Neve Shalom. [Jerusalem?], [second half of 1970s].
Booklet published by the village members. Opens with the words:
" 'Neve Shalom' is the place to where people, of various national, religious, ethnic and cultural groups, come to meet in a friendly atmosphere and discover, beyond all differences between them and through those differences, the bond that unites them as human beings, and that the identical image of G-d is reflected in all of them". The booklet contains the ideological platform of the village founders and tells about the various activities in the village. The emblem of the village and its name in Hebrew, English and Arabic appears on the cover. At the end is a map with directions to reach the village.  leaves, 22.5x14.5 cm. Good condition. Tears and minor stains. Bibliographically unknown.
Two studio photographs by photographer J. Rudi.
1. Photograph mounted on cardboard with photographer's name on the front, on the reverse appears a Magen David and the word "Zion" and the caption "Artistic Photography, J. Rudi, Jaffa, Eretz Israel" in Hebrew and in English. Early 20th century. 16.5x11 cm. Good condition, damages to borders of the mount.
2. Postcard-like photograph, on the reverse appears an ink stamp of the photographer "J. Rudi Photography, Lilienblum Street, Tel Aviv." 8.5x13.5 cm. Good condition.
We could find no information about the photographer in literature about Eretz Israel photography.
1. R. Lehman, woodcuts. Sifriyat HaPo'alim Publishing, Art Department, . A dozen reproductions of woodcuts in large format, contained in the original folder. Printed from the original plates in "Hadassah" vocational printing press.
2. Menachem Shemi, forty eight pictures with selected letters and drawings. Album, edited by Moshe Bassok, with an introduction by E. Kolb, Director of the Tel Aviv Museum. Hakibutz HaMeuchad Publishing, . Tears to paper cover.
Size varies, good condition.
1. Will there be peace in Vietnam? Published by HaShomer HaTza'ir in Israel, Tel Aviv, 1966. The map of "battlefields" is pasted to page 4.
2. End Slaughter in Vietnam!, translation: Eliezer Halevy. "This booklet was published by the 'Campaign for Peace in Vietnam' in Israel". Published by the National Committee for Peace in Israel, 1966. Cover design: Ruth Schloss. Text by Jean Paul Sartre, Arik Wolf, Bertrand Russell and others.
3. Vietnam, Black Book (Black Book on the American Crimes in Vietnam), translation: Eliezer Halevy. Published by the National Committee for Peace in Israel, 1967. Illustrations: Ruth Schloss.
Size varies, good to very good condition. Library ink-stamps.
Ten original photographs from "Mivtza Shlomo" that brought Ethiopian Jews to Israel, 1991. "Mivtza Shlomo" was a military operation which brought about 14,400 Jews from Ethiopia within thirty four hours in thirty airplanes belonging to the Israel Air Force and the company "El Al". Two large photographs signed: "Nathan Alpert, Government Journalism Office". 12.5x18 cm. until 17.5x26 cm. Very good condition.
Two Purim dreidels. USA, 1940s.
Wooden handle and tin dreidel. On one, figure of Esther is printed with the verse "And the king said to her what do you want Queen Esther" and inscribed "Queen Esther"; on other dreidel, the figure of Haman is printed with the verse "Haman son of Hamdata Jew hater" and inscribed "Wicked Haman". Diameter: 10 cm, handle length: 6 cm. Fair-good condition.
Valentin, Y [ed]. Nimrod, weekly comics journal for children. Tel Aviv, .
Weekly comics journal for children; includes several comic series (some in color), a "Technology and Science" section, a crossword, and more. Only sixteen issues were published. This is issue no. 12, the only issue not in the collection of the JNUL. 12 pp, 33 cm. Good condition. Minor foxing and tears at borders.
Prof. Yeshayahu Leibowitz, letter to C. Glick, in regard to drafting yeshiva students to the army. [Jerusalem], 1975.
"Ben Gurion, Moshe Dayan and Shimon Peres wholeheartedly agreed to excuse yeshiva studentsג€¦ because they understood that this arrangement causes desecration of G-d's name, disgrace to the Torah and destroys religionג€¦ and for this they are assisted by rabbisג€¦". Leaf 12.5 cm. Good condition, creases and folding marks. Tear to upper right corner.
