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Auction 8 Lot Number 577

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Collection of Calendars – Redlheim, Amsterdam, Metz

1-2. Calendar for 1856 and calendar for 1858. Amsterdam, 1854, 1857. With illustrations of the Zodiac signs, and the sun and moon. One is in a cardboard binding, and another is in a leather binding from that period.
3. Calendar for 1864. Metz, 1863.
4. Calendars for 1848, 1879, 1880, 1892. Redlheim.

Opening180$ Sold For190$ Including buyers premium

Auction 8 Lot Number 578

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Collection of Calendars – Egypt

17 calendars, with the inscription "May you merit many good and long years". Egypt, 1952-1965.
Printed by the Help Association for the Hebrew Community in Cairo.
Some are dedicated, on the title-page, to the perpetuation of the memory of family members - Nachum, Agami, Seftan, Azizo, Chedgas, Shemtov, Ovadia, and more; some are a memento for the elite members of the Sha'ar Hashamayim Community.
13.5 cm. Fair through good condition.

Opening250$ Sold For250$ Including buyers premium

Auction 8 Lot Number 579

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Calendars – Vilna, Horodna, Berlin and Budapest

1. Calendar from 1815, Vilna.
2. Calendar for 1826, Vilna and Horodna.
3. Calendar for 1837, Vilna. With drawings of the Zodiac signs.
4. Calendar for 1860, Berlin. Hebrew, Yiddish and German, with advertisements for bookstores.
5. Illustrated calendar for 1912-1913, Warsaw. Illustration and photographs of orphans in Jerusalem, and Hebrew gymnasium in Jaffa.
6. "Fun Yohr Tzu Yohr", Published by the Orpahn's Aid Association. Vilna, 1827. Calendar with illustrations and photographs of synagogues and public institutions, well-known people, and graves [also picture of the Vilna Ga'on], items of Judaica and art.
7. Calendar for 1942, Budapest. Hebrew, Yiddish and Hungarian. With Mincha and Ma'ariv prayers, and Grace after Meals.
Fair-poor condition. Varying sizes and conditions.

Opening350$ Unsold

Auction 8 Lot Number 580

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Calendars – Copenhagen

JØdisk Almanak. 10 calendars from Copenhagen, Denmark,1912 – 1939.
1912; 1916-1918; 1927-1929; 1935; 1938-1939.
Hebrew and Danish, with advertisements.
Various sizes, fair to very good condition.

Opening400$ Unsold

Auction 8 Lot Number 581

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Calendars – Vienna

Jahrbuch / Kalender und Jahrbuch für Yisraeliten . Calendars for 1855 and 1866,Vienna. At the end of the calendar for 1855 - biography of Rabbi Nachman Ha-Cohen Krochmal.
German and some Hebrew.
16 cm; 19 cm. [2], CXII, [1], 384, XXVIII, [8] pages; [21], 4, XLIV, 271, [1] page. Fair condition.

Opening250$ Sold For250$ Including buyers premium

Auction 8 Lot Number 582

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Calendars – Frankfurt, Bratislava and Basel

1-3. Two calendars for 1930 (different binding colors) and calendar for 1933, Frankfurt am-Maine.
4-5. Calendars for 1938, 1939, Bratislava. With laws and customs in Yiddish, and prayers.
6. Calendar for 1944, Basel. With Sfirat Ha-Omer and Bikat Ha-Mazon.
Various sizes and conditions, fair through good condition.

Opening200$ Unsold

Auction 8 Lot Number 583

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Calendars – Venice

7 calendars in Italian, printed in Venice.
Years: 1854, 1859, 1863-1864, 1866-1868.
12 cm. Fair to good condition. Some don't have a cover.

Opening600$ Sold For600$ Including buyers premium

Auction 8 Lot Number 584

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Twelve Calendars

1-10. Redelheim, Frankfurt am-Main – calendars for 1891, 1907, 1908, 1910, 1911, 1914, 1916, 1917, 1919, 1928.
11. [Hamburg?] – Calendar for 1918.
12. Prague – Detailed calendar for 1914 with zodiac pictures, some photographs of rabbis and advertisements.
Sizes and conditions vary.

Opening150$ Sold For150$ Including buyers premium

Auction 8 Lot Number 585

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Varied Calendar Collection

1. Algiers: Calendar for the years 1945-1965. Hebrew and French.
2. Basel: Calendar for the year 1952.
3-4. Budapest: Calendars for the years 1895; 1929.
5-7. Jerusalem: Calendar for the year 1921, Yeshivat Sha'ar Ha-Amakim; calendar for the year 1941 with prayers, including Shomrei Ha-Chomot; calendar Kollel Chabad for the year 1954.
8-10. London: calendars for the years 1911; 1940; 1950.
11-12. New York: calendars for the years 1944; 1957.
13-15. Zurich: calendars for the years 1947; 1954; 1963.
16. Casablanca: calendar for the year 1951, Otzar Ha-Torah Society.
16 calendars different from each other. Various sizes and conditions.

Opening180$ Unsold

Auction 8 Lot Number 586

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Calendars – The United States

1. 1942 Calendar, "Green" Bookstore, Boston,
2. 1952 Calendar, Talits Manufacturers "Zion", New York. Photographs of company's products.
3. 1951 Calendar, Food Company "Horowitz Margareten", New York.
4. 1952 Calendar, Eliezer Stavsky's Bookstore, New York.
5. 1957 Calendar, Drake's Bakeries, USA.
Texts in the calendars are in Yiddish, English and a few prayers in Hebrew. Some have photographs and the national anthem "Ha-Tikva".
Various sizes, good condition.

Opening100$ Unsold
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