Item 107576. HITLER’S GLOKEN KLANGEN. HITLER’S GLOCKEN KLANGEN [INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR]

HITLER’S GLOKEN KLANGEN. HITLER’S GLOCKEN KLANGEN [INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR] היטלער׳ס גלאקען־קלאנגען

London: No Publisher [The Author. Printed by B. Weinberg], 1933. Item #41953

1st edition. Original illustrated brown wrappers, 12mo, 28 pages. Includes 4 full-page cartoons. In Yiddish with English dedication and transliterated cover title. Inscribed in Hebrew and then again in English by author in year of publication on dedication page. Title translates as, "Hitler's Bells are Ringing." Anti-Hitler Yiddish poems alongside four panels with cartoons in the body of the booklet and another illustration on the cover. One illustration is done in the style of E.M. Lilien. Includes a printed dedication to Capt. W. J. Webber, and his Organization, for his efforts on behalf of German Jewry suffering under the Hitler regime. Weber is quoted in one of the cartoons as well: “Capt. Webber says, ‘As soon as our rabbis will blow these trumpets, the accursed wall of Hitler shall fall flat as the walls of the city of Jerecho.” Aaron Rumyanek (1876-1946) “was a Polish-born Hebraist, Yiddishist, and ZIonist who settled in Leeds in about 1913, becoming Headmaster of the Ivrit b’Ivrit School there. In Poland he had been a rousing peripatetic Zionist orator and gifted teacher of modern Hebrew who influenced many young people to make aliyah to Palestine. Following his move to England he continued to write for Jewish periodicals and to expoud the ZIonist cause. He was a poet and a productive pamphleteer whose works included ‘Hitler;s Glocken Klangen’ (1933); in 1937 he delivered the address at the London funeral of controversial Chasidic rebbe Joseph Shapotshnick” (The Palgrave Dictionary of Anglo-Jewish History, 2011, p. 837). SUBJECT(S): Politics and government. Caricatures and cartoons. Humor. Poetry. Germany – Allemagne -- Politique et gouvernement -- 1933-1945 -- Humour. -- Caricatures et dessins humoristiques. -- Poe´sie. Hitler, Adolf. OCLC: 19303181. Light wear, Very Good Condition. (Holo2-148-4-AXRSCC-’el).

Price: $500.00