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Lot #    22328
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 12:01:30 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Orde van den dienst
Author    [Community - Only Ed. - WW One]
City    Amsterdam
Publisher    Joachimsthal’s Stoomdrukkeru
Publication Date    1918
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. 8 pp., octavo, 210:138 mm., sharp margins, usual light age staining. A very good copy bound in later cloth boards.
   Special thanksgiving services in at the request of her royal majesty (Orde van den dienst Bij de op verzoek van harer Majesteits Regeering Gehouden) to commemorate the end of World War I. The services are to be held in the Synagogal Ressort Noord-Holland on 24 Kislev[5]679 (November 28, 1918). Although the title page is entirely in Dutch the text, excepting headings, is entirely in Hebrew. It consists of Psalms 13, 20, 22, followed by Zur Olamim,, Psalms 91m 120, Gebed voor het Koninklijk (Who gives salvation), Psalm 130, and concludes with concern for the suffering in Eastern Europe. (Schaalcollecte for the suffering geloofsgenooten in Ost-Europa)

The armistice, effectively ending World War I was signed on the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, on November 11, 1918.

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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
Holland:    Checked
History:    Checked
Liturgy:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew, Dutch
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica