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Lot #    17051
Auction End Date    1/23/2007 12:25:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Precious Stones of the Jews of Curacao
Author    [Only Ed.] Isaac S. Emmanuel
City    New York
Publisher    Bloch Publichsing Co.
Publication Date    1957
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 584 pp. plus plates, 255:178 mm., light age staining, old hand on fly. A very good copy bound in the original cloth boards, rubbed.
   Detailed listing of 225 tombstones of, men, women and some Rabbis interred in Curacao between the years 1668 - 1859. The work gives the cemetery's history and plan (foldout). Includes complete biographies including family histories, chronological list of names, alphabetical list of family names, number of members, eldest tombstone year, large bibliography, general alphabetical index, 15 genealogies.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
America-South America:    Checked
History:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    English
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica