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The Adolph Büchler Memorial Volume: Studies in Jewish History

Büchler, A.; I. Brodie and J. Rabbinowitz (Editors)

Published by Oxford University Press, London; New York; Toronto, 1956
Condition: vg Hardcover

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Octavo. XXX, 279, [1]pp (in English), 84pp (in Hebrew). Original blue cloth with gold lettering and printer's device on spine. Frontispiece portrait of the author. Adolf Büchler (also Adolph) (1867 - 1939) was a Hungarian-Austrian rabbi, historian and theologian. In 1887 he began his theological studies at the Rabbinical Seminary of Budapest, and at the same time studied in the department of philosophy of the university under Ignác Goldziher and Moritz Kármán. Büchler continued his studies at the Breslau Seminary, and in 1890 graduated as PhD at Leipzig University, his dissertation being Zur Entstehung der Hebräischen Accente, which was afterward published in the Sitzungsberichte der Wiener Akademie der Wissenschaften of 1891. Büchler returned to Budapest to finish his theological studies, and was graduated as rabbi in 1892. He then went to Oxford for 1 year, where he worked under the direction of his uncle, Adolf Neubauer, and published an essay, "The Reading of the Law and Prophets in a Triennial Cycle." The same year he accepted a call as instructor at the Vienna Jewish Theological Seminary, teaching Jewish history, Bible, and Talmud. He became Principal of Jews' College in London, in 1906. This work is a collection of some of Büchler's writings published in various magazines. Spine slightly age-toned. Binding in overall good+ to very good, interior in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 28504

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Title: The Adolph Büchler Memorial Volume: Studies ...

Publisher: Oxford University Press, London; New York; Toronto

Publication Date: 1956

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:vg

Edition: First edition.

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