A typewritten and stenciled document with instructions for schools and teachers participating in the reception ceremony in honor of Colonial Secretary Winston Churchill during his visit to the Hebrew University. HaTikva and the British national anthem were sung by the "Institute for the Blind." The document was sent to the Talmud Torah for boys in the Bucharim Neighborhood.  leaf, 28 cm. Fair condition. Stains, creases, filing-holes.
Disciples in Yeshivat "Etz Chaim" in Jerusalem, Zadok Basan (1882-1956). Jerusalem 1920s. The photographer's name is embossed on the cardboard, at the borders of the photograph. 21x16 cm, mounted on cardboard 35.5x30 cm. Good condition. Tears and stains at borders of cardboard.
Chalomotav shel HaShabtai R' Mordechai Ashkenazi, about the dreams notebook of R' Mordechai Ashkenazi, disciple of R' Avraham Ravigo, by Gershom Scholem. Leipzig: Schocken (Schocken Library/Jerusalem, Researches and Sources, First Book), .
"One hundred and fifty copies printed", as a token of friendship for R' Shlomo Zalman Schocken on his sixtieth birthday". Private, non-commercial edition, with wide margins on fine paper, handmade. The book opens with and introduction to a dozen of the chapters of the manuscript of the notebook, which is in the Schocken Library in Jerusalem, attachments and two facsimilies. , 100,  pp, 29.5 cm. Good condition. Damages to end paper and to spine.
Die Bibel in Bildern von Abel Pann. Jerusalem-Vienna: The Palestine Art Pub. Co., 1926.
Twenty four lithographs of illustrations in pastels by Abel Pann for the book of Genesis stories, accompanied by verses translated into German. Preceding each facsimile-plate a leaf was bound with the relevant verse. 36 cm. The body of the book is in good condition. Cloth binding damaged and somewhat worn.
Photograph of Gabriel Talpir's portrait by the artist Reuven Rubin, from 1972. Photographer: I. Zafrir, Tel Aviv.
Talpir is seen in this portrait with a beret on his head, surrounded by a collage consisting of headlines of "Gazit" periodical for art and literature edited by Talpir. On the reverse appears a dedication by Reuven Rubin, in pencil: "For my dear friend G. Talpir, with appreciation, Reuven". 25x20 cm. Good condition. Minor damages at borders.
Handwritten leaf, by "ג€¦Josef benג€¦Avraham Zvi". [Germany], March 22, 1872.
"Mi SheBerach" prayer in honor of Wilhelm I, King of Prussia and Emperor of the German Empire. Leaf 14.5x14 cm. Good condition. Folding-marks, tears, staining.
Four handwritten pages, list of donors to "Ladiesג€™ Society" "Keter Torah", established in New York in 1908, and letters. New York, November 23, 1919. Yiddish.
List of 44 donors, a letter handwritten by Zvi Menachem Weiss with the address of Chaim David Tokinoff in Brooklyn, New York, the society's ink-stamp and an additional letter (not signed).  pp, 20 cm. Good condition. Stains and folding-marks.
Blumenthal, S. Pook-Pook's Birthday, English translation by Sara Low. Haifa: N. Warhaftig, [1940s]. Lithographic printing by Kaufman, Tel Aviv. English.
Story in rhymes of the dwarf Pook-Pook on his birthday. Although the book is written in English it is read from right to left. Impressive colorful illustrations. 16 leaves, 24x16 cm. Fair condition. Stains. First leaf is detached. Rebound in cardboard with the original cover mounted on.
1. Naye Passover Haggadah. [New York]: Bildungs Comitet fun Arbiter-Ring, 1948. Yiddish and Hebrew, with many music notes. On page 24 appears the Partisansג€™ song. Illustrations, many of them by Ephraim Moshe Lilien.
2. Naye Passover Haggadah. Buenos Aires: Zwischo un Sholem Aleichem Shulen, 1950. Shul-Bibliotek, series no. 8, booklet no. 1. Yiddish and Hebrew.
3. Naye Passover Haggadah. Rio de Janiero: Aroysgegeben fun Hebraika, 1960. Cover according to no. 1 above - [New York edition] 1948. Yiddish, Hebrew and transcript of the Yiddish text in Latin letters. Many handwritten comments. 19.5x23 cm, condition varies. Stains, comments and handwritten inscriptions.
Temes, N., Lishevsky, I., Goldberg, H. Ani KorehIllustrations by L. Wolpert. Tel Aviv: Omanut, 1947-1948. Parts I and II.
Hebrew language study booklets for children, with color illustrations, some by Nachum Gutman. 21 cm. Good condition. Tears at borders of covers, minor tears at borders of leaves.
Plastisch-Anatomischer Handatlas fֳ¼r Akademien, Kunstschulen und zum Selbstunterricht, von Dr. Fritz Schider. Leipzig, 1908.
"Atlas for Academic Use, For Art Schools and Self-study" published by Fritz Schider, artist and teacher of arts in Basel, Switzerland. E.M. Lilien's private copy. On the inside of the front cover appears Lilien's private ex-libris label. It is possible that this atlas served Lilien in his graphic works. Twenty two pages, 117 plates, 30.5 cm. Good condition. Numerous foxing-marks. Binding somewhat loose, damaged spine.
Siddur Beit Ya'akov, Part I. Yeshivat Chachmei Lublin publication, by Shalom Yosef Carmel of Lodz presently in Landsberg. Augsburg, .
Stereotype printing of 1924 Lemberg edition. Two title pages, following the first title page are printed dedications in memory of Rabbi Shalom Yosef Carmel's family members who died in the ghettos "and German camps". 465,  leaf, 23.5 cm. Good condition. Foxing-marks on leaves, stained binding.
For protection of infant and woman giving birth, from us, the Holy Society of Tlemcen. Tlemcen (North Algeria): Chaim Ben Chayun Printing Press, [1930 or earlier, possibly 1924].
Illustrations of lions, palms of hands, Magen David and more. 28x21.5 cm. Good condition.
Letter handwritten by the poet Esther Ra'ab to Gabriel Talpir, 1960. * Typewritten letter, hand signed by the poet Nathan Zach, 1960. * A furious letter handwritten by the poet Chaim Guri to the publisher Amikam Gurevitz, 1973. * Letter handwritten by Chananya Reichman to the Writers Association, 1973. Various sizes and conditions.
Passover Haggadah, [Moshav] Felix Warburg Village, 1956.
Non-traditional Haggadah, with illustrations. "Edited according to Yehuda Sharet's version, written and illustrated by Talma Hefetz, printed by HaMa'atik Jerusalem". Ends after the fourth wine glass, with "Shulchan Orech". 28 pp, 25 cm. Fair-good condition. Tears at borders of cover and second leaf, stains on the cover.
"If you will it - it is no dream". Postcard with Herzl's portrait, designed by Jacob Stark, a Bezalel artist. 14x9 cm. Good condition. Stains on the reverse.
Anochi, Dan [Ephraim Davidson], [ed]. Non-political Haggadah, for everyone. Tel Aviv: Bedichuta, .
Humorous Haggadah, typewritten and stenciled. 10 leaves, 21cm. Fair-good condition. Partially detached, stained and torn cover.
1. Group photograph, "Agudat Mizrachi". No venue mentioned, [ca. 1920s].
2. Group photograph, "Cheder for Talmudic studies 'HaMizrachi'". Proszowice, Poland, 1938. Handwritten dedication on the back.
3. Printed postcard, Dr. Theodor Herzl (the Congress Portrait). Vienna-New-York, Renaissance, ca. 1940s.
Various sizes and conditions.
N. Bezem, Jean Tirosh Gallery, Old City of Jaffa, April-May 1968.
Homage to the French Cubist painter Fernand Lֳ©ger. Editor: A. Gilad, Printing: Amal printing school. Six prints in color, each signed by Bezem and numbered, 75/300 copies. 27x27 cm, good condition. Original cover, somewhat worn. Printed on three heavy paper leaves, folded in half.
Passover Haggadah. HaBonim, Tzahala camp. [Tel Aviv], 1957.
Non-traditional Haggadah, stenciled, with many illustrations.  leaves, 28 cm. Fair-good condition. Bound with string. Tears and stains at borders of cover and first leaves. Not listed in Steiner.
