Auction No. 113

Famous personalities, Art, Seforim, Letters from Rabbis and Rebbes

Apr 8, 2019

Auction No. 113

Opening $ 700
Estimate $ 1,500 - $ 2,000
Sold for $ 1,830
Including buyer's premium

Expansive collection of [more than 80] booklets about the history of Jerusalem and the Holy Land, articles and letters by Pinchas Grayevsky and more. Jerusalem, 1920s-1940s.
Treasury of a wide variety of reading material from the prolific pen of noted Jerusalem author and researcher, Pinchas son of Tzvi Grayevsky, and another 13 soft-covered booklets and books from other writers, Jerusalem, 1920s-1940s.
The collection includes: Chalalei Bat Ami - elegy in memory of the victims of the pogroms of 1929, including the names of those killed and very harsh pictures. Series of [10] Zichron L'Chovavim HaRishonim - collection of booklets memorializing noted personalities from the Old Yishuv. Series of [4] Avnei Zikaron booklets - epitaphs from various cemeteries in the Land of Israel. B'Sha'arayich Yerushalayim - two booklets regarding the history of the new settlements outside the Old City walls. [17] Zikaron booklets dedicated to private individuals. Collection of [13] MiGinzei Yerushalayim booklets, treasury of articles, stories, pictures and letters of the spiritually elevated Jerusalem. [5] booklets praising the Jewish women in the Land of Israel. Selection of [30] soft-covered booklets and books: 17 by Grayevsky and 13 from other authors, on various subjects.

Various sizes. Overall moderate-fine condition.

Category
Historic Documents and Miscellaneous