ALEXANDER, L[evy]. Alexander’s Hebrew Ritual, and Doctrinal Explanation of the Whole Ceremonial Law...of the Jewish Community

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 35
(ANGLO JUDAICA).

ALEXANDER, L[evy]. Alexander’s Hebrew Ritual, and Doctrinal Explanation of the Whole Ceremonial Law...of the Jewish Community

FIRST EDITION. English interspersed with Hebrew pp. 309. Browned. Wrappers. 4to Roth, Magna Bibliotheca p. 333, no. 25

London: By Author 1819

Est: $700 - $1,000
PRICE REALIZED $500
UNCUT, UNOPENED COPY OF THIS HELPFUL INTRODUCTION TO JEWISH RITUAL. Levy Alexander, (son of Alexander Alexander, translator of the Hebrew liturgy into English) was embroiled at this time with a personal and quite public squabble with Haham Raphael Meldola and his Aschkenazi colleague, Chief Rabbi Solomon Hirschel.