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Bidding Information
Lot #    13523
Auction End Date    3/7/2006 10:45:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Predigt zur Gedächtniss -feier
Author    [Only Ed.] Dr. Julius Oppenheimer
City    Berlin
Publisher    self published by author
Publication Date    1862
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 10 pp., octavo, 195:125 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in contemporary half cloth and marbled paper over boards.
          
Detailed
Description
   Rare memorial lecture for Carl Henmann by Dr. Julius Oppenheimer. The title page describes it as Predigt zur Gedächtniss feier unseres verstorben (commemorative lecture for our late) Carl Henmann on Sepember 7, 1862. It services were held in the municipals place of worship of the Jewish reform community (Gotteshause der jüdische Reformgemeinde) and the commemorative sermon was delivered by Dr. Oppenheimer. The oration is in German with infrequent Hebrew. It is set in a single column in Fraktur. Predigt zur Gedächtniss feier is not recorded in the catalogues of libraries with important collections of Judaica, including the Library of the Jewish Theological Seminary, nor in the New York Public Library or in the Library of Congress.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
Homiletics:    Checked
Liturgy:    Checked
Reform:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica