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Becoming Austrians: Jews and Culture Between the World Wars
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Becoming Austrians: Jews and Culture Between the World Wars

By Lisa Silverman

New York: Oxford University Press, 2012. hard cover in dust jacket. only the slightest, minute signs of handling. no real flaws or wear. clean, bright copy. no markings, labels. no chips, tears, creases. tight binding. appears unused.; english text.; xi-334pp., several b/w maps, figures. copyright page has the full printing line.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$52.00

The Samaritans in Flavius Josephus

By Reinhard Pummer

Tubingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2009. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., no flaws - clean, no writing or markings, tight binding, an unused copy.; english text., xviii-356pp., texts and studies in ancient judaism 129. re-examines the historian flavius josephus and his stance towards the samaritans in the light of recent archaeological discoveries.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$89.00

The Jews of the Republic: A Political History of State Jews in France from Gambetta to Vichy

By Pierre Birnbaum

Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1996. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., only slight, minor signs of handling. clean, no writing or markings. no bumps, chips, tears. strong tight binding.; translated from french original by jane marie todd.; 449pp.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

Spinoza's Heresy: Immortality and the Jewish Mind
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Spinoza's Heresy: Immortality and the Jewish Mind

By Steven Nadler

Oxford/New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., six pages have an ink marking, in some cases a tiny check-mark or line in margin. owner name to front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear. otherwise clean, no exterior markings. tight binding.; xvi-225pp.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$42.00

Erasmus and the Jews
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Erasmus and the Jews

By Shimon Markish

Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1986. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., two minute dots to top-edge, less than pin-heads. name/place/date of art historian prior owner on front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear. no text markings. clean, no bumps, tears. a very nice copy with a tight binding.; english text is translation by anthony olcott, with afterword by arthur a. cohen.; viii-203pp.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$28.00

The Jewish Legion and the First World War
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The Jewish Legion and the First World War

By Martin Watts

Houndmills, Basingstoke/NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean, no markings. tight binding. appears unused.; xviii-287pp., 10 illustrations, 2 maps, 3 tables., three battalions of russian-jewish soldiers formed by the british and americans.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$110.00

Justice Illuminated: The Art of Arthur Szyk.

By Irvin Ungar

Chicago: Spertus Museum, Spertus Institute of Jewish Studies, 1998. soft cover, folded card covers. no flaws or wear, clean, no markings.; 96pp., illustrated in color and b/w., well designed catalogue, contains two essays on szyk and numerous examples of his work in various media and as it appeared in a variety of forums.; related ephemera laid-in.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$24.00

Method and Metaphysics in Maimonides' Guide for the Perplexed
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Method and Metaphysics in Maimonides' Guide for the Perplexed

By Daniel Davies

Oxford/New York: Oxford University Press, 2011. hard cover in dust jacket. no flaws or wear. clean, no markings. no bumps, tears, labels. tight binding. appears unused.; viii-215pp., examinies moses maimonides' guide for the perplexed.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$62.00

"I Have Always Loved the Holy Tongue" Isaac Casaubon, the Jews, and a Forgotten Chapter in Renaissance Scholarship
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"I Have Always Loved the Holy Tongue" Isaac Casaubon, the Jews, and a Forgotten Chapter in Renaissance Scholarship

By Anthony Grafton and Joanna Weinberg, with Alastair Hamilton

Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2011. hard cover in dust jacket., no flaws or wear. clean, no markings. no bumps, tears, chips. tight binding.; xi-380pp., 42 b/w illustrations. renaissance scholar of greek and hebrew texts. fictionalized in eliot's, middlemarch.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$36.00

Cultural Exchange: Jews, Christians, and Art in the Medieval Marketplace
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Cultural Exchange: Jews, Christians, and Art in the Medieval Marketplace

By Joseph Shatzmiller

Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2013. hard cover in dust jacket., only slightest signs of handling, all minor. clean, no markings. tight binding. no tears, chips, clip.; xii-185pp., 30 b/w illustrations.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Complete Works of Josephus. Four Volumes Complete

By Josephus, with Notes, Comments and References from Various Writers Over Many Eras.

New York: National Library Edition, Bigelow, Brown, and Co., 1932. four vols. complete. gray buckram with top edges gilt, fore-edge untrimmed, black and gilt titles to spines. very little wear, clean. no names or markings. no bumps. strong bindings. a very good set. english text, havercamp's translation. over 2500pp., some b/w illustrations. no date stated.. New and Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Multi-Volume Set.

