DAMASCUS PRE SYRIA POST OTTOMAN EMPIRE, 1919
Seller ID: 0008194
On offer is a powerful poignant letter written by an early Zionist and volunteer of the Jewish Legion in Damascus immediately after the end of WW1. The letter contains 2 double-sided sheets measuring 9' x 5.8', and an envelope measuring 5.9' x 4.9'. The envelope has no inscriptions or stamps, except a round sticker with bookseller's name - "Coles", the sheets are yellowed and torn in half at folds, but it does not affect the text, which is perfectly legible. The letter is written in Hebrew, addressed to Shimon and signed by Shlomo (Solomon). It seems from the context that they are ver... View More...