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Lot #    14033
Auction End Date    4/25/2006 10:47:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Gleichnisse und Erzählungen
Title (Hebrew)   
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Dr. Felix Kanter
City    Mähr-Ostrau
Publisher    Verlag Dr. R. Färber
Publication Date    1929
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 132 pp., 232:153 mm., wide margins, usual age staining. A good copy bound in the original title wrappers, rubbed.
   Title: Gleichnisse und Erzählungen: zeitgemässe Betrachtungen zu allen Fest- und Feiertagen des Jahres.

Stories for all the holidays of the year. The text is mostly in German, with occasional words and phrases in Hebrew. There is a note that most of the stories are taken from those of the Dubner Maggid.

R. Dr. Kanter is also the author of many other titles, including: Beiträge zur Kenntniss des Rechtssystems und der Ethik Mar Samuels, Rectors der Hoschschule zu Nehardea in Babylonien (Bern 1895), [Divre hakhamim ve-hidatam] = Gleichnisse und Parabeln : Betrachtungen zu zeitgemassen Fragen (Brünn, 1909) , Olat shabat. Homiletische Essays über zeitgamässe Fragen zu allen Wochenabschnitten des Jahres (Frankfurt am Main, 1910) and others. He was the Rabbi in Zwittau (Mähren).

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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Germany:    Checked
Childrens Literature:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German, some Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica