St. Louis: Moinester Print. Co., 1923. Item #40983
1st edition. 8vo. 32 pages, 21 cm. In Hebrew. Title translates to "Word of Peace: Beautiful Interpretations to Strengthen the Torah. " Rabbi George (Gedaliah) Silverstone (1871-1944) was a prominent Orthodox rabbi and author in the United States. In 1906 he was appointed rabbi of Ohev Sholom Congregation in Washington, D. C. He simultaneously served Kesher Israel Congregation in Georgetown after it was organized in 1911. Silverstone, a popular rabbi, was on good terms with his congregants. In contrast to other American rabbis of the period, his publications were financially supported by the community at large (Wikipedia) . SUBJECTS: Jewish sermons, Hebrew. OCLC lists 7 copies worldwide (OCLC: 19190384) . Goldman, 864. Lacks wrappers. Dog ears on some pages. Overall good condition. (AMR-56-32).