The Excision of Shir

My friend Yisroel noticed the following amusing bibliographic anomaly: The first volume of the first edition of Rav Aryeh Leib HaCohen’s Avnei Miluim (Lemberg 5576) contains a set of indices, emendations and glosses compiled and composed by the author’s son-in-law, Rabbi Shlomo Yehudah Rapaport, commonly known by the acronym of his name, Shir. Shir included […]