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Lot #    22209
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 11:02:00 AM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Harav Eliya Landau
Title (Hebrew)    ' ' ' ' '
Author    [Community - Only Ed.]
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Kalisher
Publication Date    1938
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Poster, 311;235 mm., light age staining, some creasing.
          
Detailed
Description
   Poster announcing a speech by a descendant of the Gra Mi-Vilna at a synagogue in the Rechavia neighborhood of Jerusalem. R. Eliyahu Landau was a great-great grandson of the Gaon of Vilna and he was the major source for the section pertaining to the Vilna Gaon in Eliezer Rivlin's genealogy "Sefer Hayachas". R. Landau (1873-1946) was born and died in Jerusalem, and was an acknowledged expert on his illustrious forebear. He authored or edited numerous published books, and he also published and republished several times some of the Gaons works as well as others connected with his family.
          
Reference
Description
   Enc. shel Hatzionut Hadatit, Vol 3, p213-4.
        
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Israel:    Checked
  
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Characteristic
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Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
  
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