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LOT: 147

Hakdamot v’Sha’arim, first edition – given by the author, the kabbalist Rabbi Shlomo Elyashiv, the Ba’al HaLeshem.

One part of the book Leshem Shebo v’Achlama by the kabbalist Rabbi Shlomo Elyashiv. Printed by Mordechai Cederbaum, Pietrekov, 1908. Top of the cover has the inscription “given by the author to the Beit Midrash Or Chadash in the courtyard of the Gvir Strauss…” | Rabbi Shlomo Elyashiv (1841-1926) was one of the great kabbalists of Lithuania, rabbi of Shavil and Homel. Author of the series of books “Leshem Shebo v’Achlama.” The Chazon Ish called him “the last kabbalist.” Rav Kook called him “the greatest kabbalist of our generation.” And he is quoted as saying that he said of Rabbi Shlomo that he was proficient in the halls of kabbalah like a man is proficient in his home, and Rabbi Aryeh Levin hinted at his death that he was the Gadol HaDor. His grandson was the Grish Elyashiv. | Stamps and listings of ownership. 106 pages. 29cm. Generally good condition.
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