8vo. 72 pages. Decorative floral paper covered boards over leather spine, partial heart shape design pasted in center of front cover. Heavy age wear, abrasions and chipping to binding. A kabbalistic text that Jewish tradition has that after Adam and Eve were expelled from the Garden of Eden, the Angel Raziel gave them the secrets of all knowledge so the two could find their way back "home" and better understand God. This book is said to contain all of that secret knowledge. Also contains notes of Israel ben Shabbetai Shapira. Pastedown floral, white endpapers, with white off-setting to title page and last page. Pealing to parts of endpapers. Previous owner's inscription on top of title page, not affecting text. Hinges starting . Usual age toning to pages. Minor worming to last few pages. Pages 31-35 water stained, slightly affecting text. Closed tear on pages 33-34, not affecting text. Pages 64-65 repaired at gutter. Corner of pages bumped. Book contains many diagrams of ancient Hebrew talismans and amulets. Text in Hebrew in 'Rashi-script'. Poor to fair condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Zeh Sifra De-Adam Kadmah She-Natan Li Razial...
Publisher: Barukh Zetser
Publication Date: 1873
Book Condition: poor
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