$75.00

The Jews of Poland Between Two World Wars

By Yisrael Gutman, et al., Editors

Hanover, Waltham: University Press of New England for Brandeis University , 1989. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket. large, heavy for a book under 10" tall., small owner name to front free endpaper. no other flaws or wear. clean, no other markings. no bumps, tears, spots. strong binding. great copy.; english text.; xi-574pp., one map, several tables. 26 articles and essays by various contributors on the range of inter-war polish-jewish history.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$36.00

Reconstructing Ashkenaz: The Human Face of Franco-German Jewry, 1000-1250

By David Malkiel

Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2009. hard cover in dust jacket., very small owner name and date on front free endpaper. no other flaws, no wear. clean, no markings. tight binding. appears unused.; xvi-357pp., re-examination of jewish european history during the middle ages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$62.00

Jews and the Imperial State: Identification Politics in Tsarist Russia
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Jews and the Imperial State: Identification Politics in Tsarist Russia

By Eugene M. Avrutin

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2010. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., small, shallow bit of dj edge-wear. negligible, minor. no other flaws or wear. clean, no writing or markings. no tears, chips, clips or bumps. tight binding. appears unused.; xvi-216pp., map and 7 b/w figures.. First Edition /First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$52.00

Collaboration with Tyranny in Rabbinic Law

By David Daube

London: Oxford University Press, 1965. cloth, hard cover in dust jacket., 4-letter name to front free endpaper. one page has a very small pen line. only slight signs of handling to exterior, minor in every case. clean, no other markings. tight binding.; 104pp., the riddell memorial lectures thirty-seventh series delivered at the university of newcastle upon tyne on 9, 10, and 11 november 1965.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$35.00

Philosophy and Rabbinic Culture: Jewish Interpretation and Controversy in Medieval Languedoc
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Philosophy and Rabbinic Culture: Jewish Interpretation and Controversy in Medieval Languedoc

By Gregg Stern

London: Routledge, 2009. hard cover, illustrated boards., no flaws or wear, beyond the minute or negligible. clean. no writing or markings. no bumps, tears, labels. tight binding. appears unused.; english text.; xii-273pp., map frontispiece and five figures.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$55.00

A Question of Identity: Iberian Conversos in Historical Perspective
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A Question of Identity: Iberian Conversos in Historical Perspective

By Renee Levine Melammed

Oxford, UK/NY: Oxford University Press, 2004. hardcover in dust jacket., no flaws - clean, no writing or markings, tight binding. a pristine copy.; xi-240pp., history of spanish and portuguese jews who were forced to convert to christianity during the time of the inquisitions.. First Edition/First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$44.00

Juden Im Offentlichen Leben Deutschlands: Regierungsmitglieder, Beamte Und Parlamentarier in Der Monarchischen Zeit 1848-1918

By Ernest Hamburger

Tubingen: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1968. hardcover in dust jacket, blue cloth with gilt lettering, top edge dyed blue., no flaws, clean, no writing or markings of any sort. tight binding and hinges. very well preserved copy.; original german text.; xxiii-595pp., schriftenreihe wissenschaftlicher abhandlungen des leo baeck instituts 19. detailed history.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Near Fine Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$45.00

The Last Jews on Iberian Soil: Navarrese Jewry 1479/1498
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The Last Jews on Iberian Soil: Navarrese Jewry 1479/1498

By Benjamin R. Gampel

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1989. cloth, hardcover in dust jacket., a single, faint half-inch line on front free endpaper, low visual impact. no other flaws - clean, no other writing or markings, tight binding, a very well preserved copy in every regard.; xi-226pp.. First Edition/First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine Plus/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$68.00

Recent American Synagogue Architecture

By Richard Meier, Abraham Kampf, Raphael Posner

NY: The Jewish Museum , 1963. paper covered boards with labels to cover and spine which contain title, etc., appears to have been issued without a dj., very slight darkening to board extremities, negligible impact. no writing/names or markings. strong binding. a well preserved copy.; 63pp., illustrated throughout in b/w. some pages are brown paper. contains meier's introduction, two essays, the drawings and photos of 17 architects or firms who created designs for american synagogues, including, frank lloyd wright, marcel breuer, louis kahn, erich mendelsohn, philip johnson, pietro belluschi, et al.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Exhibition Catalogue.

$32.00

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