Auction 24 Auction No. 24 A special auction of Judaica details and rare and important Hasidic books from a private collection
Jul 31, 2019 (Your local time)
Israel
 Harav Kook Street 10 Bnei Brak

Auction no. 24

Will take place on Wednesday 28 Tamuz 5769 

31 July. 2019 

In the Achim Center of Rabbi Akiva st. 86, Bnei Brak 

At 20:00 Israel time  

The auction has ended

LOT 024:

Two books of Rabbi Yehuda Leib Adel, the Maggid of Slonim: Mei Nifto’ach and Mayim Tehorim—first edition ...

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$ 200
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Two books of Rabbi Yehuda Leib Adel, the Maggid of Slonim: Mei Nifto’ach and Mayim Tehorim—first edition, Bialystock 1816-7.
1. Mei Nifto’ach, exegesis on Rambam’s commentary on Seder Taharot—first edition 1816. 9, 64 pages.
2. Mayim Tehorim, commentary on the mishnayot of Seder Taharot—first edition, 1817. [2], 50, [2] pages. First and last pages disconnected, binding coming apart. Stains. Generally good condition.
Signatures of ownership of Rabbi Baruch Rabinowitz, rabbi of the Gra community in Chicago, before which he was rabbi in Vitebsk. Additional stamp of his from when he was in Vitebsk. Rabbi Yehuda Leib HaLevi Adel (Adel was originally an abbreviation for the words “Ad LaMaor”, hinting at his lineage all the way to Rabbi Zerachiya HaLevi, the Maor) lived from 1757-1828, was the Maggid of Slonim, son of Rabbi Moshe Adel of Zamoshz. Studied with Rabbi Shlomo of Halem (the Markevat HaMishnah), who served as rabbi of the city. In his youth he studied years in Brody, where he began to work in darshanut.