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Lot #    13749
Auction End Date    3/7/2006 12:38:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Gebet und Erbauungsbuch
Author    [Reform - First Ed. - Liturgy] Moses Praeger
City    Brilon - Leipzig
Publisher    Friedlaender; Hunger
Publication Date    1851
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   First edition. VI, 266, [1] pp., 209:132 mm., usual light age and damp staining, wide margins, stamps, plates. A very good copy bound in contemporary half cloth and marbled paper over boards.
   Comprehensive liturgical work prepared by Moses Praeger. The text is in German, stating, that it is for public and domestic devotion (öffentliche und häusliche andacht) for the Jewish community. There is a forward, contents, and errata (sinnstörende druckfehler). Moses Praeger (d. 1861) was Stadt-Rabbiner in Mannheim. He introduced a Reform service (1856) there in 1856.
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
Liturgy:    Checked
Reform:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica