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The Spirit of the Ghetto: Studies of the Jewish Quarter in New York
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The Spirit of the Ghetto: Studies of the Jewish Quarter in New York

By Hutchins Hapgood

New York and London: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1902. Decorative Cloth. Very Good +. Jacob Epstein. A handsome copy of the 1902 1st edition. Tight and VG+ in its pictorial, olive-green cloth, with former owner bookplate at the front pastedown and light offsetting to the rear endpaper and pastedown. Thick 12mo, with drawings thruout by the renowned sculptor Jacob Epstein, whose first effort at book illustration this represented.

$100.00

Anglo-Israel and the Jewish Problem: The Ten Lost Tribes of Israel Found and Identified in the Anglo-Saxon Race/The Jewish Problem Solved in the Reunion of Israel and Judah, and Restoration of the Israelitish Nation
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Anglo-Israel and the Jewish Problem: The Ten Lost Tribes of Israel Found and Identified in the Anglo-Saxon Race/The Jewish Problem Solved in the Reunion of Israel and Judah, and Restoration of the Israelitish Nation

By Rev. Thomas Rosling Howlett

Philadelphia: Press of Spangler & Davis, 1892. Cloth. Very Good. A solid copy of the 1892 1st edition. Tight and VG in its wine-red cloth, with bright gilt-titling at the front panel and slightly-rubbed titling to the sun-faded spine. Just a touch of very light wear to the panels as well. Octavo, 158 pgs.

$50.00

A Compilation of the Literary and Art Works of Fannie B. Blumberg (2 Vols.)
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A Compilation of the Literary and Art Works of Fannie B. Blumberg (2 Vols.)

By Benjamin Blumberg

Terre Haute, Indiana: Moore-Langen Printing and Publishing Co, 1963. Original wraps. Very Good. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR BENJAMIN BLUMBERG on the title page of both volumes. A handsome copy to boot of the 1963 1st edition. Both volumes solid and VG to VG+ in their dark wrappers. Octavos, almost 700 pgs. all told, representing an extensive compilation of the literary and art works of Fannie Blumberg.

$150.00

The Bride of Bar-Cocab: A Tale in Verse
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The Bride of Bar-Cocab: A Tale in Verse

By George Macdonald Mair

New York: C. Wesley Jones, 1882. Cloth. Very Good. A very presentable copy of the 1882 1st edition. Solid and VG in its dark-green cloth, with bright gilt-titling at the front panel. Very light spotting along the front fore-edge, otherwise clean as could be. 16mo, a tale told completely in verse.

$50.00

The Wine Route of Israel
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The Wine Route of Israel

By Yaron Goldfisher and Eliezer Sacks

Tel Aviv: Cordinata Ltd, 2006. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. An immaculate copy of the 2006 stated 1st edition. Tight and Fine in a crisp, Fine dustjacket. Folio, hundreds of first-rate color photographs thruout.

$100.00

Jewish Symbols in the Greco-Roman Period (Vols. VI-VIII)
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Jewish Symbols in the Greco-Roman Period (Vols. VI-VIII)

By Erwin R. Goodenough

New York: Pantheon Books (Bollingen Series), 1958. Cloth. Very Good +. Vols. 6, 7 and 8 (of 13 volumes complete) of "Jewish Symbols in the Greco-Roman Period", which constitutes Bollingen series XXXVII. All 3 volumes, 1956 and 1958 1st editions respectively, are clean, and Near Fine in their duotone cloth, with bright gilt-design and titling along the front panels and spines. Tall quartos, dozens and dozens of illustrations at the rear of each volume. Vol. 6: "Fish, Bread and Wine (Part II); Vol. 7: "Pagan Symbolism in Judaism" (Part I); Vol. 8: "Pagan Symbolism in Judaism" (Part II).

$250.00

The Golem
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The Golem

By Isaac Bashevis Singer

New York: Farrar-Straus-Giroux, 1982. Cloth. Fine. Uri Shulevitz. #400 of 450 numbered copies signed by both Isaac Bashevis Singer and the illustrator Uri Shulevitz at the limitation. A pristine copy to boot of the 1982 stated 1st printing. Tight and Fine in its light-brown cloth. Octavo, 85 pgs., nicely illustrated thruout. Housed in a near-immaculate, Near Fine cardboard slipcase as well.

$100.00

The Jews in South Africa: A History
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The Jews in South Africa: A History

By Edited by Gustav Saron and Louis Hotz

London/Cape Town: Oxford University Press, 1955. Very Good +. A tight, well-preserved copy of thre 1955 1st edition. Solid and VG+ (light offsetting along the hinges and pastedowns) in a crisp, price-intact, VG+ dustjacket, with mild darkening at the spine and just a touch of light soiling along the panels. Thick octavo, 422 pgs., fold-out map at the rear.

$150.00

The History of the Jews of Philadelphia from Colonial Times to the Age of Jackson
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The History of the Jews of Philadelphia from Colonial Times to the Age of Jackson

By Edwin Wolf 2nd & Maxwell Whiteman

Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1956. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY EDWIN WOLF 2ND on the half-title. A solid copy to boot of the 1956 stated 1st edition. Tight and VG+ in its navy-blue cloth. And in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light chipping at the spine ends, light soiling to the rear panel and mild darkening along the flap-folds. Still though, very presentable. Thick octavo, 534 pgs.

$150.00

The Book of Legends: Tales from the Talmud and Midrash (Complete in 3 Vols. and Slipcase)
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The Book of Legends: Tales from the Talmud and Midrash (Complete in 3 Vols. and Slipcase)

By Hyman E. Goldin

New York: The Jordan Publishing Company, 1929. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. William Siegel. A handsome example of the 1929 1st edition, complete in 3 volumes. All 3 volumes solid and VG+ (with light rubbing to the spines) in bright, price-intact, VG dustjackets, with light chipping at the panel edges and tips. Still though, very presentable. Thick, uniform octavos, nicely illustrated by William Siegel. Also includes publisher's printed cardboard slipcase, which shows light wear along the edges but remains sturdy.

