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Eight Volumes Relating to Synagogue Architecture

Auction:
2966T
Lot:
1077
Sold for:
$160$130

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Auction:
Sale #2966T - 2966T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 07, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Eight Volumes Relating to Synagogue Architecture, 1920s to 2000s, including: Sukenik, Eleazar, The Ancient Synagogue of Beth Alpha. An Account of the Excavations..., London: Oxford University Press (1932); Blake, Peter., ed., An American Synagogue for Today and Tomorrow: A Guide Book to Synagogue Design and Construction, New York: Union of Amer. Hebrew Cong. (1954); Fortifications and the Synagogue: The Fortress of Babylon and the Ben Ezra Synagogue, Cairo, London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd. (1994); Latvija: Sinagogas un Rabins [Latvia: Synagogues and Rabbis], 1918-1940, Shamir (2004); Hertz, Emanuel, ed., Abraham Lincoln: The Tribute of the Synagogue, New York: Bloch (1927); Wigoder, Geoffrey, The Story of the Synagogue: A Diaspora Museum Book, Harper & Row (1986); Wischnitzer, Rachel, The Architecture of the European Synagogue, Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society (1964); Wischnitzer, Rachel, Synagogue Architecture in the United States, Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, (1955).





From the Collection of Congregation Mishkan Tefila
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Hertz, Oxford University Press, Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd., Abraham Lincoln, Ancient synagogues in Palestine, Archaeological sites in Israel, Architecture, Beth Alpha, Byzantine Empire, Judaism, Religious architecture, Synagogue, Synagogue architecture, Latvia, United States, Cairo, London, Philadelphia