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The Very First Sefer Published by the Maharal of Prague

Classics: First Edition “Gur Aryeh” ...

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The Very First Sefer Published by the Maharal of Prague

Classics: First Edition “Gur Aryeh” by the the Maharal of Prague; 1578.


Explanation on Rashi's commentary on the Chamisha Chumshei Torah authored by Rabbeinu Yehuda Lowe, better known as the “Maharal of Prague".

This rare first edition is the very first sefer printed by the Maharal and was brought to print by the Maharal himself. There are several handwritten corrections on the first pages
   
Published in Prague, 1578.
Stefansky, Sifrei Yesod – Classics No. 23

228 leaves | 31.5 cm | Professionally restored title page and last two pages |
New leather binding | Good condition


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