Lot 91: "Tzala"ch" on Tractate Pesachim. Prague, 1784. First edition
March 27, 2017
Jerusalem, IsraelLive Auction
Description: Novellae and elucidations on the entire Tractate Pesachim, by Rabbi Yechezkel HaLevi Landau Av Beit Din of Prague, author of Shu"t Noda B'Yehuda.Specifications: , 123,  leaves. 33 cm. First edition.Unique features: Especially nice copy.Background: The book is named Tzion L'Nefesh Chaya in honor of the author's mother; parallel to his Noda B'Yehuda that was named for his father. In his preface, the author relates about the effort he expended on this Tractate. His efforts bore fruit, and this work was accepted as the most fundamental, comprehensive work on the Tractate.Condition: Very fine. Old binding.