Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 180
Estimate $ 200 - $ 250
Der Schwur Des in Krakau Am 9-13 August Abgehaltenen Rabbiner-Kongresses. By Rabbi Y. Horowitz. Vienna-Budapest, 1904. 36, [1] page. 21 cm. German. Regarding the first rabbinical congress that took place in Krakow on the 9-13th of August, 1903 – with the goal of refuting and nullifying the 'blood libel' against the Jewish Nation. About 300 rabbis and community leaders participated in the convention. Rabbi Horowitz, Rabbi of the Also-Kubin, Hungary community, describes the impressive occasion. The convention was initiated by Rabbi Aharon Mendel HaKohen, Ashkenazic Rabbi of Alexandria. Original, printed binding. Very fine condition.