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Bidding Information
Lot #    17018
Auction End Date    1/23/2007 12:08:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Seder Hakkafot Simhat ha-Torah
Title (Hebrew)    סדר הקפות שמחת התורה
Author    [Liturgy]
City    Amsterdam
Publisher    Shabbatai b. Israel Levinsohn
Publication Date    1855
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   16 ff., 194:111 mm., wide margins, light age staining. A very good copy bound in modern cloth boards.
          
Detailed
Description
   Special liturgical compositions for the Simhat Torah (the last day of the holy days begun by Sukkot) ceremony of dancing with the Torah following the custom and rite of the Hida. During the celebrations all the Torah scrolls are removed from the Ark and the bimah ("pulpit") is circled seven times (hakkafot) with song and dance.
          
Paragraph 2    ממהור"ר חיים יוסף דוד אזולאי... נעתק מספרו... צפורן שמיר. בהגהת... אליקים בלא"א אברהם פארשער...
          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0306244
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Holland:    Checked
  
Subject
  
Kabbalah:    Checked
Liturgy:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica