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Bidding Information
Lot #    19134
Auction End Date    11/13/2007 10:05:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Samuel Alter
Title (Hebrew)    מכתב מה'ר שמואל אלטער במ'ס לקוטי בתר לקוטי
Author    [Ms.]
City    Brooklyn
Publication Date    1961
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   [1] p., 281:215 mm., creased on folds, ink on stationary, beautiful Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Letter by R. Samuel b. Abraham Judah Alter (1885-1969) erudite scholar and rabbi. R. Alter was born in Lemberg and educated in European yeshivas before emigrating to the United States. He served for a time in Havana Cuba then Brooklyn, New York. R. Alter is remembered for his multi-volume work Likutei Batar Likutei, collection of sayings and short homiletic essays on the Bible.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
America-South America:    Checked
  
Subject
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Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica