HOROWITZ, LEON Roumania Ve-America [encouraging emigration to the United States]

AUCTION 28 | Tuesday, April 05th, 2005 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: The Library of the late Professor Abraham J. Karp.

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Lot 22
(AMERICAN JUDAICA).

HOROWITZ, LEON Roumania Ve-America [encouraging emigration to the United States]

FIRST EDITION. ff.(3), pp. iv, 66. Browned. Boards. 8vo.

Berlin: Friedlander’sche Buchdrukerei 1874

Est: $800 - $1,200
PRICE REALIZED $700
Dedication in English to the Hon. B. F. Peicotto, Consul General of the United States in Bucharest, stating that the book portrays ”the condition of our people in the Danubian principalities. It contains...a precise description of the social industrial affairs in the United States, the geography ... political instituitions, also an impartial guide for the voyage and travel thither.” Final pages with commercial ads by various passenger shipping lines crossing the Atlantic