Kestenbaum and Company: Fine Judaica, 98, Brooklyn

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
06/16/2022 - 06/16/2022
Page Size: 284 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1(AUERBACH FAMILY).

Chazon Ish to Orach Chaim and Hilchoth Niddah [and many matters from the Order of Kodshim].

Vilna1911USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 250.00
2(BELZ).

Torah Thoughts from Three Grand-Rebbes of Belz.

Belzc.1950USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 125.00
3

Hora'ath HaShemoth [Kabbalistic concepts and Chassidic tales]. * WITH: (R. AVRAHAM OF KALISK). Igroth HaKodesh Me'Admo'r Kahana Kadisha.

Jerusalem1908USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 1,375.00
4

Eulogy for Grand-Rebbe R. DUVID MOSHE FRIEDMAN OF CHORTKOV.

1903USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 375.00
5

Novellae of the Yismach Moishe, with AUTOGRAPH NOTATIONS BY HIS GRANDSON THE YITEV LEV, AND GREAT-GREAT GRANDSON, R. MOSHE DAVID TEITELBAUM OF SIGHET AND VOLOVA. 

Sighet / Gorlitz1848-61 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,375.00
6

Collection of c. 65 Autograph / Typed Letters and other Documents. Primarily 20th century, majority from Eretz Israel.

USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 687.50
7

Collection of c. 43 Autograph / Typed Letters and other Documents. Primarily related to the Old Yishuv during Mandate times.

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 875.00
8

Collection of c. 7 Letters pertaining to the Old Yishuv during the Late Ottoman period.

  USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 375.00
9FRADKIN, SHNEUR ZALMAN OF LUBLIN

Secretarial Letter Signed, with six lines in autograph as well as autograph edits. Written to R. Shmuel Salant.

USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,750.00
10GREENBLATT, EPHRAIM.

Shu’T Rivevoth Efrayim [responsa relating to Orach Chaim]. Vol. VIII.

Jerusalem1998USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
11HAGER, CHAIM

Autograph Letter Signed.

USD 500.00 - 700.00USD 1,375.00
12HAGER, ELIEZER.

Sepher Hafla’ah. Lemberg, 1818.

USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 187.50
13Hirsch, Samson Raphael

Autograph Manuscript Signed, written in German, with much use of Hebrew. With autograph corrections.

(Frankfurt am Main)circa1857USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,250.00
14KALISCH, SHIMON SHOLOM

Autograph Letter Signed, written to Rabbi Shmuel Shteransky.

(Otvotsk?)1939USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 2,000.00
15KIPNIS, SHMUEL.

Group of c. 6 Autograph Letters Signed.

USD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
16KLESNIKER, ELIYAHU.

Autograph Letter Signed written to R. Mordechai Luria.

c.1905 USD 120.00 - 180.00USD 75.00
17KLUGER, SHLOMO

Autograph Manuscript in Hebrew. Four Responsa on Yoreh De'ah and RECORDED IN HIS PERSONAL LEDGER.

Brody1854USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00Not Sold
18KOOK, AVRAHAM YITZCHAK HAKOHEN

Autograph Letter Signed, written in Hebrew on letterhead to the Fifteenth Zionist Congress.

Jerusalem1927USD 300.00 - 500.00USD 1,062.50
19LIPSCHÜTZ, YISRAEL

Autograph Letter Signed written to his son, Rabbi Baruch Yitzchak (Isidor Lifschitz of Landsberg, 1812-77).

Landsberg an der Warthe (Gorzów Wielkopolski, Poland)1841USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 5,750.00
20MALBIM, MEIR LEIBUSH

Autograph Legal Opinion Signed.

Budapest [1]858 USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 6,250.00
21MALOVITSKY, PINCHAS BETZALEL

Autograph letter signed. Invitation to the wedding of the Rebbe's daughter to Ya'akov Yosef, son of GRAND-REBBE ALTER MORDECHAI SEFARAD OF OSTROHA.

Baranovichc.1915 USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 281.25
22MELTZER, ISSER ZALMAN

Autograph Letter Signed written to R. Ya'akov Basan.

(Jerusalem)No dateUSD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
23NEPI, GRAZIADIO (HANANEL).

Limud [prayers and Scriptural readings].

(Cento)1823USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 375.00
24

(Seder Selichoth - Chevra Kadisha).

(Poland)1778USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,500.00
25

Notebook of Largely UNPUBLISHED TALMUDIC NOVELLAE by Rabbis from 18th Century Prague.

Praguec.1780 USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 4,250.00
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