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Bidding Information
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
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 38; 95, [1] pp., 165:115 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps. A very good copy bound in contemporary cloth boards.
          
Detailed
Description
   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
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
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Language:    German
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica