Budapest: Adolf Alkalay & Sohn, 1900. Hardcover. 2 volumes in one:
1) Annual report of the State Rabbinic Seminary. (In German). 135pp.
2) A Hebrew-Persian Dictionary from the 14th century. (In Hebrew)
Followed by afterword and index at end: 46pp.
8vo. 1/4 cloth over black paper covered boards. Ex library copy, with stamp to inside of front board, library flap to inside of back board and "date due" attached to free rear endpaper.Minor age wear to binding. Browning throughout. In German and Hebrew. Very good condition. vg. Item #18339
Wilhelm Bacher was a 19th and early 20th century Jewish scholar and liberal rabbi. He studied languages at the University of Budapest and later Breslau as well as Talmud with Samuel Löb Brill. Later he served as rabbi in Szegedin. As a scholar Bacher authored or co-authored approximately 750 works. He also contributed to the Jewish Encyclopedia.