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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
   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.
   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
19th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
History:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica