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Lot #    26931
Auction End Date    6/15/2010 11:29:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Tikkunei ha-Zohar
Title (Hebrew)    תיקוני הזהר
Author    [Kabbalah] R. Simon b. Yohai
City    Constantinople
Publisher    דפוס יצחק בן אברהם קאשטרו
Publication Date    1808
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [2], 156 ff., 230:165 mm., wide margins, light age and damp staining, old hands, 2 ff from another work bound in after title. A good copy bound in contemporary leather over boards, rubbed.
   Commentary to the Torah portion Bereshit, each section (tikkun) beginning with a new interpretation of the word bereshit ("in the beginning"). The work was designed to contain 70 tikkunim, confirming to "the 70 aspects of the Torah." The volume is many times referred to as part five of the Zohar. Includes cross-references and Derekh Emet. On the final leaves appears a commentary published from R. Hayyim Vital’s autograph who copied it from a manuscript of the Ar”i z”l.
Paragraph 2    בשנת ה' ב'מ'צ'ו'ת'י'ך' חייני

דף 2: הקדמת המדפיס, הכותב שהגהת הספר נעשתה על פי דפוסי קושטא וליוורנו; "תפלה קודם הלמוד קבלה מהאר"י". על פי הוצאת קושטאנדינא ת"ק, עם הביאורים מאת ר' חיים אלפאנדארי, ר' יעקב ווילנא ובנו ר' חיים ירוחם ואחרים. מסדר האותיות: בצלאל בן אברהם הלוי אשכנזי; "המפזר": דוד פסח.

   CD-EPI 0302070; Vinograd, Constantinople 645
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Greece-Turkey:    Checked
Kabbalah:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica