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Lot #    22389
Auction End Date    12/23/2008 12:32:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Der Bakhur ha-setzer
Title (Hebrew)    דער בחור הזעצער
Author    Nathan Pomeranz, ed.
City    [New York]
Publisher    [Meir Kastof Yubiley-Komitet]
Publication Date    1935
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   126 pp. illus. port. 254:172 mm., wide margins, gloss paper. A very good copy bound in the original wrappers.
   A jubilee volume in honor of the fiftieth birthday of Meir Kastoff. This volume was edited by Nathan Pomerantz (1886-1944) and the Meir Kastoff Jubilee Committee. (This volume was later translated into English by Pauline Kastoff and Harry Winkler and published in 1976).

Meir Kastoff (1886-1958) was the president of the Hebrew-American Typographical Union (HATU), which was local 83 of the International Typographical Union.One of the oldest and strongest Jewish trade-unions is the organization of compositors of Jewish newspapers and printing-offices, the Hebrew-American Typographical Union, which is affiliated with the International Typographical Union.

   Guide to the YIVO Archives
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Listing Classification
20th Century:    Checked
America-South America:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Yiddish
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica