Auction 15
May 21, 2023 | 1:00 PM EST
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Lot : 91

Halachic fundamental

Matteh Moshe
First Edition

Cracow, 1591
Halachic rulings and Jewish customs for the entire year, along with essays on mussar and kabbalah arranged according to the…

Lot : 92

Maase Chiyya
by Rabbi Chiyya Rofeh of Tzfas
Venice, 1652


Chiddushim on Shas, shailos and teshuvos by the venerable Rav Hamusmach of Tzfas, Rabbi Chiyya Rofeh.   This sefer boasts…

Lot : 93


Mor U’Ktziah
by the Yaabetz.
First Edition
Altona, 1761-1768

  Chiddushim and explanations on Tur-Orach Chaim by Rabbi Yaakov Emden. Two volumes complete, impressive copy. The last page features…

Lot : 94

Foundational Sefer
on the Laws of Shechitah


Tevuos Shor - Simlah Chadashah
First Edition
Zolkova, 1733

   Halachic rulings regarding the laws of shechitah and treifos and chiddushim on Maseches Chulin by Rabbi Alexander Sender Shor.…

Lot : 95

Shulchan Aruch
for Students
with Title Page
in Ladino

Constantinople, 1801

Extremely rare! Pocket size Shulchan Aruch containing the halachos of Yamim Nora’im, Succah and Chanukah in a special format edition…

Lot : 96

Volume of Over 100 Teshuvos

of the Leading Rabbis of Morocco


200 years of Moroccan Rabbinate, over 100 halachic rulings, shailos and teshuvos and approximately 200 original autographs, all bound into…

Lot : 97

Semichah Letter
by Rabbi Chananya Elchanan Cohen
Firenze, 1828

Talmid of the
‘Zera Shimshon’

A beautiful handwritten semichah letter in impressive script by Rabbi Chananya Elchanan Cohen, Av Beis Din of Reggio and Firenze,…

Lot : 98

Letter by the
Sdei Chemed

to Rabbi Akiva Yosef Shlesinger

Bilohirsk, 1893

This letter was written by Rabbi Chaim Chizkiyahu Medini, Av Beis Din of Chevron and author of Sdei Chemed to…

Lot : 99

Tefillos by the
Baal Shem Tov!
Maaneh Lashon
First Edition.
Shklov, C 1813
Complete, impressive copy!

Order of prayers to be recited at the burial sites of tzaddikim composed by “The rabbi and renowned genius, holy…

Lot : 100

Chabad Bichel

Early Essays
by the Founders
of Lubavitch

“Edited precisely from the original writings” Chassidic essays related by the Admor Hazakein Rabbi Shneur Zalman of Liadi, the Baal…

Lot : 102

Likutei Muharan Tinyana.
First Edition.
Mogilev, 1811

  Wondrous chiddushei Torah drawn from the wisdom and wellsprings of salvation by Rabbi Nachman of Breslov, edited and printed…

Lot : 103

Degel Machaneh Ephraim

First Edition

Koritz, 1810

Chassidic commentaries on Chumash by Rabbi Moshe Chaim Ephraim of Sudilkov, grandson of the Baal Shem Tov. The author of…

Lot : 104

Holy Autograph

“Be'er mayim Chaim”


HaAdmor Rabbi Chaim of Czernowitz

Botoshan, 1813

    The signature of the Admor Rabbi Chaim of Czernowitz, author of Be'er Mayim Chaim and Sidduro shel Shabbos…

Lot : 105

Bas Ayin.
First Edition.
Jerusalem, 1847


originally owned by the author’s family!
  The present item boasts the Bas Ayin’s illustrious family tree as recorded by the author’s nephew Rabbi Moshe Efraim…

Lot : 106

Darkei Tzaddik
First Edition
Lvov, 1796

Customs of Rabbi Elimelech of Lizhensk

Rituals and practices for serving Hashem according to Chassidic thought by Rabbi Zecharyah Mendel of Yaroslav, including practices from his…

Lot : 107

Zera Kodesh
by Rabbi Naftali of Ropshitz

First Edition
Lemberg, 1868

Two complete volumes of sefer Zera Kodesh by Rabbi Naftali Tzvi Horowitz of Ropshitz. Vol. 1: Commentary on Torah Vol.…

Lot : 109

Admor and Miracle-Worker
Rabbi Meir of Kretchnif. 1905
“...Parnassah with dignity and comfort...”
Handwritten letter on postcard by the first Admor of Kretchnif, Rabbi Meir Rosenbaum to his son the Admor Rabbi Issamar…

Lot : 110

Admor Rabbi Eliezer Zev of Kretshnif

to His Brother the Admor Rabbi Issamar of Nadvorna. 1902

  An early and rare personal letter in the holy hand of the Admor Rabbi Eliezer Zev of Kretshnif to…

Lot : 111

Teshuvah by 
Rabbi Yitzchak 
Halevi Horowitz

AB"D of Stanislav. 1889

  Handwritten teshuvah by Rabbi Yitzchak Halevi Horowitz, Av Beis Din of Stanislav and author of Meah Shearim. Rabbi Yitzchak…

Lot : 112

The secret behind the name of the holy sefer Noam Elimelech,

by Rabbi Shimon Zelikover HY”D

  “The intelligent will understand that the sefer Noam Elimelech sweetens harsh judgments upon Klal Yisrael until today.”   A…

Lot : 113

Letter by the
Akeidas Yitzchak.
Alexander, Poland 1939

Appeal to Rescue a Student from Polish draft

      Autographed letter by the holy Admor of Alexander, Rabbi Yitzchak Menachem Danziger Hy”d to Rabbi Yosef Tzvi…

Lot : 114

Autographed Letter
by the Admor Rabbi Yisrael of Husyatin,
Grandson of Rabbi Yisrael of Ruzhin

Tel Aviv, 1930s

 The present letter was entirely handwritten and autographed by the holy Admor Rabbi Yisrael of Husyatin to his daughter Rebbetzin…

Lot : 115

Rental Contract of the Admor Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar
upon His Arrival in Yerushalayim after the Holocaust.
Jerusalem, 1946

Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum arrived in Switzerland on the 21st of Kislev in the year 1944. After a few months of…

Lot : 116

Letter to the Admor Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum from His Daughter and Son-in-Law
Jerusalem, 1948

Describing the fear in Eretz Yisrael

Two personal letters to the Admor Rabbi Yoel of Satmar: Side 1. Letter from his daughter Rebbetzin Chaya Roiza Teitelbaum.…

Lot : 117

Lengthly Letter by the Admor of Skulen

Rabbi Eliezer Zusia Portugal
Brooklyn, 1967

  “The institution shall be established at the resting place of Rabi Shimon Bar Yochai”   Handwritten and Autographed Letter…

Lot : 118

How to receive converts in our times?

A lengthly Psak by the
Klausenburger Rebbe
Netanya, 1971

  A lengthy pamphlet of chiddushei Torah on the subject of accepting converts in contemporary times authored by the Admor…

Lot : 119

איגרת קודש

Letter of Blessings from the
Admor Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson

Igeres Kodesh with warm blessings for Pesach 1977, autographed by the Admor Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson of Chabad Lubavitch. “As…

Lot : 120

Commentary on Shulchan Aruch Orach Chaim

The Vilna Gaon

First Edition.
Shklov, 1803

The Vilna Gaon’s Commentary on Shulchan Aruch Orach Chaim. First Edition. Shklov, 1803 Distinguished provenance! First edition of Shulchan Aruch…

Lot : 121

Maaseh Rav.
First Edition.
Vilna-Grodna, 1832

The Vilna Gaon’s Customs

The customs, rites, practices, and special prayers of the Vilna Gaon. Edited and compiled by Rabbi Yissachar Ber ben Rabbi…

Lot : 122

Alfei Menashe
First Edition
Vilna, 1822

Authored by
Rabbi Menashe of Ilya,
Disciple of the Vilna Gaon

Chiddushim and commentary on the Torah and Chazal; the essence of the world and its spiritual rectification; and mussar lessons…

Lot : 123

Letter by the Rosh Yeshivah of Volozhin,
Rabbi Refael Shapiro
Volozhin, 1909


   letters written by Rabbi Avraham Drushkowiz Mashgiach of Volozhin with a letter from the Rosh Yeshivah of Volozhin Rabbi…

Lot : 124

Letter by Rabbi Yitzchak Elchanan Spektor
Av Beis Din of Kovno, 1890

“I request that you write me any chiddush or kashe, and it will bring me great nachas, for this is…

Lot : 125

Kollel America Polemics

Rabbi Chaim Ozer Grodzinski to Rabbi Shmuel Salant
Vilna, 1899


Historic letter sent by Rabbi Chaim Ozer Grodzinski, Av Beis Din of Vilna, to the legendary Rav of Yerushalayim Rabbi…

Lot : 126

Historical letters 
by Rabbi Moshe Mordechai Epstein and Rabbi Yosef Chaim Sonnenfeld

Fascinating historic letters regarding the founding of the Jewish settlement in Chevron from the early days of the founding of…

Lot : 127

Letter of Blessing by the Chafetz Chaim
Radin, 1925
From Radin to New York Letter replete with warm blessings from the Chafetz Chaim, to Rabbi Moshe Zevulun Margalies, elder…

Lot : 128

Handwritten Chiddushei Torah
by Rabbi Shlomo Heiman,
Rosh Mesivta of Torah Vodaath.

New York, Circa 1940

 Chiddushim on maseches Chulin and segments of chiddushim on masechtos Yevamos and Chulin by the holy hand of Rabbi Shlomo…

Lot : 129

Shoneh Halachos

Volume 3


Original Manuscript Entirely Handwritten by

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky

Handwritten and Autographed Manuscript of Shoneh Halachos Volume 3 by Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky Shoneh Halachos is the well-known and fundamental…

Lot : 130

Chochmas Hamazalos
Rare Book on Astronomy
Basel, 1527


A very rare work on astronomy and calculating the Jewish calendar  Contains an anthology of essays and partial essays in…

Lot : 131

Ibur Shanim 
Venice, 1579

Fundamental work on the Jewish calendar

  Comprehensive composition on setting the Hebrew calendar, along with the calculations of the years, molados and seasons; rules on…

Lot : 132

A peek into Ashkenazic life in Amsterdam!

Takanos Hakehillah

Important collection of 12 booklets presenting the codes and shul policies of the Ashkenazic community in Amsterdam.  These booklets are…
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