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Lot #    17587
Auction End Date    3/13/2007 2:10:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Pizmonim le-Simhat Torah
Title (Hebrew)    פזמונים לשמחת התורה
Author    [First Ed. - Liturgy]
City    Bombay
Publisher    Anglo Jewish...
Publication Date    1885
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   First edition. 30 pp., plus additional-title wrappers (bound in), 118:75 mm., usual light age staining. A very good copy bound in later half cloth boards.
   Scarce copy of the Pizmonin le-Simhat Torah printed for the Jews of Bombay in 1885. The title page states that it is, Pizmonim le-Simhat Torah according to the customs of Baghdad. Printed at the expense of Moses Judah Kohen, shamash of Keneset Eliyah at the press of . . . in Bombay in the month of Elul 645 (1885). Below this text, is added, printed by Aaron Jacob Samuel. The piyyutim are liturgical prayers with refrain. The text of the title page also appears on the wrapper. The volume is set in square vocalized letters.
Paragraph 2    כמנהג... בגדאד... נדפסה בהוצאות משה יהודה כהן הי"ו שמאש[!] כנסת אליהו... בחדש אלול... נדפסה על ידי אהרן יעקב שמואל...

יח פיוטים, בלתי מנוקדים.

   CD-EPI 0310346
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Other:    India
Liturgy:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Miniatures:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica