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Lot #    20270
Auction End Date    4/1/2008 11:08:30 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Der Neue Israelitische Friedhof in Wien
Author    [Community - Only Ed.] [Fine Paper Copy]
City    Vienna
Publisher    Bruder Rosenbaum
Publication Date    1928
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 34 pp., foldout, quarto 258:195 mm., on fine gloss paper. A very good copy bound in the original cloth boards.
   Illustrated book of the new building for the Jewish cemetery in Vienna. The full title is Der Neue Israelitische Friedhof in Wien und seine bauten (The new Israelite cemetery built in Vienna and its buildings). Concerning the announcement made, under the hardest of times, and with great sacrifice, of the new Jewish cemetery building in Vienna. The book begins with a detailed discussion and history. The second part of Der Neue Israelitische Friedhof is of the building, its grounds, and the rooms. It is this part of the book that is illustrated, excepting an illustration of the grounds at the building. There are, in addition to that first illustration, seven pictures, of Haupteingang in den Vorhof mit den Grufstarkaden (main entrance to the forecourt); Zeremonienhalle und Verwaltungsgebäude (Ceremonial hall and administrative building); a closer picture of the Zeremonienhalle; Das Innere der Zeremonienhalle. Ansicht gegen die Estrade (The interior of the ceremonial hall. The View against the Estrade); Zypressenhof; Kadischgebetraum und Händewaschbrunnen; and Raum für rituelle Leichwaschung. At the end is a large detailed foldout map of the cemetery.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Other:    Austria
History:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    German
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica