AUCTION 61 | Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 at 1:00
Fine Judaica: Printed Books, Manuscripts, Autograph Letters, Graphic Art and Ceremonial Objects

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Lot 130


Joseph H. Hertz. The “Battle of Warsaw.” The Chief Rabbi’s Sermon at the Service of Mourning and Prayer for the Martyrs of the Warsaw Ghetto. Bevis Marks Synagogue, May 22nd, 1944. pp. (8). <<* WITH:>> The Outbreak of War. 22nd August - 3rd September, 1939. Statements collected and issued by the Ministry of Information. 1939. First ex-library; second with penciled shopping list on rear blank. 12mo and 8vo.

London: v.d

Est: $500 - $700
States the Chief Rabbi: “Is it - we ask - beyond the might of Britain and her Allies to ensure for the surviving Jews of Europe the status of prisoners of war, with facilities for exchange, and the offer of sanctuary somewhere, even Palestine, to those who escape from the Nazi inferno? “ (p. 7).