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ha-Mishpatim: Mishpete me'ora'ot  Avgust 1929 [Laws and Regulations Related to the Arab Riots of 1929]
1 ha-Mishpatim: Mishpete me'ora'ot Avgust 1929 [Laws and Regulations Related to the Arab Riots of 1929]
Tel Aviv Hotsaat Sefarim 1930 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 24 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. Three parts in one volume. 241 p. Includes several black and white photographs. Text is unmarked (no underlining or notations). Age toning to leaves especially around the edges. In the summer of 1929, a dispute between Muslims and Jews over access to the Western Wall in Jerusalem escalated, and erupted into a series of violent demonstrations and riots in late August. Helek 1. Mishpatim ketanim u-gedolim be-September ve-Oktober ; Mishpat ha-Shekh Talib Marakah mi-Hevron. Helek 2. Mishpete rotshe Tsefat vad sof November ; Mishpat ha-alilah al Yitshak O'adis be-Yafo. Helek 3. Mishpat rotshe ha-Rav Kastil mi-Hevron ve-od ; Mishpat ha-ne'eshamim be-retsah bet Maklef be-Motsa ; Mishpat Orpali ve-rotsho shel Rozin be-Yafo. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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2 Midrash Tanhuma [Tanchuma]
Jerusalem Makor 1971 Facsimile Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 31 cm tall 
Limited Facsimile edition of 200 copies of the first Edition Constantinople, 1520-1522. Text in Hebrew. Additional title page in English. 216 p. At top of title page: Defusim rishonim shel kovtse ha-Midrashim [The first editions of the Midrashim]. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Midrash Tanhuma is the name given to three different collections of Pentateuch aggadot; two are extant, while the third is known only through citations. These midrashim, although bearing the name of R. Tanhuma, must not be regarded as having been written or edited by him. The three collections were edited at different times.[Wikipedia] 
Price: 275.00 USD
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3 Sefer Midrash rabah [3 volumes in 2]
Yerusalayim s.n. 1961 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 41 cm 
Text in Hebrew. Three volumes in two (complete). Originally published Vilna, 1884-1887. Some wear to the edges of the binding with some small tears on the top of the spine of one volume. Previous owner's name written on ffep of one volume. Text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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4 The Holy Scriptures of the Old Testament : Hebrew and English
London British & Foreign Bible Society 1939 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 22 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew and English. 1384 p. Previous owner's bookplate on rear pastedown. Light wear to the binding with most at the corners. Text is clean and unmarked by underlining or notations. Although published by the Bible Society in London, the book is marked that it was printed in Germany. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Alexander Susskind ben Moses, of Grodno Sefer Yesod e-shoresh ha-avodah : ha-shalem : shel ha-tefilah eha-Torah eha-mitsot / ibro Aleksander Zisind b. mo. Mosheh ; ubar e-sudar a. y. Shelomoh Shefer. [2 volumes]
Bene-Berak Makhon le-hotsaat sefarim "asde ayim" she-a. y. Merkaz Mosdot "Nadvornah" be-Er. ha-. 1987 Later Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 25 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. Two volumes (complete). Text is unmarked is unmarked by underlining or notations in each volume. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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6 Ashkenazi, Baermann (Issacher Berman ben Naphtali, ha-Kohen); Einhorn, Zeeb Wolf Sefer Midrash rabah 'im kol ha-ma'alot ke-mevo'ar ba-sha'ar ha-sheni (2 volumes)
Bene Barak Mishor Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 34 cm 
