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Lot #    19507
Auction End Date    1/8/2008 10:30:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Eulogy for R. Solomon Kevatsch
Title (Hebrew)    הספד מר
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Wolf Langfelder
City    Prague
Publisher    M.J. Landau
Publication Date    1857
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   [2], 8 pp. octavo 212:175 mm., margins trimmed affecting letters, not bound.
   Eulogy for R. Solomon Kevatsch by R. Wolf Langfelder. The title page describes av bet din in Pisling for three years. He was then called to Leipsic to be Av bet din and Rosh Mesivta, spreading Torah there for fifteen years and instructing many students. R. Kevatsch subsequently returned to his to his birthplace where he also served as Av bet din, where after fifteen months, he passed away on Thursday, parashat Mishpatim, 24 Shevat 656 (January 31, 1856). This eulogy was delivered by his son-in-law, R. Wolf Langfelder. R. Langfelder has added a preface to the eulogy, which is set in a single column in rabbinic type.
Paragraph 2    על פטירת ... מו"ה שלמה קוועטש זצ"ל אשר היה אב"ד בק"ק פיסלינג שלש שנים, ואחר זה נתקבל לאב"ד ור"מ בק"ק לייפניק, והרביץ שם תורה חמש ועשרים שנה ... ואחר זה נתעלה ונתקבל לאב"ד בעיר מולדתו ק"ק נ"ש [ניקלשבורג], ולאחר חמשה ירחים ... שקעה חמה ... יום ה פ' משפטים, כד שבט תרט"ז ... מאת גיסו ... וואלף לאנגפעלדער ... בק"ק טרענשין במדינת אונגארין ...
   CD-EPI 0142011
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Other:    Bohemia
Other:    Eulogy
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica