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Lot #    35146
Auction End Date    7/17/2012 1:12:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
Title Information
Title (English)    Tsor Neeman
Title (Hebrew)   
Author    [Only Ed.] R. Joshua Zev ben Israel Isaac Avner
City    Jerusalem
Publisher    Isaac Nahum Levi
Publication Date    1899
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
Description Information
   Only edition. [1], 8, 116 ff., quarto, 203:160 mm., nice margins, usual age staining. A good copy loose in contemporary boards, rubbed and split.
Paragraph 1    On title verso is a paste in of poster issued on the Author's passing.
   Item Thirteen discourses with an introduction by R. Joshua Zev ben Israel Isaac Zissenvain who is called Avner to the family of his mother Hannah Sarah born Sobelik. The title page has a vignette of Zion, burial place of the kings of the house of David. Tsor Neeman has fifteen approbations, among them one from R. Jacob Joseph of New York and from R. Hayyim Sonnenfeld. There is an introduction from the author, and then a lengthy introduction entitled mevo le-Shaar Zion in both Hebrew and Yiddish, the former at the top of the page in rabbinic type, the latter below in square letters. Among the other discourses, entirely in Hebrew in two columns in rabbinic type are Maamar Shaari Zion, Zikkor al Tishkah, Shaarei Tefillah, Beit ha-Kenesset and beit ha-Mikdash, Yitziat Mizraim, and Shaarei Geulah. There is a hadran and at the end a list of the names of the individuals who supported publication, arranged by city, the majority in the United States.
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   BE zaddi 274: CD-EPI 0132438
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Listing Classification
19th Century:    Checked
Israel:    Checked
Homiletics:    Checked
First Editions:    Checked
Language:    Hebrew
Manuscript Type
Kind of Judaica