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Bidding Information
Lot #    7682
Auction End Date    7/13/2004 4:08:57 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Darkei Torah
Title (Hebrew)    דברי תורה על פי דרכי ההשכלה
Author    [Only Ed. - Polemic - Haskalah] Jehiel Rappaport
City    Brody
Publisher    B. Werbers Wittwe
Publication Date    1883
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 59 pp., 208:138 mm., browned, wide margins. A good copy bound in modern cloth boards. The Mehlman copy with his note on front leaf "rare book."
          
Detailed
Description
   Polemic against Chasidim by a member of the Haskalah.

Jehiel b. Zev Rappaport (1825-1896) was born in Tarnopol to strictly Orthodox parents. At an early age he took an interest in secular studies an pursued them. In 1853 he left Tarnopol for a career in business which lasted several years. He eventually returned to Tarnopol and died there.

          
Paragraph 2    מאת יחיאל ראפופורט בהרה"ג ... זאב ראפופורט ז"ל מעיר טארנאפאל ומתגורר בדרעזדין.
          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0168232; Wunder vol. 4, col. 997-8
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Russia-Poland:    Checked
  
Subject
History:    Checked
Polemics:    Checked
Other:    Haskalah
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica