Auction No. 087

Old books, manuscripts, Judaica items, numismatics, coins

February 25, 2015
Opening $ 150
Estimate $ 250 - $ 300
Chaim Weizmann's speech to the Palestine Royal Commission. Jerusalem, Bialik Publishing. 1944. Bibliophile edition. 32, [1] page, 29 cm. Chaim Weizmann's speech to the British government's Peel Commission regarding Jewish-Arab tensions in Palestine. Bibliophile edition in honor of Weizmann's seventieth birthday. The first book made entirely from Israeli components. Printed on special paper, in red and black ink. Copy 242 from an edition of 300 copies. With an original note from the publisher to the book owner. Original cardboard binding. Very fine condition other than worming holes in the margin corners.