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Bidding Information
Lot #    22097
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 10:06:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Abraham Menahem Landau of Strykov
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר אביגדור מנחם לנדא אדמו'ר מסטריקוב
Author    [Ms.- Hasidim]
City    Tel Aviv
Publication Date    1967
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Airmail letter, 180:284 mm., light age staining, creased on folds, Ashkenazic script, signed and dated.
          
Detailed
Description
   Letter by R. Abraham Menahem Landau (b. 1920-2005) Admor of Strykov, son ­of R. Jacob Isaac Don and a grandson R. Zev of Strykov. R. Abraham studied in Yeshivat Hakhmei Lublin under R. Meir Shapira and R. Zev Soloveitchik of Brest-Litovsk. He became rebbe in 1946 and made home in Tel Aviv, later Bnei Brak. He was renowned for his scholarship and had a yeshiva with a kollel.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica