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Bidding Information
Lot #    7492
Auction End Date    6/8/2004 4:36:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Haggadah Shel Pessah
Title (Hebrew)    הגדה של פסח
Author    [Haggadah, Nontraditional - Unrecorded - Kibbutz]
City    Alummot (Bitanyah)
Publication Date    c. 1950
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   9 ff. plus wrappers, 212:135 mm., usual light age staining. A very good copy bound as published in paper wrappers.
          
Paragraph 1    Unrecorded - not in CD-EPI.
          
Detailed
Description
   Nontraditional Haggadah.

Alummot (Bitanyah), kibbutz in Israel, 1 1/2 mi. (2 km.) W. of the Jordan outlet from Lake Kinneret. Alummot, affiliated with Ihud ha-Kevuzot ve-ha-Kibbutzim, was originally founded in 1939 by a religious group. In 1947 it was taken over by immigrants from Central and Eastern Europe, who had, three years earlier, set up a village on the nearby Poriyyah Ridge. The site, also called Bitanyah, had served PICA (Palestine Jewish Colonization Association) as a fruit tree nursery. In 1968 Alummot's economy was based on irrigated field and garden crops, bananas and other tropical fruit, carp ponds, and milch cattle. The kibbutz also operated an electrical engineering enterprise.

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