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LOT 055: Tzur Yaakov:

Only edition. Izmir 1866. With author’s dedication.
צור יעקב. מהדורה יחידה. איזמיר תרכ”ו ...

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06/03/2018 at Legacy judaica
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Only edition. Izmir 1866. With author’s dedication.
צור יעקב. מהדורה יחידה. איזמיר תרכ”ו (1866). עם הקדשת המחבר.

Derashos and commentary on the weekly Torah portions authored by R. Bechor Yaakov Ya’avetz. With an important introduction by R. Chaim Palagi attesting to the author’s greatness in Torah.
R. Bechor Yaakov Ya’avetz (died 1875) was among the distinguished Talmidei Chachomim in Izmir. Towards the end of his life he immigrated to Eretz Yisroel settling in Yerusholayim.
With a handwritten dedication signed by the author.
Yaari Izmir 140. Roditi press. 4, 223 pages. 32 cm. Overall good condition. Some worming affecting text. Antique binding (loose).
Opening bid $300