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Lot #    13141
Auction End Date    1/24/2006 12:04:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Samaritanische Traditionen, mitgeteilt und nach
Title (Hebrew)    ihrer geschichtlichen Entwickelung untersucht
Author    [Only Ed.] Dr. Leopold Wreschner
City    Berlin
Publisher    H. Itzkowski
Publication Date    1888
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. xxxi, 64 pp., 213:138 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in later boards.
   A study of the Samaritans, including their history and practices , translated from the Arabic by Dr. Leopold Wreschner, (b. 1865), which was originally presented as the authorís thesis (doctoral)--Universität Halle.

P. 1-64: "Ausführliche Mitteilungen aus Munaggas Streitschrift, Teil II". (Resume in German, with excerpts from the Arabic original). Includes bibliographical references. The text is in German, with extensive sections in Arabic, and occasional words and phrases in Hebrew. The author also wrote "Rabbi Akiba Eger's Leben und Wirken", JJLG 2 (1904).

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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
History:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
Manuscript Type
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