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FEFFER ---- CONTRIBUTIONS OF WOLF HEIDENHEIM 75
learned editions of the Bible which influenced generations of
readers in Germany and in the lowlands. He produced an edition
of the daily and Sabbath prayer book,
Sefat
*Emet
, which, by the
time the Jewish community in Germany came to an end, had been
reprinted over two hundred times. As a matter of fact, his sig-
nature — which was imprinted on the title page of every single
book that issued from his press — must have impressed itself on
the consciousness of the countless readers, students and worshipers
who held his charming volumes in loving hands. Perhaps this
awareness — that he aided in the practice of the faith he so dearly
loved — is the most important contribution of Wolf Heidenheim
and the everlasting memorial to his name.