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Lot #    16989
Auction End Date    1/23/2007 11:54:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Din ve-Heshbon Talmud Torah Shaar ha-Barzel
Title (Hebrew)   
Author    [Community - Only Ed. - Unrecorded]
City    Warsaw
Publication Date    1913-14
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 12, 8 pp. octavo 210:125 mm., wide margins, light age staining. A very good copy bound as issued. Unrecorded in the bibliograhpies.
   Tri-lingual Hebrew-Polish-Russian account book for the Talmud Torah Shaar ha-Barzel for the period January 1, 1913 through January 1, 1914. The Hebrew text begins with a list of the officials involved with the direction of the Talmud Torah, lists the members and continues with a detailed listing of the financial records for the year. It lists all income, follwed by expenditures, and funds remaining at the end of the year. It concludes with a list of the haverim ofthe Talmud Torah. The second part, which reads from left to right, is the financial information in Polish and Cyrillic. It is unusual to find an extant statement of accounts with such detail from a Jewish educational institute from this period. It gives a rare insight into the organization and operating expenses of the Talmud Torah.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Russia-Poland:    Checked
History:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew, Polish, Russian
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica