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[Reform - First Ed. - Liturgy] Moses Praeger
Brilon - Leipzig
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First edition. VI, 266,  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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