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    Jacob ben Joseph Reischer. [Hebrew Text:] Sailoth Uteshuvoth Shabot Yizcach, Pt 2 with add. to Pt.1. [Responsa.] Offenbach: Bonaventura de Launoy, 1719. Krown & Spellman retail: $350. First Edition. Folio. 2 pts in 1 vol. A-Z,Aa-Ff2;A-E2. Contemp. calf-backed, paper boards, worn, sewing, some leaves loose (from another copy?), lower corner curled, light paper toning, old royal library stamp on title page. Title page with woodcut decorative pieces, tail-pieces. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    More Information: Reischer (c1670-1733) rabbi, halakhic authority, and author, born in Prague."He was appointed av bet din of Ansbach, capital of Bavaria, and head of its Yeshivah in 1709, and in 1715 av bet din of Worms. There, students flocked to him from all parts of Europe...Shevut Ya'akov, responsa in three parts...part 2 contains a revised edition of the laws of miggo and sefek sefeka ("double doubt"). [Ency. Judaica] Steinschneider 5607:9. Zedner 653. Vinograd, Offenbach 38.Cowley 304.

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