Ex-library. Folio. xi,,125,,34pp. Three-quarter leather over marbled boards. Handwritten label with author and part of title pasted near head of spine. German and Dutch title-page. Rare, important work on selected gravestones from the Dutch-Portuguese Jewish cemetery at Ouderkerk aan de Amstel (Amsterdam). Illustrated with 21 b/w photographic reproductions of gravestones (printed on 15 pages), a full-page b/w reproduction of a drawing, as well as a groundplan of the cemetery. Includes descriptions and biographical notes. Age wear on edges and corners. Head of spine slightly chipped. Small part of fore-edge and corner on free front endpaper chipped. Ex-libris of "Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, Dr. A. Freimann Collection" on inside of front board. Library blind stamp on Dutch title-page. Sporadic foxing throughout. Text in German and Dutch with some Hebrew. Tight copy in overall very good condition. Very scarce. Best work of its type on Sephardic community in Amsterdam. Complete in itself. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Auswahl von Grabsteinen auf dem Niederl.-...
Publisher: E.J. Brill
Publication Date: 1883
Book Condition: vg
Edition: First edition.
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