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Bidding Information
Lot #    12503
Auction End Date    12/20/2005 11:18:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    The Holy Bible
Title (Hebrew)    חמשה חומשי תורה
Author    [Holocaust - Harry S. Truman]
City    Munich
Publisher    Vaad Hatzala
Publication Date    1947
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [2], 60; 55; [1], 56-97; 48; [1], 49-97 ff., 171:127 mm., usual age staining. A good copy bound in the original boards, imprinted with "Va'ad Hatzala, Germany", rubbed.
          
Detailed
Description
   Printed for the Holocaust refugees by the Va'ad Hatzala, a group organized by American Rabbinate to rescue survivors and provide sustenance until their resettlement. The [2] ff. preceding title are dedicated to President Harry S. Truman with the American flag imprinted.
          
Paragraph 2    מתנה מאת ועד ההצלה לשארית הפליטה. השער צבעוני. לפני השער מכתב תודה בעברית ובאנגלית לעם האמריקאי ולנשיאו, בחתימת הרבנים אביעזר בורשטין ונפתלי בארוך (בשם "ועד ההצלה").
          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0317748
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Germany:    Checked
  
Subject
Bible:    Checked
Other:    Holocaust
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica