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Lot #    16780
Auction End Date    1/23/2007 10:09:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Horu'ah D'Bet Din
Title (Hebrew)    הוראה דבית דין
Author    [Noted Copy] R. Moshe Pardo
City    Izmir (Symrna)
Publisher    Ben Zion Benjamin Roditi
Publication Date    1872
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [1], 77 ff., 210:148 mm., light age and damp staining, old hand on fly. A very good copy loose in contemporary half leather and marbled paper boards, rubbed.
Paragraph 1    With the Author's handwritten dedication on fly.
   Hebrew names utilized in divorce proceedings in Jerusalem. Correct spelling and halachic references are given for each name. R. Moshe Pardo was born in Jerusalem. After serving as rabbi in Jerusalem for many years, he left the city in 1870, traveling to North Africa on a mission on behalf of Jerusalem. On his return trip in 1871 he stopped at Alexandria and accepted an offer to serve as the rabbi of the Jewish community there, a post which he retained until his death. R. Pardo was the author of several works on responsa and novellae including: Zedek u-Mishpat (Izmir 1874) thick volume of novellae and responsa to the Shulhan Arukh, Hoshen Mishpat; Shemo Moshe (Izmir 1874) thick volume of novellae and responsa to the Shulhan Arukh; major responsa in R. Manasseh Sutton's (Sathun), Kenisiyah le-Shem Shamayim (Jerusalem - Aram Zova (Aleppo) 1874); Shir Hadash (Alexandria 1877) poetry and liturgy.
Paragraph 2    קונטרס מזכרת הגטין [בסדר א"ב] אשר נמצאו ביד הסופר המשרת בתי דינים של עה"ק ירושלים ת"ו עם קצת הערות משלי אנכי... מצעירי... צאן ירושלים וכעת מתגורר פה נא אמון... משה פארדו...
   Friedberg 603; EJ; CD-EPI 0156666
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Greece-Turkey:    Checked
Halacha:    Checked
Autographed:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica