SEDER HA-HAGGADAH LE-LEL SHIMURIM : U-NILVAH ELAV BE-OR HADASH OR YESHARIM.
Koeningsburg : Tuvia Hacohen Efrati, 1857. Hardcover. Item #36661
Period boards. 8vo, 30 pages. 18cm. In Hebrew. Yaari, 778. Haggadah with commentary Ohr Yesharim by Rabbi Yechiel Heller. Rabbi Heller (1814-1862) was already known in his youth as one of the leading Torah scholars of his days. Born in Koidanov, he studied in yeshivot in Minsk and was renowned as the "Ilui of Koidanov". At the age of 21, he was appointed Rabbi in Hlusk and in 1843 as Rabbi of Vawkavysk, succeeding Rabbi Yitzchak Isaac Chaver. In 1854, he began serving in the Suwalki rabbinate and at that time printed his commentary on the Passover Haggadah (Kedem, 2016) . Subjects: Liturgy and ritual. Hagadah. Yiddish. Judaism - Liturgy - Texts. OCLC only lists two copies (Harvard and Ets Haim in Netherlands) . Ex-library with usual markings. Minor soiling to pages, with edgewear to some. Binding and boards are heavily worn. Good- condition. (Hag-18-9A).