Text in Hebrew. Two volumes. Reprint of: Vilna: Ba-defus ve-hotsa'at ha-'almanah veha-'ahim Rom. Variant title: Midrash rabah 'al Hamishah humshe Torah ve-hamesh megilot. Tear at bottom of spine of volume 1. Previous owner's blind stamp on ffep. Text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. Ashkenazi, Baermann was a Polish commentator on Bible and Midrash; lived in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Though the foremost of all Midrash commentators, the only fact known about him is that he lived in Szczebrzescin. Ashkenazi's great merit lies in the fact that he was the first and almost the sole commentator of the Midrash Rabbah (on the Pentateuch and the five Megillot) who combined extensive knowledge of the subject with sound critical judgment. He considered it of primary importance to render the Midrash text as correct as possible. The material upon which he applied his critical acumen consisted not alone of the texts that had been printed up to that time, but also of a number of manuscripts.[JewishEncyclopedia] 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7 Bacher, Wilhelm R. Avraham Ibn 'Ezra ha-medakdek / turgam mi-Germanit 'al yede A.Z. Rabinovits
Tel-Aviv s.n. 1931 First Thus Hard Cover Good No Jacket 23 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. 149 p. Some age toning to the endpapers. Stiff paper boards show some light age toning around the edges. Previous owner's name written on ffep. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Abraham ben Meir Ibn Ezra (1089 - c.1167) was one of the most distinguished Jewish biblical commentators and philosophers of the Middle Ages. Wilhelm Bacher (1850 - 1913) was a Jewish Hungarian scholar, rabbi, Orientalist and linguist, born in Liptó-Szent-Miklós, Hungary to the Hebrew writer Simon Bacher. Wilhelm was himself a prolific writer, authoring or co-authoring approximately 750 works. He was a contributor to many encyclopedias, and was a major contributor to the landmark Jewish Encyclopedia throughout all its 12 volumes. Although almost all of Bacher's works were written in German or Hungarian, at the urging of Hayyim Nahman Bialik many were subsequently translated into Hebrew by Alexander Siskind Rabinovitz.[Wikipedia] 
Price: 50.00 USD
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8 Bar Droma, Chaim ha-Negev : geografyah meforetet shel ha-Negev ve-Sinai mi-Be'er Sheva' 'ad te'alat Sues veha-Yam ha-Adom
Jerusalem s.n. 1935 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 23 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. xvi, 641 p. Includes several illustrations and foldout maps. Scattered foxing with most on the edges. Hinges a bit loose. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Binding has wear with most to top and bottom of the spine. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Ben--Menahem, Naftali Pith she'arim ; diyyuqim we-'iyyunim biyyobibliyyografiyyim
Yerusalayim Mosad ha-Rav Quq 1976 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 22 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. 472 p. Includes facsims. Some chipping to the dustjacket. Text is clean and unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Benjamin ben Aaron, of Zalozce Helkat Binyamin : be'ur ... 'al ha-Hagadah shel Pesah
Brooklyn Ahim Grois 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 24 cm tall 
Text is Hebrew. Light wear to the binding. The text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 Bloch, Chajim [Chaim]; Geyer, Meyer Hekhal le-divre Hazal u-pitgamehem. Bo na'atsru ma'amarim u-pitgamim she-lo nimtse'u bi-khol ha-otsrot veha-maftahot she-nidfasu 'ad ko. Mi-tokh Talmud Bavli u-Yerushalmi, midrashim, Zohar, [v.e]sifrut yeme ha-benayim. Bi-hishtatfut Me'ir Ga'ir...
Nyu - York [New York] Bet mishar sefarim Pardes u-bet defus Sha'ulzon 1948 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 28 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. pp. 637. Additional title page in English: "Hechal l'divre chazal uphisgomehem; a concordance of quotations from the Talmud Bavli and Yerushalmi, Midrash and medieval literature. In collaboration with Meyer Geyer." Brief notation by previous owner on ffep. Small quarter inch tear on top edge of spine. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 Bornstein, Abraham ben Ze'ev Nahum (1839-1910) Sefer She'elot u-teshuvot Avne nezer (4 volumes in 2)
