04-23-2001 04-23-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2040 Boston
April 23, 2001 09:00 AMCalender
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(Haggadah) SERVICE FOR THE FIRST NIGHTS OF PASSOVER

$230$200
Auction: Sale #2040 - 2040 Location: Boston Date / Time: April 23, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

(Haggadah) SERVICE FOR THE FIRST NIGHTS OF PASSOVER, according to the custom of the German and Polish Jews, with a compendium of the laws relating to the festival and its observances; copious explanatory notes and a new English translation by the Rev. A. P. Mendes, London, P. Vallentine, 1862, 51 leaves , 2 p., 3rd edition, 8vo, original stamped cloth, (Yudlov 1159; Yaari 859), (discolored, staining). Note: English Rabbi and educator, Abraham Pereira Mendes (1825-1893) was Rabbi for the Newport, Rhode Island, Sephardic congregation.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Abraham Pereira Mendes, PASSOVER, SERVICE FOR THE FIRST NIGHTS OF PASSOVER, London, Rhode Island