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“NATIONAL WEEKLY FOR THE SURVIVING REMNANT”

(JUDAICA) (HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS). Unser Welt (Our World) Periodical. Munich and Paris, 1946-51.

Scarce, nearly complete run of the earliest issues of the Zionist newspaper Unser Welt, “Our World,” the “National Weekly for Jewry in Europe,” published in Munich just after World War II and the Holocaust. $15,000.

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FROM YELLOW STAR TO FULL EMANCIPATION, 1602-1859: SUPERB COLLECTION OF ORIGINAL ITALIAN GOVERNMENTAL DECREES

(JUDAICA—ITALIAN). Collection of seven decrees relating to the Jews of Modena, Italy. Modena, Italy, 1602-1859.

Superb collection of official governmental decrees charting the history of the Jewish community of Modena, in north-central Italy, from the stigma of wearing a yellow mark in 1602, to the grant of full emancipation in 1859. $15,000.

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BRITISH EMERGENCY BROADSIDE DECREE REGARDING THE 1929 RIOTS IN PALESTINE

(JUDAICA—PALESTINE) CHANCELLOR, Sir John Herbert (High Commissioner for Palestine). Emergency Decree concerning 1929 Riots in Palestine. Jerusalem, September 4, 1929.

Emergency decree in Hebrew issued by the British High Commissioner for Palestine announcing special power to be given to the Courts in conducting trials for those arrested for violent conduct in the 1929 riots in Palestine. $5500.

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“ON ACCOUNT OF THE RIGHTEOUS WOMEN WE WERE REDEEMED FROM EGYPT”

JUDAICA. Orden de las Oraciones de Ros-Asanah y Kipur. Amsterdam, 1717. Together, two volumes.

Early edition of this liturgical publication printed entirely in Spanish for the Sephardim and Marranos of Amsterdam, the first to be published by the renowned Hebrew printer Solomon Proops, very handsomely bound in full contemporary morocco gilt. $5500.

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TWO LARGE SOUVENIR PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE 1921 12TH ZIONIST CONGRESS IN CARLSBAD

Twelfth Zionist Congress. Zionist Congress Photographs. Carlsbad (Karlovy Vary), 1921.

Two photographs of the 12th Zionist Congress in Carlsbad by photographer Carl Wagner—one of the entire 12th Congress and another of the "HaMizrahi" delegates—sent as a souvenir to one of the congress' delegates, Joseph Seltzer. $5000.

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1451 SPANISH MANUSCRIPT LEGAL DOCUMENT BETWEEN A JEW AND FOUR CHRISTIANS, HANDSOMELY SCRIBED AND FRAMED

(JUDAICA). Manuscript Legal Document, Jew and four Christians, Spain 1451. Calatayud, Aragon (Spain), January 29, 1451.

Lovely manuscript legal document creating a carriers’ contract between a Jew and four Christians. A very attractively scribed document from the period just prior to the expulsion of the Jews from Spain. $4500.

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1702 EDICT CONCERNING COMMUNAL TAXES AMONG JEWS IN FERRARA

(JUDAICA). In Nome del Signore Iddio [Ferrara Taxation regulations]. Ferrara, 1702.

Handsome framed broadside giving 12 regulations concerning taxes imposed on Jews by the Jewish community in order to meet the community’s financial obligations to the state. $3500.

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AN IMPORTANT RUSSIAN PROCLAMATION RESTRICTING JEWS, 1829

(JUDAICA) (NICHOLAS I). Ukaz. St. Petersburg, May 24, 1829.

An important and extremely rare original printed document relating to the Jewish history of the Baltic provinces: a proclamation listing the regulations issued by Emperor Nicholas I restricting the number of resident Jews in Courland and Livonia. $3500.

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RARE HOLOCAUST ALBUM OF PHOTOGRAPHS PRINTED AT BERGEN-BELSEN, 1946

HOLOCAUST. Undzer Churban in Bild. Our Destruction in Pictures. Bergen-Belsen, December 1946.

First edition of one of the early defining collections of images of the Holocaust, printed at Bergen-Belsen, with beautiful original front wrapper printed in color and 115 photographic illustrations. $3200.

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IMPORTANT 1939 MEXICAN INTERNAL MEMO
REGARDING JEWISH IMMIGRATION

(JUDAICA) (ANTI-SEMITISM) MEXICO. Peligros de una Inmigracion en Masa. Mexico, March 9 and March 22, 1939. Together, two volumes.

Two rare 1939 internal memos by the Mexican government, entitled “The Dangers of Mass Immigration,” explaining the reasons for rejecting the United States’ suggestion that Mexico accept Jewish refugees into the southern part of the country. $3000.

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VIENNESE JEWISH PRAYER BOOK AND PSALTER, IN A LOVELY CONTEMPORARY “CATHEDRAL” BINDING

(JUDAICA—LITURGY). Seder Tefillah. Vienna, 1816.

Handsome early 19th-century Vienna prayer book, together with selections from the Book of Psalms, finely bound in contemporary morocco-gilt in the ‘cathedral binding’ style, with gothic arched windows and architectural elements. $2600.

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RABBINICAL EDICT FORBIDDING THE SECULAR EDUCATION OF JEWISH CHILDREN IN JERUSALEM, 1878

(JUDAICA—JERUSALEM). Oloth Habrith—Broadside. Jerusalem, 1878.

Broadside issued by the Ashkenazi Rabbis of Jerusalem reaffirming their ruling forbidding the secular education of Jewish children in the Holy City of Jerusalem “under pain of excommunication.” $2500.

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“WHOMEVER HAS ANY RELATIONSHIP WITH THE ZIONISTS…
BECOMES A PARTNER IN ACTIONS AGAINST JUDAISM”

(JUDAICA—ZIONISM). Kriath Kodesh [call to Yeshiva students]. Jerusalem, Kislev, 1947-48.

1947 Jerusalem Orthodox broadside against “the Zionists who wish to uproot the Torah,” illustrative of the conflicts among Zionists and other factions in Jerusalem just prior to the creation of the state of Israel. $1800.

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HANDSOME LIVORNO-PRINTED PRAYER BOOK, IN CONTEMPORARY MOROCCO WITH BRASS FURNITURE

(JUDAICA—SEPHARDIC LITURGY). Sefer Tefilot ha-Kadosh, ke-minhag kahal Kadosh. Livorno, circa 1838.

Scarce 19th-century Livorno-printed prayer book, printed by Solomon Belforte, in handsome contemporary morocco binding with brass furniture. With a finely penned page in Hebrew manuscript bound in at rear. $1800.

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JOSEPH EZEKIEL RAJPURKAR’S PRAYERS OF THE THREE GREAT
JEWISH FESTIVALS
, 1901 FIRST EDITION, PRINTED IN BOMBAY

(INDIAN JUDAICA—BOMBAY IMPRINT) [RAJPURKAR], Joseph Ezekiel. Mo"adim. The Prayers of the Three Great Jewish Festivals. Bombay, 1901.

First edition of this Bombay-printed liturgy, translated into Marathi by Joseph Ezekiel Rajpurkar, one of the leading Jewish scholars of 19th-century Bombay. $1200.

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“THE FIRST JEWISH LEARNED ASSOCIATION IN THE NEW WORLD”

JUDAICA (LEESER, Isaac). Constitution and By-Laws… American Jewish Publication Society. Philadelphia, 5606 [1845].

First edition of the 1845 Constitution and By-Laws of Rabbi Isaac Leeser’s groundbreaking American Jewish Publication Society, foundational predecessor to the 1888 formation of the Jewish Publication Society, a pivotal document in American Jewish history, in original wrappers. $1200.

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FROM THE ESTATE OF LEONA AND HARRY HELMSLEY, SCARCE ASSOCIATION COPY OF THE 1983 FACSIMILE EDITION OF THE SARAJEVO HAGGADAH

JUDAICA. Haggadah (Sarajevo facsimile). Beograd [Belgrade] / Sarajevo, 1983.

First edition of the 1983 facsimile of the original illuminated 14th-century Sarajevo Haggadah manuscript, held as the oldest known Sephardic Haggadah, a scarce association copy from the estate of Leona and Harry Helmsley, with a Passover 1986 gift inscription to them from an unidentified presenter, featuring 34 pages of beautiful full-color illustrations. $750.

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JOSEPH EZEKIEL RAJPURKAR’S THE TRUE ASPECTS OF JUDAISM, 1879 FIRST EDITION, PRINTED IN BOMBAY

(INDIAN JUDAICA—BOMBAY IMPRINT) [RAJPURKAR], Joseph Ezekiel. True Aspects of Judaism. Bombay, 1879.

First edition of this Bombay-printed collection of discourses on Judaism, written in Marathi by Joseph Ezekiel Rajpurkar, one of the leading Jewish scholars of 19th-century Bombay. $650.

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JOSEPH EZEKIEL RAJPURKAR’S PRAYERS OF THE FIVE JEWISH FASTS, 1890 FIRST EDITION, PRINTED IN BOMBAY

(INDIAN JUDAICA—BOMBAY IMPRINT) RAJPURKAR, Joseph Ezekiel. Prayers of the Five Jewish Fasts. Bombay, 1890.

First edition of this Bombay-printed liturgy, translated into Marathi by Joseph Ezekiel Rajpurkar, one of the leading Jewish scholars of 19th-century Bombay. $600.

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