Auction 048 Rebbes of Satmar, Sighet and Bobov - Books, Objects, Letters and Manuscripts, Broadsides and Printed Items

HaGalut HaRevii BeArtzenu HaKedoshah – Jerusalem, 1970 – Copy of Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar

Opening: $300

HaGalut HaRevii BeArtzenu HaKedoshah. Jerusalem, 1970.
Sharp polemic work, accusing the Zionist movement and the State of Israel of encouraging assimilation into the inferior Western culture. The book was published anonymously, yet it is known to have been authored by the Orthodox activist R. Avraham Baruch Araten (1890-1978).
Copy of Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar, with a handwritten dedication to him on the front endpaper.

[2] leaves, 7-102, [2] pages. 23.5 cm. Good-fair condition. Stains, including dark stains and mold stains. Marginal tears and wear to first leaves. New binding.

The Divrei Yoel, Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar (1887-1979), youngest son of Rebbe Chananya Yom Tov Lipa, the Kedushat Yom Tov; and grandson of Rebbe Yekutiel Yehuda, the Yitav Lev. He served as rabbi of Orsheva, Karoly and later Satmar. He survived the Holocaust and immigrated to the United States, where he established the Satmar Chassidic community. President of the Eda HaCharedit in Jerusalem, and a leader of Orthodox Jewry in the United States and throughout the world.

Books of Important Ownership – Rebbe Yoel Teitelbaum of Satmar