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Lot #    26782
Auction End Date    6/15/2010 10:14:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Yam shel Shelomo
Title (Hebrew)    ים של שלמה ע'מ יבמות
Author    [First Ed] R. Solomon ben Jehiel Luria (Maharshal)
City    Altona
Publisher    Aaron b. Elijah Katz
Publication Date    1739
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   First edition. [3], 2-93, [3] ff., 318:188 mm., usual light age and damp staining. A very good copy bound in contemporary boards, rubbed.
          
Paragraph 1    With the approbation of R. Jacob Emden.
          
Detailed
Description
   Important novellae to tractate Yevamot (dealing with levirate laws) by R. Solomon ben Jehiel Luria (Maharshal, c. 1510-64). Maharshal’s emendations, now appended to editions of the Talmud, are based on the second Bomberg Talmud.

The Maharshal was descended from a distinguished family, tracing his lineage to Rashi. His teachers were his father R. Jehiel and his maternal grandfather, R. Isaac Klober of Posen. Luria served as rabbi and head of the yeshiva in Ostrog, leaving after twenty years for Brisk and subsequently becoming a rosh yeshivah in the yeshiva of Shalom Shachna. In 1567, Maharshal founded his own yeshiva. His students include R. Mordecai Jaffe (Levush), Joshua Falk (Derishah u-Perishah), and Hayyim ben Bezalel. Maharshal was known for his intellectual independence.

          
Paragraph 2    על מסכת יבמות... הכינה ... ר' שלמה לוריא ... והיה טמון באיש... ר' יצחק זלה"ה שהיה אב"ד ור"מ דק"ק פוזנן ... ואחר כך בא ליד בנו... ר' יעקב זלה"ה אשר מילא מקום אביו... ואח"כ בא ליד נכדם... ר' שלמה זלמן (בלאמ"ו... ר' אברהם מקרעמניץ) אב"ד ור"מ דק"ק גרידץ ש"ב של המחבר... להוציא לאור חיבור זה... טרח ויגע...

בראש הספר ובסופו חידושי-תורה, מאת המביא לבית הדפוס. הסכמות: ר' יחזקאל ב"ר אברהם קצנאלנפוגין, אה"ו, אח"ס [איסרו- חג סוכות, כד תשרי] ת"ק; ר' יעקב כהן [פאפרש] מפראג, ורנקורט (דמיין), ראש-חודש אלול [תצ"ט]; ר' יעקב ב"ר צבי אשכנזי, (אב"ד דק"ק עמדין), אלטונא, ז מרחשוון ת"ק.

          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0143799
        
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Listing Classification
Period
  
18th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
Novellae:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica