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Lot #    14196
Auction End Date    4/25/2006 12:08:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    In Dankbarkeit gewidmet
Title (Hebrew)    מזכרת מאת הנהלת הנשיאות של כולל שומרי החומות
Author    [Only Ed. - Community - Liturgy - Unrecoded]
City    Pressburg (Bratislava)
Publisher    Lichtenfeld
Publication Date    1928
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. [48] pp., 145:118 mm., nice margins, usual age staining, small tears affecting letters in inner margins. Unrecoded in CD-EPI.
          
Detailed
Description
   Pocket prayers for the ill, some other occasions, and enactments from the administration of the Kollel Shomrei ha-Homot of the Czechoslovakian, Austro-Hungarian and Rumanian communities in Jerusalem, Hebron, Safed, and Tiberius. The verso of the title has introductory material in German, followed by enactments of the geonim of Erez Israel and a note that every home should have a zedekah box from R. Meir ba’al ha-Nes. There are Takkanot Keren Kayyemt, prayers at candle lighting time, and prayers for the ill, this last comprising the better part of the work. Towards the end is a luah of events in Erez Israel, beginning with the Hebrew date 2023, when the patriarch Abraham left for the land of Cannan, continuing for three pages and concluding with 5677 (1917) when the English took possession of the holy land. At the end is a German title page and ten text pages in German.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Other:    Hungary
  
Subject
History:    Checked
Liturgy:    Checked
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew, German
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica