Tel Aviv: No Publisher [The Bilo School], 1965. Item #41954
1st edition. Original illustrated covers, 8vo, , 16 pages. Includes illustrations, portraits, & a facsimile; 24 cm. In Hebrew. Title translates as, "Memorial to the Community of Shtovitz near Mir." "The booklet was prepared by the students of the 3rd grade of the M.D. Bilo Tel Aviv school, under the guidance of A. Hochman, in their adoption of the destroyed communities” (from the inside cover). Exceedingly rare and meaningful memorial book for the shtetl of Sverzhne prepared by 3rd graders in Tel Aviv in 1965–presumably a class history project memorializing the victims of a town which the teacher or one or more families had a connection to. Sverzhne, now Novy Sverzhne is a village 23 km from the Yeshiva Town of Mir in Belarus. SUBJECT(S): Jews -- Belarus -- Sverzhne -- History. -- Mir. OCLC: 233234827. OCLC lists only one holding worldwide (NLI). Old foxing, wear to covers, about Good Condition. (YIZ-20-20).