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Bidding Information
Lot #    16763
Auction End Date    1/23/2007 10:01:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Hamisha Humshei Torah
Title (Hebrew)    חמשה חומשי תורה - תנך
Author    [Miniature - Bible]
City    Leiden
Publisher    Sons of Franciscus Raphelengius
Publication Date    1610
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   227; 264; 238; 287 pp., 106:51 mm., light age staining, nice margins, marbled end papers. A very good copy bound in contemporary full leather boards, tooled in gild, spine in compartments, rubbed.
   The Bible unvocalized (pronunciation symbols) by the pioneers of Hebrew topography in the Northern Netherlands. The works produced by this press set an example for their successors with the high quality and beautiful layout of their Hebrew publications.
Paragraph 2    (נביאים ראשונים... נביאים אחרונים ... כתובים). נדפס עם רב העיון. [חלק א-ד]. דפוס בני פרנקישקוש רפלנגיוש,

לכל חלק שער מיוחד. שנת הדפוס רק בשער החומש. לא מנוקד. כל פסוק חמישי סומן באות. בחומש סומנו גם פרשיות פתוחות וסתומות (פ,ס).

   CD-EPI 0304556; Fuks, Holland 25
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Listing Classification
17th Century:    Checked
Holland:    Checked
Bible:    Checked
Bindings:    Checked
Miniatures:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica