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LOT 34:

Pirkei Rebbe Eliezer (Chassidic) Zhitomer, 1848.

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Pirkei Rebbe Eliezer (Chassidic) Zhitomer, 1848.
by Rabbi Eliezer Ben Hyrcanus

Medrash Pirkei D'Rabbi Eliezer. Printed by Brothers Rabbi Chanina Lipa and Rabbi Arye Leib and Rabbi Yehoshua Heschel Shapiro Press grandsons of Rav of Slavita. Zhitomir. 1848.

Rare, has appeared only once at public auction.

One of the earliest published Midrashim, Pirkei Rebbi Eliezer encompasses ethical teachings for daily life, by demonstrating moral values gathered from the Biblical narrative. For many generations, the Pirkei Rebbe Eliezer, was one of the most popular Midrashim, beloved by both scholars and laymen.

Original cloth binding, detached with title, title torn at right margin affecting border, title missing Hebrew date in centre, repaired.

Otherwise a good sound copy.

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