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Lot #    13422
Auction End Date    1/24/2006 2:28:51 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Die Bedeutung der Feier
Title (Hebrew)    Ein Beitrag zur Erklärung alt-jüdischer Braüche
Author    [Only Ed. - Circumcision] Isaac Moses Mainz
City    Frankfort am Main
Publisher    Sänger & Friedberg
Publication Date    1908
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 14, [1] pp., plus title wrappers bound in, 210:148 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in later half cloth and marbled paper over boards, rubbed.
   A discussion of the religious aspects of Brit Milah (circumcision) by Isaac Moses Mainz, b. 1845. The text is in German with frequent use of Hebrew words and phrases. The last page is signed and dated February, 1908 the 7th day of Adar I, 5668.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
Halacha:    Checked
Homiletics:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German, some Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica