VOM HEIMATSRECHT DER DEUTSCHEN JUDEN
Berlin; Philo Verlag, 1924. Item #33625
Original Wraps. 8vo. 31 pages. 24 cm. Third edition. In German. 'On the Rights of Citizenship of German Jews. ' A general history of German state law concerning German-Jewish subjects. Written by Paul Rieger (1870–1939) , a “German rabbi, scholar, and historian. Rieger, who was born in Dresden, served as rabbi to the Reform congregations at Potsdam (1896–1902) , Hamburg (1902–19) , Brunswick, and Stuttgart (1922–39) where he died. He published works on the terminology and technology of handicrafts in the Mishnah, Versuch einer Technologie und Terminologie der Handwerke in der Mischnah (1894) , and on various aspects of contemporary German-Jewish history. His major work was his participation, in collaboration with his friend Hermann Vogelstein, in a massive work on the history of the Jews in Rome (Geschichte der Juden in Rom) , as the result of a prize competition sponsored by the Moritz Rapoport Foundation in Vienna in 1890.” - 2008 EJ. In the series: Das Licht, Heft 4. First published 1921 (second edition 1922) all by Philo Verlag. Subjects: Jews - Germany - History. Germany – Law – Jewish Communities. Heimatrecht. OCLC lists 19 copies of this edition. Light soiling to wraps, otherwise fresh. Good + condition. (GER-43-37).