Hillel Seidman. Tog Buch fun Varshever Ghetto [”Warsaw Ghetto Diaries”]

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 139
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Hillel Seidman. Tog Buch fun Varshever Ghetto [”Warsaw Ghetto Diaries”]

<<FIRST YIDDISH EDITION>> . Illustrated. pp. 336. Ex-library. Original pictorial wrappers, rubbed and worn. 8vo.

Buenos Aires: 1947

Est: $300 - $500
The author was a devoutly observant Jew who kept a faithful account of Warsaw’s last days. This beautifully written historical document remains a stirring and remarkable testament to the heroism of Warsaw Jewry as recorded by the official archivist of Warsaw’s Jewish Community.