Kvitko, Leib. Gringroz [“Green Grass” - poems]

AUCTION 10 | Tuesday, June 27th, 2000 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts and Works of Art

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Lot 193

Kvitko, Leib. Gringroz [“Green Grass” - poems]

Title and ten illustrated pages by Ryback. Yiddish text. Stained, ex-library with several stamps. Recent boards.12mo IMC, Tradition and Revolution no.138i-vii (illustrated)

Berlin: Jüdischer Literarischer Verlag 1922

Est: $300 - $500
Ryback reproduces here many of the tombstone and synagogue carvings found during the course of An-Ski’s ethnographic expeditions. This copy with three additional illustrations (pp. 9, 133 and 141) unrecorded in the Israel Museum Catalogue.