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Lot #    24704
Auction End Date    9/22/2009 11:22:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Kalil Tiferet
Title (Hebrew)    כליל תפארת
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Zevi Hirsch ben Meir
City    Breslau
Publisher    Leib Sulzbach
Publication Date    1820
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. [1], 80; [1], 20, [1], ff. quarto 218:170 mm., blue tint paper, wide margins, old hands, light age staining. A very good copy bound in later boards, slit.
          
Detailed
Description
   Only edition of these thirty-one discourses and a commentary on Shir ha-Shirim (Song of Songs) by R. Zevi Hirsch ben Meir (1772-1836) of Lesla. There are approbations from R. Akiva Eger, R. Jacob Larberbaum, and R. Gedaliah Lipshitz, followed by R. Zevi Hirsch’s introduction, and then the discourses, set in two columns in rabbinic type. After the discourses is verse in praise of King Friedrich Wilhelm III, paragraphs beginning with and acrostic of the kings name. There is an apologia from the author’s son who prepared the book for publication. Below the apologia is a blessing from the father for his first-born son, Judah, and then a page and a half listing of the names of the residents of Lesla who assisted in publication of Kalil Tiferet. The discourses are followed by Zevi Tiferet, R. Zevi Hirsch’s commentary on Shir ha-Shirim, with a separate title page and new foliation. The biblical text is in the center of the page in square vocalized letters, and R. Zevi Hirsch’s two part commentary on the sides, entitled Em le-Mikra and Em le-Massorah. Below is Beur ha-Milot , both in rabbinic letters.At the end of the volume are errata for Kalil Tiferet and Ma’il Katan.
          
Paragraph 2    מאת הרב המוכיח... מו"ה צבי במהור"מ (ר' מאיר) זצ"ל מ"מ דק"ק לעסלא... מילידי ק"ק מאקאווי... כולל דרושים... שנת פתחו לי ש'ע'ר'י' צדק אבא בם

דרשות. דף עט: שיר... למלך פרידריך ווילהעלם השלישי. ראינו טופס על ניירה כחול. הסכמות: ר' עקיבא גינז [איגר] מא"ש [מאייזנשטאט], פוזנן; ר' יעקב [לארבערבוים], ליסא; ר' גדלי' ליפשיץ.

          
Reference
Description
   BE caph 288; CD-EPI 0160375
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
Homiletics:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica