Winner's Unlimited - No. 099

Holy books, letters from Rabbis and Rebbes, Judaica, Maps, Periodicals, Postcards, banknotes, Eretz Israel and Zionism

May 3, 2017
Opening $ 120
Estimate $ 150 - $ 180

Divrei HaYamim L'Zion B'Russia from 1880-1888, by Ephraim Deinard, Kearny N. Dz. Parts one and two in one volume. Separate title page for each part.

The book relates the internal political history of the various sects of Russian Jewry, with personal, individual sarcastic reference to influential personalities, most of whom Deinard had a personal relationship with. At the beginning of part 2 is the "An elegy on the death of our master, the leader of the Jewish exile, the president and savior of Israel at their time of sorrow, rebuilder of the ruins of Zion, Binyamin son of Yaakov, Dr. Theodore Herzl." An elegy on the Herzl's death in 1904, during the publication of the book.

Ephraim Deinard [1846-1930], bibliographer, historian, and polemicist. One of the greatest bibliographers of  the modern age. Known as a provocative author who wrote indiscriminately and with no inhibitions in criticism of people widely regarded as authority figures. 

12, 155, 20, 64 pages. 17 cm.

Stains, fine condition.