Hebrew Reader and Grammar, S. Mannheimer, St. Louis 1885 (49828)

מפלס נתיב

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Lot Number: 49828
Title (English): Hebrew Reader and Grammar
Title (Hebrew): מפלס נתיב
Author: Sigmund Pinehas Mannheimer, Abraham Kohen
City: St. Louis
Publisher: Frederick Roeslein
Publication Date: 1876
Estimated Price: $200.00 USD - $500.00 USD
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Physical Description

Eught Edition, Part I, v, 26 pp., quarto, 220:135 mm., usual light age and damp staining, nice margins. A good copy bound in later boards, rubbed.


Detail Description

Hebrew/English grammar for children by Sigmund Mannheimer, American educator; born at Kemel, Hesse-Nassau, May 16, 1835. Educated at the teachers' seminary at Ems, Nassau, he became teacher in the Jewish schools of Schierstein (1853) and Hegenheim (1858). In 1861 he entered the University of Paris (Bachelier ès Lettres, 1863), becoming professor of German in 1864. In 1865 he went to America and lived successively in Baltimore (to 1867), New York (to 1873), St. Louis (to 1876), and Rochester, N. Y. (where he became teacher at the Jewish school). In 1884 he was appointed professor of exegesis and Aramaic, and librarian, at Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Mannheimer has published: "Die Wahrheit über den Talmud" (Basel, 1858; translated from the French of T. Klein); "Hebrew Reader and Grammar" (New York, 1873; 4th ed., Cincinnati, 1903); "Anti-Semitism" (Cincinnati, 1897; translated from the French of Leroy-Beaulieu); "Iggeret Musar," an English translation of Solomon Alami's "Iggeret Musar" (ib. 1898).


Hebrew Description



Singerman 2516; Dienard 526; HPA 283 (first ed. 1875); JE