Jun 21, 2016 - Sale 2420

Sale 2420 - Lot 155

Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
(JUDAICA.) Einhorn, David. Antrittspredigt, gehalten im Tempel des Har-Sinai-Vereins. 14 pages. 8vo, cloth-backed boards with original plain wrappers bound in; inked number stamp on page [3]; library bookplate and withdrawal note inside front board. Baltimore, MD: Hanzsche & Co., 1855

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The first American publication by Rabbi David Einhorn (1809-1879), a new immigrant from Germany who soon became an influential leader of American Reform Judaism. One of America's first Jewish sermons published in German. Provenance: Rabbi Max Landsberg (1845-1927), gift to Hebrew Union College. Singerman 1377.