Judaica book "The Jewish Community Of Frankfurt" Genealogical study 1349 - 1849General Information : "The Jewish Community Of Frankfurt" - A genealogical study, 1349-1849, by Alexander Dietz, Vanderher publications, 1988. Translated into English by Frances Martin.Large 4to, 12 X 8.5 X 2.5. Superb condition (Almost as new). Hardcover with dust-Jacket; 1988, Vanderher Publications; #56 of a limited edition of 91 copies ; Includes separate Prospectus inside front cover; Comes with the original brown cloth-covered Dust-Jacket Condition : Dust-Jacket is clean with minor stains and wear; Boards are almost as new; Gilding to top textblock edge is perfect with no blemishes; Text pages clean & unmarked; Good binding with straight spine; Black and white dust jacket with title in black & red lettering over dark brown cloth-covered boards; Gilding to top text-block edge, and two red, sewn-in bookmarks; 655 pages; "The Jewish Community of Frankfurt: A Genealogical Study 1349-1849," by Alexander Dietz.
Content : 500 years of genealogy of the Jewish families of Frankfurt, Germany, contained in one beautifully crafted volume. Begins with a history of the Jewish community in Frankfurt, population growth data, commentary on Jewish names and an explanation of the different tribes before going into the 600 pages of genealogy,... read more