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Letter by R. Jonathan Steif
כתב מה'ר יונתן שטייף
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 p., 165:216 mm., light age staining, ink on stationary, signed and dated. Envelope included.
R. Jonathan b. Zvi Steif (1877-1958), was a prominent rabbinical scholar, served in prestigious communities. A student of the Ktav Sofer, he was appointed to the Budapest Rabbinical court in 1923. After the Holocaust he settled in the United States where his views and responsa were widely accepted. Several of his works were published in Europe during his lifetime, several books of collected responsa and novella were printed in Brooklyn after his demise.
Isaac Joseph Kohen, Hakhmei Hungaria, pp. 495
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