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IBN SHAPRUT, SHEM TOV BEN ISAAC. Pardes Rimmonim (Garden of Pomegranates) [Commentary on difficult Aggadic passages in the Talmud. Edited by Solomon Isaac ben Menachem Yerushalmi].

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IBN SHAPRUT, SHEM TOV BEN ISAAC. Pardes Rimmonim (Garden of Pomegranates) [Commentary on difficult Aggadic passages in the Talmud. Edited by Solomon Isaac ben Menachem Yerushalmi].
Sabbioneta: Tobiah ben Eliezer Foa, 1554.
52 leaves. Title within woodcut floral border, with the Foa printer's mark on final leaf (Yaari, Hebrew Printer's Marks, 21).
4to, 203 x 145 mm. (8 x 5¾ in.), rebound in quarter vellum; some corners patched, some browning and staining.
FIRST EDITION. Censored, signed by censor. Vinogard, Sabbioneta 23; Steinschneider 7125,1; Cowley 634; Zedner 697; Roest 1043; Yudlov, Ginzei Yisrael 1185; Habermann, The Printer Cornelio Adel Kind p. 79., nr. 120; Yaari, Studies in Hebrew Booklore, Sabbioneta pp. 359-60 nr. 11; Deinhard, Atikot Yehudah p.33.

The editor hints in his preface to the Talmud burnings in Italy (September 1553) by the Catholic Church.
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