Yerushalayim (Jerusalem) Sefer Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 28 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. Four volumes in two (complete). 317, 312, 258, 286 p. Contents: 1. Orah hayyim -- 2. Yoreh de'ah. -- 3. Even ha-ezer. -- 4. Hoshen mishpat. Originally published: Pietrokov : Bi-defus H. Folman, 672-694 [1912-1933 or 1934]. Some very light age toning to the leaves. Hinges a bit weak in one volume, but still firmly attached. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Abraham ben Ze'ev Nahum Bornstein of Sochaczew (1839-1910) was a Polish rabbi, head of the bet din of Sochaczew. In 1870, following the death of Hanokh Henyekh, leader of the Aleksandrow Hasidim, he was appointed his successor, but was harassed by slanderers. Abraham founded a yeshivah and was one of the great halakhic authorities of his generation. He originated a special approach to halakhic studies and educated in his yeshivah a generation of disciples who became scholarly Hasidic leaders. Abraham's halakhic works are Eglei Tal (1905), including a study of the laws of the Sabbath, and Avnei Nezer (1912-34), a collection of responsa on the four parts of the Shulhan Arukh. He was succeeded as head of the Aleksandrow Hasidim by his only son, Samuel (1856-1926), who edited his father's writings and responsa on the Shulhan Arukh, and wrote Shem mi-Shemu'el (1928-34) which sets forth many of his father's ideas on Hasidism.[Encyclopaedia Judaica] 
Price: 150.00 USD
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13 Danziger, Meier; Weil, Jacob ben Judah Der theoretische und praktische Schächter. Nach dem ohel jisrael des Rabbi J. Weil
Brilon M. Friedlander 1877 Tenth Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 18 cm tall 
Text in German (fraktur) with Hebrew terms throughout. pp. v, 60. The boards are chipped and worn along the edges. There are some scattered pencil marks and foxing. The last two leaves are slightly dog-eared in the lower corner. Jacob Weil was a German rabbi and Talmudist during the first half of the fifteenth century. Of Weil's works only a collection of opinions and decisions, "She'elot u-Teshubot" (Venice, 1549), has been preserved. To this work was added an appendix entitled "Sheiot u-Bediot," containing regulations for slaughtering and for the examination of slaughtered cattle. These rules have been regarded as authoritative by later rabbis. [Wikipedia] 
Price: 55.00 USD
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14 Dumas Fils, Alexandre; Fine, Issac (trans.); Orlan, Haiyim (trans.) Eshet Klod / Claude's Wife - A Play in Three Acts
Klivland, Ohayo [Cleveland, Ohio] 1969 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good 22 cm tall 
Text in Hebrrew. 81 p. Reprinted from the Hadoar issues 15-22, 1969. Translation of "La femme de Claude". Additional title page and cover in English and a photocopy of the original French title page. . Some sticker residue on English cover. Also some staining on the Hebrew cover. Ex-Libris bookplate of one of the translators, Dr. Issac Fine Professor Emeritus, Cleveland College of Jewish Studies. Reprinted from the Hadoar issues 15-22, 1969. Spiral bound. Small spot of sticker residue on front cover. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 Ehrlich, Arnold B.; Orlinsky, Harry M. (prolegomenon) Mikrâ Ki-pheschutô / The Bible according to its literal meaning / 3 volumes V. 1. The Pentateuch -- v. 2. The Prose Books -- v. 3. The Prophets
New York Ktav Publishing House 1969 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 24 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. Prolegomenon is in English with some Hebrew. Three volumes (complete). V. 1. The Pentateuch 384, xxxviii p.-- v. 2. The Prose Books 470, xi p. -- v. 3. The Prophets 518 p. Added title page in German: Mikrâ Ki-pheschutô (Die Schrift nach ihrem Wortlaut). Reprint of Berlin, 1899-1901 edition. The binding shows minimal wear. Text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. 
