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      Sale 2438 | Lot 108
      Price Realized: $2,600With Buyer's Premium
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      • Sale 2438 Lot 108

        [MAIMONIDES, MOSES.] Ha-Higayon . . . Logica. Hebrew translation by Moses ibn Tibbon from the original Arabic with Latin translation by Sebastian Münster from the Hebrew. [61] (of [62]) leaves; lacks last leaf with colophon and printer's device. 8vo, 145x100 mm, modern tan leather; margins trimmed affecting most Latin sidenotes, lower portion of contents dampstained, colophon transcribed in ink in later hand on verso of h5, modern owner's inscription on front flyleaf. Basel: Johann Froben, 1527

        Estimate $800 - 1,200

        first edition of an exposition of logical terms composed by Maimonides in the mid-12th century, "the first extant work on logic written by a Jew"--EJ XI, 459. Burmeister (Münster) 162; Sarton II, 370; Vinograd, Basel 25 (mistakenly calling for 64 leaves). No copy in ABPC; RBH cites only a copy sold in 1920.

        Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,600