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Lot #    32341
Auction End Date    12/20/2011 11:07:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Mai ha-Shiliah
Title (Hebrew)    מי השליח
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Israel ben Aaron Rabinowitz
City    Przemysl
Publisher    Zupnik Knoller & Hamerschmid
Publication Date    1884
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [3], 5-71, [3] ff. folio 295:192 mm., nice margins, usual age staining, bound in contemporary boards, rubbed.
   Only edition of these responsa by R. Israel ben Aaron Rabinowitz. The title page notes that R. Rabinowitz’s father was the author of Beit Aharon and was av bet din inb Atshkof and that he is the grandson of R. Henokh, av bet din in Yas, grandson of R. Leib and descended from R. Solomon Luria ([Mah]rshal) and from Rashi. There is an introduction, followed by approbations from R. Isaac Shmelkish, R. Isaac Aaron Ettinga, R. Aaron Meir, R. Jacob Widenfeld, and R. Judah Leibush Landau. The text in a single column in rabbinic letters, accompanied by marginal references. Mai ha-Shiliah is comprised of thirty responsa, followed by an index and an alphabetic list of the individuals who financed publication.
Paragraph 2    (שו"ת) אשר חברתי ... אני ... ישראל (Rabinowitz) בהרב ... מ' אהרן ... נכד ... מ' העניך ז"ל שהי' אב"ד דק' יאס כמה שנים נכד ... ר' ליב ...

הסכמות: ר' יצחק שמעלקיש, פרעמישלא, ד בהעלותך תרמ"ד [עם הערות]; ר' יצחק אהרן אייטינגא, לבוב, ג מרחשון תרמ"ה; ר' אהרן מאיר , אטשאקוב; ר' יעקב וויידענפעלד, הרימלוב, ב אדר תרמ"ה; ר' יהודא ליבש לאנדא, סאדיגורא, ח תשרי תרמ"ה; ר' יעקב יצחק יוטס, לבוב, ב דראש-חודש מנחם-אב תרמ"ד.

   BE mem 1604; CD-EPI 0166189
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
Responsa:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica