Psak Din [“Jerusalem District Court Case 124/53”]

AUCTION 2 | Tuesday, June 03rd, 1997 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Books, Manuscripts and Works of Art Including Property from a Dutch Private Collector and the Late T. Nachum Gidal

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Lot 300

Psak Din [“Jerusalem District Court Case 124/53”]

207pp. Later calf with original printed stiff wrappers bound in, 4to

Jerusalem: 1957

Est: $400 - $600
Court transcript of the infamous Kasztner Case in which Malkiel Grünwald was found innocent of libel against Rudolf Kasztner concerning accusations of Nazi collaboration. A Cabinet crisis ensued (Kasztner was a government official) and Grünwald was later found guilty when subsequently tried in the Supreme Court. Kasztner was however assassinated before he was to see his name cleared. See EJ, X 814-16