Price: 64.00 USD
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16 Eliezer, Tobiah ben; Bamberger, B.; Greenup, Albert William Perush Leqach Tov (P'siqta Zutarta) al Megillat Ruth / Perush Leqach Tov 'al megilat Shir ha-shirim
[Jerusalem] s.n. Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 25 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. Two books bound as one (gilt letters on cover:Midrash Lekah tov 'al Rutne-shir ha-shirim). Sun fadiing to the soine and some on covers. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. First book is in Hebrew with added title page in German. 52 p. Title on added title page in German: Lekach Tob (Pesikta Sutrata): ein agadischer Kommentar zu Megillat Ruth; von Tobia ben Elieser; mit Commentar versehen von Seckel Bamberger. Reprint of previous edition: Aschaffenburg, Druck von Oscar Lehmann, Mainz, 1887. Second book in Hebrew text with added title page in English. 108 p. Enlarged and enhanced photocopy. Title on added title page in English: The commentary of Rabbi Tobia ben Elieser on Canticles by A.W. Greenup. Reprint of previous edition: London; A. Greenup, 1909. Tobiah ben Eliezer was a Talmudist and poet of the 11th century, author of the Lekah Tov or Pesikta Zutarta, a midrashic commentary on the Pentateuch and the Five Megillot.[Wikipedia] 
Price: 45.00 USD
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17 Emden, Jacob; Kluger, Solomon ben Judah Aaron Sidur bet Ya'akov / she-hiber ... Ya'akov me-'Emdin ... ; ve-'atah nitvasef perush Yeri'ot Shelomoh ... [me'et] Shelomoh Kluger
[New York] Otsar ha-sefarim Later Edition Hard Cover NF No Jacket 24 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. 2 volumes in one. 472 leaves. Photocopy of Lemberg, 1903/04 edition. Previous owner's blindstamp on blank ffep. Text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. Jacob Emden, also known as Ya'avetz (1697 - 1776), was a leading German rabbi and talmudist who championed Orthodox Judaism in the face of the growing influence of the Sabbatean movement. Solomon ben Judah Aaron Kluger (1785-1869) born at Komarow, Congress Poland, was chief dayyan and preacher of Brody, Galicia. During his long life Rabbi Kluger wrote a great number of works—one hundred and sixty volumes. He wrote on all the branches of rabbinical literature as well as on Biblical and Talmudic exegesis.[Wikipedia] 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Epstein, Jehiel Michael ben Aaron Isaac, Halevi Sefer 'Arukh ha-shulhan : bo yevo'ar kol ha-dinim va-halakhot ha-ketuvim be-Shu. 'a. / me-et Yehi'el Mikhal b. ha-Rav Aharon ha-Levi Epshtain (8 volumes)
Israel s.n. Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 25 cm tall 
8 volumes complete. Light wear to the bindings. Text is clean, tight and unmarked by underlining or notations. Previous owner's blind stamp on ffep. Some smudges of soiling on the fore-edges. Published in Israel during the 1980s. Commentary on the Shulhan 'Arukh by Joseph ben Ephraim Karo. Subtitles vary. Some vols. reprint of: Pietrokov : Mordekhai Tsederboym, 667 [1907], other vols. reprint of : Varsha : Natan Shriftgisser, 653 [1893]. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations in each volume. This is a large and heavy set. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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19 Even-Shoshan, Avraham ha-Milon he-hadash; otsar shalem shel ha-lashon ha-'Ivrit ha-sifrutit, ha-mada'it veha-meduberet, nivim va-amarot 'Ivriyim va-Aramiyim, munahim benle'umiyim, me-et Avraham Even-Shoshan, be-hishtatfut hever anshe mada' [7 volumes]
Yerushalayim Kiryat-Sefer 1966 New and expanded edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 28 cm tall 
Text in Hebrew. Seven volumes (complete). 25, 3109 p. Previous owner's ex-libris name stamp in each volume. Text is unmarked by underlining or notations. Contents: kerekh 1. [Aleph]-[Dalet] -- kerekh 2. [He]-[Tet] -- kerekh 3. [Yod]-[Mem] -- kerekh 4. [Mem]-[Samekh] -- kerekh 5. [Ayin]-[Tzadi] -- kerekh 6. [Kuf]-[Resh] -- kerekh 7. [Shin]-[Tav] u-musafim. Avraham Even-Shoshan (1906 - 1984) was a Russian-born Hebrew linguist and lexicographer, compiler of the Even-Shoshan dictionary, one of the foremost dictionaries of the Hebrew language.[Wikipedia] 
Price: 500.00 USD
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Toldot ha-defus ha-Ivri be-Polanya / History of Hebrew Typography in Poland from the Beginning of the Year 1534, and Its Development Up to Our Days. Biographies of the First Printers, Their assistants and Successors, with Bibliography of All Printed..., Friedberg, Ch. B.
20 Friedberg, Ch. B. Toldot ha-defus ha-Ivri be-Polanya / History of Hebrew Typography in Poland from the Beginning of the Year 1534, and Its Development Up to Our Days. Biographies of the First Printers, Their assistants and Successors, with Bibliography of All Printed...
Tel Aviv Baruch Freidberg 1950 Second Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
Text in Hebrew. Additional title page in English. pp. 195. Boards have wear with bumping to corners and small scrapes and rubbing. Text is clean and unmarked (no underlining or notations). 
Price: 75.00 USD
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