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Lot #    35154
Auction End Date    7/17/2012 1:16:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Nahalat Avot
Title (Hebrew)    נחלת אבות
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Meshullam Zalman ha-Kohen
City    Fuerth
Publisher    איצק צירנדארף
Publication Date    1811
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 53 ff., 4°, 195:167 mm., light age staining. A very good copy not bound.
          
Detailed
Description
   R. Meshullam Zalman ha-Kohen (late 18th and early 19th century), preacher and moralist in Fuerth, Bavaria. Nahalat Avot ("Heritage of our Fathers," Fuerth, 1811), his second work, was written when the author was 70 years old. Utilizing the form of the ethical will, the book was intended to educate both the Author's children and pupils. After an introduction in rhymed prose, the work comprises sermons on ethical subjects - both personal and social - the commandments, and devotion to G-d.
          
Paragraph 2    תוכחת מוסר מהרז"ך [ר' זלמן כהן]...לפרט שמעו בנים מוסר אב והקשיבו ל'ד'ע'ת' ב'י'נ'ה'
          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0140761; EJ
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
Other:    Ethics
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica