ADDRESSES ON HOMELY AND RELIGIOUS SUBJECTS, DELIVERED BEFORE THE CHILDREN OF THE HEBREW ORPHAN ASYLUM. VOLS I & II, COMPLETE
New York: Bloch, 1880-1885. Item #19456
8vo. xii, 294, vii, 376 pages. Complete set in two volumes. Ornate gilt titles and cover decoration; edges of all pages gilt. Frontispiece engraving of the Hebrew Orphan Asylum. First edition. Baar was a German-born American educator; "superintendent of the Hebrew Orphan Asylum, New York City-a position he filled with great success till his resignation in 1899." (JE) Singerman 2887. SUBJECT(S) : Children's sermons, Jewish. Light wear to covers with edgewear and sunning to spines. Internal pages are slightly tanned at edges, but all text is clean and clear. Very good condition. (AMR-37-3-D).