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Lot #    13034
Auction End Date    1/24/2006 11:11:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Der Zionismus der Fortschritt
Title (Hebrew)    die Humanität und die Sozial-Politik des jüdischen
Author    [Only Ed. - Zionism] R. Dr. Adolf Kurrein
City    Brno - Vienna
Publisher    Jüdische Volksstimme
Publication Date    c. 1910
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   First edition? 7, [1] pp. 219:148 mm., heavy age staining, some chipping, bound in the original paper wrappers.
          
Detailed
Description
   A small pamphlet on Zionism (the progress, the humanity and the social politics of the Jewish people) by Dr. Adolf Kurrein (1846-1919) who was also the author of many other works including: Die sociale Frage im Judenthume, Das Kaddisch der Trauernden, Dr. Herzl's Plaene; Vortrag gehalten in der Zionistischen Vereinigung in Berlin, and many others.

R. Dr. Kurrein was an Austrian rabbi; born Jan. 28, 1846, at Trebitsch, Moravia. He received his doctor's degree from the University of Vienna. He was rabbi of St. Pölten in 1872, of Zinz from 1876 to 1882, of Bielitz from 1882 to 1888, and in the last-named year was called in the same capacity to Teplitz, where he is still active.R. Dr. Kurrein was a disciple of Adolf Jellinek. Besides several collections of sermons, entitled respectively "Maggid Mereshit" (1880); "Maggid le-Adam" (1882); "Patriarchenbilder: I., Abraham" (1893), he is the author of the following pamphlets: "Die Frau im Jüdischen Volke" (1885; 2d ed., Bilin, 1901); "Traum und Wahrheit," a biography of Joseph (1887); "Arbeit und Arbeiter" (1890); "Die Sociale Frage im Judentume" (1890); "Die Pflichten des Besitzes" (1892); "Der Friede" (1892); "Das Kaddisch" (1896); "Der Grabstein" (1897); "Judäa und Rom" (1898); "Bibel, Heidentum, und Heidenbekehrung" (1899; 2d. ed., 1901); "Brauchen die Juden Christenblut?" (1900); "Lichtstrahlen aus den Reden Jellinek's," prepared by him for Jellinek's seventieth birthday. Kurrein edited the monthly "Jüdische Chronik" from 1894 to 1896 with S. Stern and I. Ziegler, and from 1897 to 1902 alone. This periodical became an advocate of Zionism.

          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
Other:    Austria
  
Subject
Other:    Zionism
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica