Yerushalayim; Defus Omanut, 1937. Hardcover. Item #33932
Original olive boards. 12mo. 67,  pages. 18 cm. Yaari 2236. Illustrated olive boards. 'Bezalel' on rear board. Text printed in black, red, and yellow ink inside; with illustrations throughout. Passover Haggadah: proofread and edited by Rabbi Joseph Unna; ornaments and paintings by Brurit Claire Unna. Brurit (Claire) Unna was born 1907 in Germany, and immigrated to Palestine in 1934 where she studied with Jakob Steinhardt and Zvi Meirowitz, and worked as a painting instructor for many years; she died in 1984. Published by the famous Omanut Press, founded in Moscow in 1917, moved to Odessa in 1919, Frankfurt in 1920, and Palestine in 1925; for “many years Omanut Press was the main publisher of Hebrew educational material and books for youth. ” - 2008 EJ. Contains pencilled gift inscription on endpage in Dutch from 27 October, 1945. Subjects: Haggadot – Texts. Seder - Liturgy – Texts. Judaism - Liturgy - Texts. Haggada shel Pesah. OCLC lists only one copy (Natl Libr Israel) . Board chipped at edge; endpages lightly aged, binding lightly shaken. Otherwise clean and fresh. Good + condition. (HAG-14-13).