Auction No. 096

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

November 29, 2016

Auction: Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at 17:00.

Exhibition Schedule:

Thursday November 24, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Sunday, November 27, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Monday November 28, 2016, from 12:00 to 20:00

Opening $200
Estimate $300 - $400
Sold for $293
Including buyer's premium

Zur Erinnerung Anlasslich der 3. Kenessio Gedaulo in Marienbad. Album with rabbinical postcards, a souvenir of the third Knessiah HaGedolah of Agudat Yisrael that was held in Marienbad and featured discussions regarding their position on Zionism and the Partition Plan. The album features 39 rabbinical postcards and a map of Palestine, arranged by Der Palastina, Frankfurt, 1937. Unknown item.
Paper album, 23x16 cm. [25] thick pages, with tissue guards. [39] rabbinical postcards, [1] map of the settlements in Palestine.
Souvenir album with 39 rabbinical postcards, including prominent rabbinical participants such as Rabbi Dushinsky, the Rebbe of Vishnitz, and the Rebbe of Sadigura. Also includes German Orthodox rabbis who established the Agudat Yisrael - such as Rav Shimshon Rafael Hirsch - who were no longer living. Concludes with a map of Palestine marking the Agudat Yisrael settlements, such as Kfar Atta.
One thick leaf is missing at the end of the work (in the empty section, for personal notes), tear in the corner of the binding jacket. The interior is in very fine condition.

Historic Documents