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Lot #    26886
Auction End Date    6/15/2010 11:06:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Announcing the passing of the Admor of Gur
Title (Hebrew)    נשבה ארון אלקים
Author    [Hasidic]
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Eidah ha-Haredit
Publication Date    [1992]
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Large poster, 1000:700 mm., creased on folds, some foxing affecting words.
   Announcing the passing and funeral of R. Simhah Bunim b. Abraham Mordecai Alter (1896–1992), Admor of Gur. He succeeded his brother as Rebbe and is often referred to as the Lev Simhah after the title of his work. A noted scholar of great personal charm, he had an influence far beyond the immediate circle of his followers. As head of the various Gur institutions and yeshivot he did much to enhance the reputation and influence of Gur Hasidism. Thousands of visitors traveled to his court in Jerusalem each year to see him and receive his blessing.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
Hasidic:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica
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