eti@ Stamp Auction - judaica PICTURE POSTAL CARDS - 89th Holyland Postal Bid Sale, lot 23
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Negev Holyland

lot # 23 - judaica PICTURE POSTAL CARDS

Sunday Jan 14, 2018 14:00 America/New_York

FLOWERS AND VIEWS OF THE HOLY LAND JERUSALEM. [First German title edition], SOUVENIR ALBUM HOLY LAND] Description: Jerusalem, A.l. Kahane, [.], 1907, small oblong 8 inch Original calf backed polished cedar-wooden sides, convertible. Jerusalem in Hebrew and English between inlaid black decorative borders. Title-page in Hebrew and English printed within an elaborate colored decorative flower boarder. With12 distinctive colored topographical views illustrating Jerusalem and other Settlements in Palestine, captioned in Hebrew script, English and Russian; 12 cards bearing original dried colored flowers linked to opposite plate, captioned in Hebrew script, French, English, German and Russian, with original tissue-guards. Colored floral endpapers. Still very interesting souvenir album of the Holy Land (Palestine), partly done by hand. The dried flowers have been found in the surroundings of settlements and cities illustrated on opposite page. Excellent edition. Interleaving over flowers

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