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Lot #    15203
Auction End Date    7/18/2006 12:19:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Iberia
Title (Hebrew)    ein Buch der Erinnerung zur Feier der Jahres 1492
Author    [Only Ed.] Moritz Levin
City    Berlin
Publisher    Hugo Schildberger
Publication Date    1892
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 38; 95, [1] pp., 165:115 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in contemporary cloth boards.
   Moritz Levin (1843-1814), German rabbi, born at Wongrowitz, Posen. He studied at the University of Berlin, and was prepared for his rabbinical career by private teachers. After officiating as rabbi for a short time at Zurich, he went in 1872 in a similar capacity to Nuremberg. Since 1884 he has been preacher of the Reform congregation in Berlin. Levin is the author of: "Gott und Seele nach Jüdischer Lehre," Zurich, 1871; "Der Gottesdienst des Herzens. Israelitisches Gebetbuch für Oeffentliche und Privatandacht," 2 vols., 1872; "Lehrbuch der Biblischen Geschichte und Literatur," 3d ed., 1897; "Iberia," Berlin, 1892; "Bar Kochba," 1892 (2d ed., 1904); "Lehrbuch der Jüdischen Geschichte und Literatur," 3d ed., 1900; "Die Israelitische Religionslehre, Systematisch Dargestellt," 1892 (2d ed., 1900); "Die Reform des Judentums. Festschrift zur Feier des 50-Jährigen Bestehens der Jüdischen Reformgemeinde in Berlin," 1895.
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
History:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
Manuscript Type
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