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Bidding Information
Lot #    19399
Auction End Date    11/13/2007 12:17:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Hebrew Grammar for Arabic-speaking Jews
Title (Hebrew)    ספר תלמוד שפת עברית
Author    [Only Ed.] Abraham Kestin
City    Alexandria, Egypt
Publisher    Defus Mizrahi
Publication Date    1896
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Only edition. IV, 140 pp. 218:155 mm., wide margins, light age staining. A very good copy bound in modern cloth boards.
          
Detailed
Description
   A textbook for learning Hebrew language and grammar for Arabic speaking Jews. The text is partially vowelized. Some selections are shown opposite a column of Judeo-Arabic translation. The dedication page reads: "This book shall be an Everlasting Memorial before the L-rd, of the Committee of the Friends of Israel in Scotland; by whose agency this book was published."

Abraham Kestin was a correspondent for HaMagid.

          
Paragraph 2    לנערי בני ישראל הדרים בארצות הקדם ומדברים בלשון ערבי, מאת אברהם קעסטין. כתאב תעלים אללג'ת אלעבראניה ... לאגל תעלים אבנא אלטאיפת אלאסראליה אלכאינה בבלאד אלשרק ונאטקין באל לג'ת אל ערביה. בשנת הש'מע לאזנ'יך מה ש'יו'צא מפיך
          
Reference
Description
   CD-EPI 0164770
        
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Listing Classification
Period
19th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Other:    Egypt
  
Subject
Other:    Grammar
  
Characteristic
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew, Arabic
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica