Auction No. 102

Holy books, Chassidut, Manuscripts, Rabbinical & Admors' letters, Eretz Yisrael & Zionism, Americana, Judiaca & Prof. Albert Einstein

October 24, 2017
Opening $400
Estimate $600 - $800
Sold for $488
Including buyer's premium

* Di Geshichta Fun America in Drei Taheil, by N.M. Babad. New York, 1898. Yiddish. Fine-very fine condition. Book about American history. Blemishes in the corners of the cover with no damage to text.

* Constitution Fun Congregation Agudas Achim Anshei Sfarad. Rare. Not found in the National Library. Hamilton, Ontario, Canada [c. 1925]. Yiddish. Regulations of the Agudat Achim Anshei Sfarad, which was founded in 1912. Fine-very fine condition. Tears in the cover without damage to text.

* Der Amerikanisher Witzling: 116 Shene Vitzen. New York, 1926. Yiddish. Jewish humour book. Cover is missing. Fine condition, light wear on the edges of the leaf without damage to text.

* Constitution of the Cemetery Department of the Workmen's Circle. [New York], 1936. Two title pages, reads from right in Yiddish and from the left in English. Not found in the National Library. Very fine condition.

* Leher-Bichel Fun D.A.R. Fer Birgersheft. Yiddish edition. 17th edition. Washington, 1938. Yiddish. The American anthem appears on the inner side of the back cover. Book for studying American citizenship. Not in the National Library. Fine condition. The back of the binding is torn along most of its length. Slight stains on the cover.

* Haggadah for Children prepared by Rabbi Jacob P. Rudin. New York, 1953. The text of the Haggadah in Hebrew, translation, instructions for the Seder and commentaries in English. With musical notes for the festival songs and illustrations, including pictures of the Old City of Jerusalem and a picture "Celebrating Passover in Palestine" depicting a march near to the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem with children holding Israeli flags, lulavs, flowers and a sign saying "Chag HaPesach." Very fine condition. Short tear on the back of the cover.

Category
Americana