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Lot #    10730
Auction End Date    5/24/2005 2:53:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Mareh Einayim, Part I
Title (Hebrew)    מראה עינים, חלק א
Author    [Unrecorded - Children's Illustrated]
City    Vilna
Publisher    P. Garber
Publication Date    1909
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Fifth improved and expanded edition. 128 pp., 225:152 mm., usual light age staining. A very good copy bound in modern cloth boards.
Paragraph 1    Not in CD-EPI or major collections.
   Ivrit-be-Ivrit reader for youngsters, with many illustrations by Mordecai Manes Monossowitz (1857-1928). Monossowitz was born in Shaty, Lita and emigrated to New York in 1919. He is the author of over 30 titles many published multiple editions.

The Hibbat Zion Period led to new educational methods inaugurated in the Jewish communities of Eastern Europe in the 1890s (the model heder and Hebrew as a medium of instruction) played a decisive role in the development of Hebrew literature for children. The movement for the revival of the Hebrew language led to the publication of an ever-increasing number of Hebrew readers. Ivrit-be-Ivrit.

Paragraph 2    ראשית למוד שפת עבר. בשטת עברית-בעברית. ספר למקרא ולדבור למתחילים בדרך קלה ופשוטה... מאת מרדכי מאנעס מונוסוביץ ... חלק א- דפוס ש. פ. גארבער,
   Who's who in American Jewry, 1926, New York 1927, p. 440-441
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
America-South America:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
Children’s Literature:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica