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Bidding Information
Lot #    12741
Auction End Date    12/20/2005 1:15:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Tsiporim meshorerot ba-aretz
Title (Hebrew)   
Author    [Illustrated] Avraham Salomon
City    Tel Aviv
Publisher    Hotsa'at Rodin
Publication Date    [1946?]
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. 9 ff., illus., 235:169 mm., nice margins, light age staining. A good copy loose in the original boards, split.
          
Detailed
Description
   A book on the songbirds of Israel, with 16 colored pictures, which are labeled both in Hebrew and with the scientific names of the bird. There is also a colored picture of a bird on the cover of the book. The text is vowelized. On the title page, which is also vowelized, the author is listed as Avraham Salomon. However, in library catalogs, including the Library of Congress, the author's name is given as Salmon, Avraham, 1903-. He is listed there as the author of 20 books. Some of the titles include: Yedidi ha sefer, Rotem ba-midbar, Orḥenu ha-salvim, and Meha-Ḥulah 'ad ha-Negev, and others.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Childrens Literature:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica