Auction No. 093

Rare Books & Manuscripts, Rabbinical letters, Zionism, Erez Israel, Judiaca objects & art, numismatics & archeology

April 5, 2016

Auction: Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 17:00.

Exhibition Schedule:

Thursday 31 March 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Sunday, April 3, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Monday April 4, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Opening $ 2,500
Estimate $ 3,000 - $ 3,500
Unsold

Die Welt, a Jewish weekly in German, founded by Theodore Herzl. Vienna, Berlin, 1897-1914. 15 volumes, 15 years. 
An extensive collection of issues of this important and historical journal, which also served as the mouthpiece of the Zionist Movement. Includes the special issue printed after Herzl's death, with a large picture of him in a black frame. The last issue is missing. 
15 volumes including issues from 15 years, out of the 18 years in which the journal was printed (volumes 4, 5, 7 from the years 1900, 1901 and 1903 are missing). In volume 3 issues are missing. In volume 10 the advertising page is missing. 
The issues were bound in new matching cloth covers, each year in a separate cover. Two years have old covers. 
Fine condition. 
 

Category
Eretz Israel & Zionism