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Lot #    12646
Auction End Date    12/20/2005 12:27:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Anti- woman socializing broadside
Title (Hebrew)    קדושים תהיו
Author    [Polemic - Women - Only Ed.] R. Joshua Wildman
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Judah ve-Jerusalem
Publication Date    c. 1930
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Broadside, 500:344 mm., light age staining, creased on folds.
   Proclaiming a prohibition of looking at woman, the author attempts to prove that the one time a male can look at a female is when he wants to marry her, never again. He then proclaims a prohibition on the bride and groom from holding hands, the recognized practice of all – even the ultra-Orthodox. Apparently the subject bothered the author enough to print an entire book in 1933. Perhaps this poster was an ad for his upcoming work!
Paragraph 2    ... לברר בגודל העבירה מהמנהג הרע אשר החתנים הולכים לבקר את הכלה... ומסתכלים זה בזה וגם... שמראין חבה זל"ז בחיבוק ידים... ובעזהי"ת בספרי "קדושים תהיו" [ירושלים תרצ"ג] שהנני מסדר לדפוס אבאר בארוכה... נאם הק' יהושע אלטר ווילדמאן אבד"ק קאנסקיוואלי ואנד"ק ביליראדקי וכעת חונה פעיה"ק ירושלים ...
   CD-EPI 0177824
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
History:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica