AUCTION 43 | Thursday, April 02nd, 2009 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Hebrew Printed Books, Manuscripts, Graphic & Ceremonial Art

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Lot 290


Collection of ephemera, This wide-ranging group offers: Yiddish postcards from Warsaw printed during the Tsarist era; a large multi-ethnic religious calendar for the period April 4th to April 20th, 1930 issued by the Deputy District Commissioner of the Jerusalem Division; blocks of stamps of Keren Tel Chai (Jabotinsky's Revisionist Zionist movement); temporary movement and curfew pass issued by the Military Commander toward the end of the British Mandate (1947); membership book of Palestine Jewish Hunters Society (1940); and envelopes of the Grand New Hotel, Jerusalem (end 19th, beginning 20th century). Also autograph letters signed by rabbinic scholar and Chabad halachic authority Abraham Chaim Noe; artist Herman Struck; and Anglo-Jewish playwright, novelist and poet Israel Zangwill; Palestine documents and Zionist pamphlets; and Palestine items of philatelic interest. Total of c. 40 items

Est: $500 - $700