SIDUR SEFAT EMET HE-HADASH: KE-MINHAG SEFARAD BE-OTIYOT GEDOLOT, KOLEL KOL HA-TEFILOT VEHA-BAKASHOT ASHER YA’AROKH KOL ISH YISRAEL LE-ELOHAV MIDE YOM BE-YOMO, VEHA-TEFILOT MESUDAROT KE-SIDRAN IM HOSAFOT RABOT KE-MEVO’AR BE-SHA’AR HA-SHENI
Pietrekov: Bi-Defus Ve-Hotsa’at Mordekhai Tsederboim, 1913. Hardcover. Item #32543
Original Cloth. 32mo (pocket-sized). 608 + 176 pages. 12 cm. In Hebrew. Yehudah Aryeh Leib Alter “also known by the title of his main work, the Sfas Emes, was a Hasidic rabbi who succeeded his grandfather, Rabbi Yitzchak Meir Alter, as the av beis din (head of the rabbinical court) and Rav of Gora Kalwaria, Poland (known in Yiddish as the town of Ger) , and succeeded the Rebbe, Reb Heynekh of Alexander, as Rebbe of the Gerrer Hasidim. His output was prodigious, and his works (all entitled Sfas Emes) deal with the Talmud, the ethics of the Midrash, and mysticism of the Zohar” (Wikipedia) . Subjects: Siddurim - Texts. Judaism - Sephardic rite - Liturgy – Texts. OCLC lists 3 copies worldwide (Yale, Harvard, National Library of Israel) . Wear to binding. Yellowing of pages. Cloth cover wrinkled. Bumped cover and page corners and edges. Wear to spine. Fair condition. (Heb-35-19).