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Lot #    13715
Auction End Date    3/7/2006 12:21:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Glaubens- und Sittenlehre des Judenthums
Author    [Missionary] H. Lesser
City    Colberg
Publisher    self published
Publication Date    1853
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition? [6], 106 pp., octavo, 194:120 mm., wide margins, usual age staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in contemporary half cloth and marbled paper boards.
   On Judasism and conversion from H. Lesser. The full title is Glaubens- und Sittenlehre des Judenthums und dessen Verhältniss zum Christenthum, nebst Urtheile rühmlichst bekannter christlicher Theologen über Judenthum, dessen Verhältniss zum Christenthum und Judenbekehrung (Beliefs and moral philosophy of the Jews and his conduct toward Christens, together with views of known Christian theologians about Judiasim, their attitude to the Christianity and the conversion of the Jews). Glaubens- und Sittenlehre des Judenthums is dedicated to Herrn Sensst von Pillach for the bessern Würdigung des Judenthums (improvement of the Jews). The table of contents lists the books subject matter, that is a forward and nineteen chapters, among them Von Gotten Wesen (Godly nature); Von Gotten Eigenschaften (Godly characteristics ); Das Judenthums lehrt einen Gott der Liebe (Judaism teaches a God of love); Das Judenthums lehrt einen Gott der Berzeihung, der der Gnabe und Barmherzigkeit (Judaism teaches a of a God of grace and mercy); Von der Offenbarung (from the revelation); Das Messias-Reich (the Missiah’s empire); Von dem ewigen Leben, oder der Unsterblichkeit der Seele (the everlasting life, or the immortality of the soul); Von der Sittenlehre. Pflichten gegen Gott (Moral philosophy and duties in oppsition to God); Von den Pflichten gegen sich selbst (duties against ones self); Das Judenthumlehrt ächte Vaterlandsliebe (Judaism prohibits patriotism), and more.
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
Other:    Missionary
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica