FESTSCHRIFT FÜR HEINRICH BRODY. Ismar Elbogen, Hermann Pick, Aron Freimann, David Simonsen.


(Brody, Heinrich).

Beiträge zur Kunde des Jüdischen Buches, Band 3

  • Berlin: Soncino-Blätter, 1930.
  • 4to
  • stiff paper wrappers
  • 182, (6) pages

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This is a tribute to Heinrich Brody (1868-1942), scholar of medieval Hebrew poetry, rabbi and Zionist. Born in Hungary, Brody was invited to become head of the Institute for the Research of Hebrew Poetry, Berlin, in 1930 and moved with it to Jerusalem in 1933. A collection of essays on and bibliographies of Eastern European Jewish literature by various scholars. Title page of Tauber & Weil catalogue 29 (Munich) laid in. Biographical sketch from Encyclopedia Judaica also laid in. Text in German with some references in Hebrew. Table of contents. Frontispiece. Wrappers bent at edges with small tear at top of spine.