Levi, Leo [ed]. Boker, first reader for Jewish children in exile. Firenze, 1956.
Published by Mercaz HaChinuch in Paris. Illustrated. Introduction and comments in French. , 63,  pages. 21 cm. Good condition. Few stains on cardboard binding.
Six paper items printed in Morocco, 1940s-50s.
Including: Document issued by the JNF confirming receipt of a donation for tree planting, written in Arabic in Hebrew letters; invitation to Shimon Bar Yochai public celebration in Casablanca; two membership cards of the Zionist Organization in Morocco;HaPo'el HaMizrachi Women in Morocco membership card; Holiday Greetings card with gilded decorations. Various sizes and conditions.
Prayer and programme booklet for a memorial assembly conducted by the Chief Rabbinate on the thirtieth day of the passing of Prof. Chaim Weizmann, first president of the State of Israel. [Jerusalem, 1952].  pp, 20.5 cm. Very good condition.
Reflection on Golda, on the 100th Anniversary of Her Birth. Writer: Wendy Elliman; Artist: Carol Hamoy. New York: Faust & Smith, . English.
Collection of reflections about Golda Meir on her hundredth birthday. The book was printed on good quality paper in a special format: leaves were cut in the shape of a Magen David and bound in a wood-binding covered with cloth, handmade.  pp, 28 cm. Very good condition.
Berthold, Joseph Tscherkassky. Berlin, 1924.
Catalogue of Hebrew letters and various decorations. Includes samples for various fonts and typefaces created by the typeface manufacturer. Introduction in seven languages: Yiddish, German, English, Hebrew, Arabic, etc. Elaborate color cover, with embossed letters. The author was the Oriental Department Manager of Berthold.  pp, 29 cm. Good condition. Moisture marks. Damages to borders of binding.
Six music-note booklets for songs in Hebrew and Yiddish, by the composer and musicologist Shlomo Rosovsky (1878-1962).
Four booklets published by "Yuval, Publishing House for Hebrew Music"; two booklets published by "Geselshaft far Yidishe Falks-musik in Peterburg", St. Petersburg, 1914.
Names of oeuvres: "Badchan" for piano; "Tachat Si'ach HaYerakrak"; "Numa Numa"; "Poema" for piano; "Lomer Zich Iberbeten" and "Ich bin a Balegula". All booklets in old cloth binding with embossed writing "Collection of Compositions for Song and Piano, Yuval Publishing, S. Rosovsky". Volume 31 cm. Good condition. Stains. Minor moth-damages to binding.
Two booklets printed after the Six-Day War and the conquest of East Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria, the Gaza strip, the Golan Heights and Sinai. Include detailed population censuses concerning the recently conquered regions, numerous data-tables and folded maps, in Hebrew and in English.
1. The West Bank of the Jordan, Gaza Strip and Northern Sinai, Golan Heights - data from general count. Booklet no.1 of a series of population censuses, 1967. Published by the Central Bureau of Statistics, Jerusalem, 1967.
2, Population and Housing Census, 1967, East Jerusalem. Published by the Central Bureau of Statistics and the Municipality of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, 1968.
26.5 cm. Good condition. Minor tears and stains.
Seven leaves with a printed greeting "LeShana Tova Tikatev/u". U.S.A.
Leaves are folded in half, embossed illustrations on the front, decorated with gold. Greeting is in Hebrew and English. Colored cut-out drawings were pasted onto all the leaves like a Jew holding the Torah, flowers, girl holding a "Shana Tova" flag and so on.
20.5 - 21 cm. Very good condition. One greeting somewhat different.
Eight mezuzahs. Eretz Yisrael, 50s-60s.
Silver (some stamped), beaten and etched, filigree; beaten copper; brass.
Four are stamped "Israel" or "Made in Israel". One is stamped: "Bezalel". Various sizes and conditions.
MS [unknown alias]. Behind the Scenes of the Mysterious Assassination on the Tel Aviv beach. Jerusalem, .
A booklet describing the affair of Arlosoroff's assassination in a literary style. Published a few weeks after the assassination. Bibliographically unknown and not in the JNUL.16 pp, 18 cm. Good condition. Minor tears at borders of cover, sporadic stains.