$200.00

Fifty Years of Jewish Philanthropy in Greater Boston 1894-1945
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Fifty Years of Jewish Philanthropy in Greater Boston 1894-1945

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Boston: The Combined Jewish Appeal (Associated Jewish Philanthropies/United Jewish Campaign), 1945. Original wraps. Very Good. Uncommon 50th anniversary yearbook (1895-1945), "commemorating half a century of Jewish philanthropy in Boston". Solid and VG to VG+ in its pictorial wrappers, with light wear to the spine ends, very light soiling along the rear panel and light creasing at the front tips. Tall quarto, wonderful period ads thruout to offset the sober, heartfelt text.

$150.00

A World at Twilight: A Portrait of the Jewish Communities of Eastern Europe Before the Holocaust
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A World at Twilight: A Portrait of the Jewish Communities of Eastern Europe Before the Holocaust

By Milton Hindus (Isaac Bashevis Singer)

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1971. Hardcover. Fine. Lionel S. Reiss. SIGNED ON THE TITLE PAGE BY ISAAC BASHEVIS SINGER (who wrote the Preface), MILTON HINDUS (who wrote the body of the text) and LIONEL REISS (whose moving illustrations nicely complement the text). A clean, tight copy to boot of the 1971 stated 1st edition. Crisp and Fine in its pictorial boards. Tall quarto, 174 pgs. Lacking the dustjacket.

$125.00

Ashkenazim and Sephardim: Their Relations, Differences and Problems as Reflected in the Rabbinical Responsa
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Ashkenazim and Sephardim: Their Relations, Differences and Problems as Reflected in the Rabbinical Responsa

By Rabbi Dr. H.J. Zimmels

London: Oxford University Press, 1958. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good -. The 1958 1st edition. Solid and VG+ in a bright, price-intact, VG- dustjacket, with chipping and creasing along the tips and the edges. Still though, an attractive, very serviceable copy. Octavo, 347 pgs.

$50.00

Early and Late
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Early and Late

By The Chief Rabbi the Very Rev. J. H. Hertz

Surrey, England: The Soncino Press, 1943. Cloth. Very Good +/Very Good. A solid copy of the 1943 1st edition. Clean and VG+ in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light chipping --and several small closed tears-- along the panel edges. Octavo, 321 pgs.

$50.00

Out of Endless Yearning: A Memoir of Israel Davidson
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Out of Endless Yearning: A Memoir of Israel Davidson

By C. Davidson

New York: Bloch Publishing Company, 1946. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY ISRAEL DAVIDSON on the front free endpaper. A very sharp copy to boot of the 1946 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with light chipping at the spine crown. Octavo, 321 pgs.

$50.00

Bernhard Felsenthal Teacher in Israel
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Bernhard Felsenthal Teacher in Israel

By Emma Felsenthal

New York: Oxford University Press, 1924. Cloth. Near Fine. A tight, solid copy of the 1924 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in its navy-blue cloth, with bright gilt-lettering along the front panel and spine. Octavo, "selections from his writings with biographical sketch and bibliography by his daughter Emma Felsenthal"

$50.00

The Jews of Philadelphia: Their History from the Earliest Settlements to the Present Time

By Henry Samuel Morais

Philadelphia: The Levytype Company, 1894. Cloth. Very Good -. The 1894 (5654) 1st edition. Tight and VG- in its dark-red cloth, with light bubbling along the spine and soiling to the panel edges and the rear panel. Lightly-faded lettering as well at the spine but, still, solid and presentable. Thick octavo, 576 pgs. plus publisher's ads.

$200.00

Fighter in a Naphtha Ring
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Fighter in a Naphtha Ring

By Samuel Goldberg

New York: Carlton Press, Inc, 1967. 1st. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Very Good. A WONDERFUL ASSOCIATION COPY OF A SCARCE BOXING MEMOIR: WARMLY INSCRIBED BY SAMUEL GOLDBERG (FORMERLY "YOUNG MCGOWAN", THE LEADING JEWISH LIGHTWEIGHT FIGHTER OF THE TEENS) TO JACK AMIEL, OWNER OF THE 1951 KENTUCKY DERBY WINNER "COUNT TURF". A solid copy to boot of the 1967 1st --and almost certainly only-- edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-clipped, VG dustjacket, with very light creasing and chipping along the panel edges and at the spine ends. Octavo, 255 pgs. Very uncommon autobiography of larger-than-life Samuel Goldberg (1892-1980). Signed by Author.

$500.00

The Jews of Thessaloniki: Through the Postcards 1886-1917

By Costis Copsidas, ed

Thessaloniki, Greece: Costis Copsidas, 1992. 1st. Original Wraps. Collectible; Fine. A crisp, bright copy of the 1992 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in its pictorial wrappers. Octavo, high-quality black-and-white and color reproductions of the rare postcards thruout. Text in Greek, French and English.

$50.00

The Jewish People in America: A Time for Planting--The First Migration (1654-1820)

By Eli Faber

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1992. Cloth. Collectible; Fine/Fine. WARMLY INSCRIBED BY ELI FABER on ther front free endpaper. A clean, crisp copy to boot of the 1992 1st edition. Tight and Near Fine in a bright, Near Fine dustjacket, with light creasing at the front flap. Octavo, 190 pgs. Vol. I in a massive 5 volume undertaking called "The Jewish People in America" Signed by Author.

$50.00

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