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Lot #    21907
Auction End Date    11/18/2008 11:07:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Sefer Shulhan haMelekh
Title (Hebrew)    ספר שולחן המלך
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Samuel ben Solomon Laniado
City    Aleppo
Publisher    Defus Yeshaya Dayan
Publication Date    1923
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [8], 154 ff., 206:130 mm., wide margins, light age staining. A very good copy bound in contemporary boards, rubbed.
   This volume contains a collection of halakhot (Jewish laws) which are applicable to the (then) present day compiled by R. Samuel Laniado (c1770-c1830). The book was published through the efforts of R. Ezra Lofez. The introduction was written by the author in 1804.

R. Laniado was the son of R. Shelomo Laniado (which was also the name of his son). He married the daughter of R. Raphael Shelomo Laniado, who was the author of Bet Dino shel Shelomo. When he died, he was eulogized by R. Abraham Sutton, as recorded in his book Malel Le'Abraham.

R. Ezra Lofez (1854-1924) taught Talmud Torah and was engaged in printing books frm original manuscripts of the scholars of Aleppo. He was a partner with R. Yeshaya Dayan in the management of his printing firm.

Paragraph 2    והוא קבוץ וחבור הדינים הנצרכים בזמן הזה המפוזרים בש"ע או"ח והאחרונים ז"ל, אשר אסף... אחד מחו"ר אר"ץ (מחכמי ורבני ארם צובה)... ר' שמואל לנייאדו זלה"ה. יצא לאור על ידי... הצעיר עזרא בכמהר"ר נסים לופז...

דף [1,ב-2]: הקדמת ר' עזרא לופז, שהוסיף גם דברי-סיום וכן דברים לכבוד אביו, מאת "רב אחד מרבני אר"ץ" (דף קנא-רנג). עם הגהות מעטות בדברי המחבר החתומות בראשי-תיבות א"ה: אמר המוציא לאור

   CD-EPI 0142289; Aleppo: City of Scholars
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Other:    Syria
Halacha:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica