Book details: SEFER KESEF NIVHAR [VOL. 1 AND 2 OF 3]
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(Xt) Silverstone, G.
SEFER KESEF NIVHAR [VOL. 1 AND 2 OF 3]
Imprint: Washington, D. C. : G. Silverstone,, 1919
Edition: First Edition
Binding: Hardback
1st edition. Later boards. 8vo. [37], 47 pages. 23 cm. In Hebrew. Goldman 822. Important Anti-Reform, Pro-Zionist Orthodox tract, Title translates to “The Book of Choice Silver. ” Volumes 1 and 2 of 3, bound together. Rabbi Gedaliah (George) Silverstone was a popular American Orthodox homilist of the early 20th century, largely supporting himself on books of sermons such as this one. Silverstone, a fierce Orthodox polemicist and Zionist, begins this volume with a sermon “Against the Reform”, in response to the anti-Balfour Declaration that Reform rabbis had dispatched to Woodrow Wilson. SUBJECT(S) Jewish sermons, Hebrew. OCLC lists 10 copies worldwide. Slight yellowing. Ex-library with usual markings. Otherwise very good condition. (AMR-50-5), Amr6, zionism5
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