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Lot #    13685
Auction End Date    3/7/2006 12:06:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Das Chanuckahfest: Sein Anlass und seine Feier
Author    [Only Ed.] Dr. N. Deutschlaender
City    Berlin
Publisher    Verlag von Hermann Engel
Publication Date    [1900]
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 32 pp., 154:116 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in later half cloth and marbled paper over boards, rubbed.
          
Detailed
Description
   A volume on the festival of Chanukah, beginning with the story of the Maccabees and continuing with details of the observance of the holiday. The text is entirely in German, and is printed in Fraktur. Page 29 details the day the holiday of Chanukah starts for the years 1889 through 1900. The title translates as "the holiday of Chanukah: its cause and celebration."
          
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica