Weil, Jacob Ben Judah; Yisrael, A. B. D. Be-K. K. Kopinhagin. ; David Ben Gershon Daitsh

Published by Mits [Metz] : Publisher Unknown, 1821
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Original leather boards with ornamented gilt border. 8vo. [86] pages, 21 cm. In Hebrew and Judeo-German. Vinograd, Metz 104. Title translates to "Laws of Slaughtering and Inspection. " The books Shechitot and Bedikot by Rabbi Ya'akov ben Yehuda Weil, a disciple of the Maharil and one of the leading Ashkenazi Torah authorities, were printed in Venice 1559 as part of the book of responsa by Mahari Weil and afterwards they were printed separately in more than 100 editions by various printers. Eventually, glosses, comments and commentaries by leading rabbis such as the Rama, the Maharshal and others were added to the various editions. This book has become a basic text for halachic rulings of laws of shechita and trefot and the Rama included it in his commentary to the Tur and in his Mapa on the Shulchan Aruch. (Kestenbaum) . SUBJECTS: Kashrut Slaughtering. OCLC lists four copies worldwide (JTS, SUNY Albany, Stanford, Harvard) . CD CD 0131027. Leather boards are worn. Some foxing. Overall Good+ Condition. (HEB-50-19). Bookseller Inventory #

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Publisher: Mits [Metz] : Publisher Unknown
Publication Date: 1821
Binding: Hardcover

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