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Lot #    13629
Auction End Date    3/7/2006 11:45:17 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Beiträge zur Vergleichenden Gnomologie
Author    [Only Ed.] Dr. Wilhelm Klemperer
City    Berlin
Publisher    S. Calvary
Publication Date    1894
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. [2], 55, [1] pp., 224:145 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps, old hands. A very good copy bound in later half cloth and marbled paper over boards, rubbed.
          
Detailed
Description
   Dr. Wilhelm Klemperer, German rabbi, born March 30, 1839, at Prague, son of Guttmann Klemperer. After attending the gymnasium of his native city, he studied (1856-1863) at the university and the Jewish theological seminary in Breslau (Ph.D., Leipsic, 1861) and was ordained rabbi in 1863. He was successively rabbi at Landsberg (1864-1885) and Bromberg (1885-91); he was called in 1891 as preacher to the Reform congregation of Berlin. Klemperer has published: "Fest- und Gelegenheitspredigten," Breslau, 1866; "Christian Thomasius"; "Voltaire und die Juden"; "Beiträge zur Vergleichenden Gnomologie."
          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
Homiletics:    Checked
Reform:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German, some Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica