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Lot #    13655
Auction End Date    3/7/2006 11:51:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Esther und Purim: im Lichte der Geschichte
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Dr. Siegmund Jampel
City    Berlin
Publisher    H. Itzkowski
Publication Date    1911
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 27 pp., 211:134 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in later half cloth and marbled paper over boards, rubbed.
   A volume on the Biblical Book of Esther and the story of Purim. R. Dr. Jampel (1874-1934) is also the author of a number of other books, including: Die Beurteilung des Estherbuches und des Purimfestes bei den judischen Gesetzeslehrern der nachalttestamentlichen Zeit (Pressburg, 1905), Das Buch Esther auf seine Geschichtlichkeit kritisch untersucht (Frankfurt am Main, 1907) and others.He was the Rabbi in Schwedt.

Schwedt is a city in Brandenburg, Germany. It is the largest city of the district Uckermark near the Oder river at the border to Poland. Schwedt is an industrial city at the edge of the Lower Oder Valley. The Lower Oder Valley is a National park at the Polish border. Schwedt has one of the largest oil refineries (PCK Raffinerie GmbH) of Germany and is the largest location of paper industry in Germany.

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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
Bible:    Checked
Homiletics:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German, some Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica