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Lot #    22069
Auction End Date    11/18/2008 12:28:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Akiva Sofer
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר עקיבא סופר, בעמ'ס דעת סופר
Author    [Ms.]
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    1944
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] f., 228:147 mm., typewritten on stationary, light age staining, creased on folds, signed in ink, and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   R. Akiva Sofer (1878–1959), son of R. Simhah Bunem Sofer, succeeded his father as rabbi and rosh yeshiva of Pressburg. In 1940 he settled in Israel where he reestablished the yeshivah of Pressburg (Jerusalem), acting as its head until his death. His publications are: Da'at Sofer (1963) on Torah, and responsa (2 vols., 1965).
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica