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Lot #    22191
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 10:53:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Pinchas Menahem Alter, Admor of Gur
Title (Hebrew)    лъб одагое'ш овеш
Author    [Ms. - Hasidim]
City    Jerusalem
Publication Date    1991
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Airmail letter, 270:198 mm., light age staining, creased on folds, Ashkenazic script, signed and dated, all in the Rebbe's hand.
   Letter to a disciple by R. Pinchas Menahem b. Abraham Mordecai Alter, (1923-1996) Rebbe of Gur. A noted scholar of great personal charm, he had an influence far beyond the immediate circle of his followers. As head of the various Gur institutions and yeshivot he did much to enhance the reputation and influence of Gur Hasidism. Thousands of visitors traveled to his court in Jerusalem each year to see him and receive his advice and blessing. His principal work is Pnei Menahem.
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
Hasidic:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
Kind of Judaica