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Bidding Information
Lot #    5602
Auction End Date    9/16/2003 2:34:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Letter by R. Kalonymus Kalmish Shapiro
Title (Hebrew)    כתב מה'ר קלונמוס קלמיש שפירא, אדמו'ר מפיאסעצנא
Author    [Ms. - Chassidim]
City    Warsaw
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Small card, 75:115 mm., lioght browning, ink on card, Ashkenazi script, signed.
          
Detailed
Description
   Invitation to a disciple. R. Kalonymus Kalmish Shapiro (1889-1943) Rebbe of the Chasidic Dynasty of Piaseczno. The Rebbe is better known for his Chovot Ha'Talmudim (Warsaw 1932), an oft reprinted guide to the study of Chasidus. He perished in Treblinka in the Holocaust.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Russia-Poland:    Checked
  
Subject
Hasidic:    Checked
History:    Checked
  
Characteristic
Language:    Hebrew
  
Manuscript Type
Letters:    Checked
  
Kind of Judaica