Livorno: Bi-Defus Avraham Yitshak Kastilo Ve-Eliezer Sa’adun, 1784. Item #40452
First edition. Original boards. 4to. 272, 228 pages, 32 cm. In Hebrew. Title translates to “Holding Prayer: On a Bit of Shulhan Arukh, Orah Hayim, and Yoreh Deah. ” A first edition of Hida’s Halakhic commentary. Azulai, better known as Hida (1724-1806) was a Jerusalem born rabbinical scholar SUBJECTS: Karo, Joseph ben Ephraim. OCLC lists 8 copies worldwide (OCLC: 43487826) . Penn keeps their copy in their Rare Book Collection. Some worm holes on front board and contents. Binding is starting. Lighting soiling and edge wear to first pages. (RAB-65-13-B).