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Bidding Information
Lot #    18456
Auction End Date    7/10/2007 11:04:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Ha-absurd higiya le-si'o
Title (Hebrew)    האבסורד הגיע לשיאו
Author    [Polemic - Only Ed.]
City    [Erez Israel]
Publisher    Histadrut Ha Tziyonim Ha Kelalim
Publication Date    c. 1920
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Poster, 620:475 mm., light age staining, creased on folds, blue paper.
          
Paragraph 1    A polemic against the manner in which the schools were run. The title translates as " the absurd has reached the apex" meaning that the situation has reached the height of absurdity.
          
Detailed
Description
   The poster states that the educational system has been turned into a party system in which the innocent children are indoctrinated with the party ideals to create future voters. It continues to state that "this is making us a laughing stock in the whole world".

The poster concludes with the question--how long should we suffer the rule of the absurd in [our] state?

          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Polemics:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Blue Paper:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica
  
Posters:    Checked