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Lot #    24601
Auction End Date    9/22/2009 10:31:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Revah ve-Hatsalah
Title (Hebrew)    רוח והצלה
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Hayyim Zevi Hirsch Broda
City    Vilna
Publisher    Judah Leib Lipman Metz
Publication Date    1886
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition of commentary. [2], 78 pp. octavo 200:140 mm., title trimmed, usual age staining, not bound.
   Only edition of this attractive commentary on Megillat Esther by R. Hayyim Zevi Hirsch ben Joshua Broda. The title page describes it as a new explanation and satisfactory commentary on Megillat Esther. It further informs that R. Broda was also the author of She’erit Hayyim on the laws of ri’ibus and currently resides in Shukshna. The text is comprised of Megillat Esther at the top of the page in vocalized square letter and below it a two part commentary. The first is ha-dikdukim, a concise explanation. Below ha-dikdukim is a detailed discursive commentary entitled Be’urim. In Be’urim R. Broda, utilizing a wide variety of sources, among them midrashim, provides insights and explains allusions in the Megillah. At the end of the volume are the benedictions recited after reading the Megillah and the laws pertaining to shelo’ah Manot and the Purim seudah. to R. Broda’s other works include Otsar Hayyim (Vilna, 1899), halakhic discourses and novellae; and the above mentioned She’erit Hayyim (Vilna, 1881) on the taryag mitzvot.
Paragraph 2    ... ביאור... ופירוש... על מגילת אסתר... בדרך נאות ועפ"י מדרשי חז"ל. חובר מאתי חיים צבי הירש בן... מהו' יהושע זלל"ה ברודא ... חונה בק"ק שוועקשנא...

עם הפנים. עם ברכות המגילה שלפני הקריאה ואחריה; דיני תענית אסתר, תפילת פורים, ברכות המגילה, זמן קריאת המגילה, קריאת המגילה, דיני משלוח מנות וסעודת פורים.

   BE resh 205; CD-EPI 0172002
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
Bible:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica