HELEK RISHON MI-SEFER ARBA’ YESODOT
Amsterdam: Yohanan Levi Rofe, 1783. Item #38480
First edition. Later boards. 4to. 102 pages; 24.5 cm. In Hebrew. Yaari 203. Title translates to “First Part Four Foundations.” Includes incorrect facsimile of the title page from a previous owner as well as correct facsimile of the missing title page laid in. Passover Haggadah with commentaries and digest of laws for Passover. The text is laid out in Talmudic fashion with the main text in large print in the center surrounded by commentaries in Rashi cursive script. First volume of a larger work with sections on the Yesods of Yirah and Ahavah (foundations of love and fear), but stands on its own as a hagadah. Includes the commentaries of Isaac Abarbanel and R. Moses Alshikh. Text in Hebrew with instructions and of the songs translated into Judeo-German. SUBJECT(S) : Haggadah. OCLC lists 13 holdings worldwide. Lacks title page, some incorrect info on boards. Significant staining and moderate dampstaining. Some toning. Very minimal edgewear. Good condition thus. Yaari 203. (HAG-19-1).