Neft, board game for 2-5 players. Eretz Israel: Adloyada, [ca. 1961].
Purpose of game: purchasing oil-fields. The map of Eretz Israel is drawn on the board. On the map appear the locations of Heletz, Beer-Sheba and Arad. Attached are: an information booklet about oil and an instructions leaf. Original box, 47x32 cm. Good condition. Moisture-marks and damages. All of the game parts are included and have not been used.
1-5. Five "Omanut" booklets - quarterly of Bezalel National Museum news, published by Friends of Bezalel Society. Jerusalem, 1940-1941. First booklet of first year in English; booklets 2-3 of year I; booklet 1, 2/3 of year II. In each booklet appear articles and photographs.
6. Chatzot, a silver-plated plaque, made by Boris Schatz. Signed on right corner "Yerushalem". "Chatzot" is engraved on upper part, in the center a candle and a person praying, on the lower part - "Parsa Zion Beyadeha - ein menachem la". 7x7 cm, good condition. Minor stains.
Photographs of Jerusalem and Eretz Israel. Postcard-folder, [1920s].
A Magen David and the inscription "Eliyahu Brothers - Jaffa-Tel-Aviv (Eretz Israel)" in Hebrew and English appears on the back cover.
Eleven postcards with various views of Jerusalem, including the Bezalel building; the Dead Sea, Hebron and Rachel's Tomb. Numbered consecutively 285-295. Good condition. One postcard damaged and restored. Minor stains and damages to cover.
Fifty military postcards, for use by IDF soldiers. 1970s-80s.
Most of the postcards are illustrated with caricatures; on two cards appear photographs of "Shlom HaGalil" operation. Size varies, good condition. Most of the postcards were sent by mail.
Lewinsky square [new central bus station in Tel Aviv] - Guestbook. 1970s-80s. Autographs and dedications, most of them for the contractor Areyh Pilz, the initiator of the idea of constructing a new central bus station. Construction lasted for twenty years. The station underwent different stages until it reached its current poor condition. Amongst the signatories: Yitzchak Rabin, Shimon Peres, Rehavam Ze'evi, Shlomo Lahat (Tchitch) and many leading figures from the military and the industrial sectors.  leaves with tens of signatures and dedications, 29.5 cm. Good condition. Several leaves are partly detached.
Three printed advertisements, in color, by Mula Eshet, one of the pioneering fashion photographers in Israel. .
1. Advertisement for Ford Anglia car, with a model standing next to it: "The most wonderful car in the world." 24x24 cm. Very good condition.
2. Advertisement for Ford Comet car, with a model standing next to it: "Maximum quality in the right dimensions" and "Dorina - an original three-piece suit." 24x22 cm. Very good condition.
3. Advertisement for Volkswagen 1962 Beetle, the "car for a woman", with a model standing next to the car: "Fashion and quality in Satmar Products." Printed on heavy paper. 34x24.5 cm. Very good condition.
Brass coin-like amulet, for wearing around neck. In the center, the shape of a Magen David, names of angels, combinations of letters and names; on margins, names of the four rivers: Gichon, Pishon, Euphrates, Chidekel.
Diameter: 3 cm. Good condition.
Photograph of Jewish parents and their daughter. [Bombay, India, 1930s-40s].
A leaf is pasted on the back with the address of the photographer M.L. Reuben in Bombay, confirming the use of this photograph in a photography competition "Jews in Asia." 14x10 cm. Fair-good condition. Two corners damaged. Stains on the reverse.
Candlesticks, made by Hans Teppich. Jerusalem, [1950s-1960s]. Copper, partially gold plated.
"Israel" etched on base. Each candlestick is made of six petal-like branches, which create the shape of a flower when opened. Signed underneath: "Jerusalem Teppich".
Width: 8 cm. Height: 3.5 cm. Fair-good condition.
Vortragszyklus aus Jֳ¼discher Geschichte [Lecture-series about Jewish History]. Proclamation issued by the management of the Vienna Jewish Community, 1906.
A series of lectures about Jewish history - Viennese Jewry in the Middle Ages and in Modern Times - organized by Dr. S. Frankfurter. Leaf 34 cm. Fair condition. Tears, creases and numerous folding-marks.