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Report from a Parisian Paradise Essays from France 1925-1939 (and) The Wandering Jews (2 volumes)

by Roth, Joseph; Translated By Michale Hofmann

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Sheila B. Amdur
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Fine
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New York and London: W. W. Norton & Company Report from Parisian Paradise published as first English translation in 2004, this the second printing; 301 pp. The Wandering Jews, the Classic Protrait of a Vanished People, published 2001, 1st English translation, 146 pp. Both close to new copies.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Travels in North Africa

by Slouschz, Nahum

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1927
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1927. Author traveled and reported on Jews of North Africa. x, 488 pp. Small area of outer tip of pages with waterstain, not extending inside pages.. First Edition. Green Cloth. Very Good/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Mystery of the Aleph Mathematics, the Kabbalah, and the Search for Infinity

by Aczel, Amir D.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2000
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Fine
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First Edition First Printing Stated
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9781568581057
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New York/London: Four Walls Eight Windows, 2000. Story of Georg Cantor, a brilliant mathematician, although in an asylum, developed a "pioneering understanding of the nature of infinity." His work was rooted in ancient Greek mathematics and the Kabbalah. 258 pp.. First Edition First Printing Stated. Green Gilt Ltrd Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Language of Judaism

by Glustrom, Simon

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1966
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Very Good Plus
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First Edition
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New York: Jonathan David, 1966. xiii, 331 pp. Cl;ean, tight, unmarked copy. DJ with a few light spots.. First Edition. Beige Gilt Ltrd Dcrtd Cloth. Very Good Plus/Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Leyde: Librarie et Imprimerie/E. J. Brill, 1928. pages 12 to 116, in German, also with Arabic and Hebrew text. In full issue of Janus, Jan-March 1928. Tan covers with some spotting, small piece missing from bottom of front cover, internally clean, unmarked, tight.. Tan Printed Covers. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Panorama A Novel

by Adler, H. G.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
2011
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Fine
Edition
First U. S. Edition First Printing
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9781400068517
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New York: Random House, 2011. Translated by Peter Filkins. Close to "as new" copy. "...a superb rediscovered novel of the Holocaust by a neglected modern master.". First U. S. Edition First Printing. 1/4 Blck Clth Blck Ppr on Bds. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Justice Illuminated The Art of Arthur Szyk

by Ungar, Irving, Curator

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1999
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Near Fine
ISBN
9781583940105
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$45.00

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Berkeley/Burlingame, CA: Frog. Ltd. and Historicana , 1999. From an exhibtion at the Spertus Museum, Chicago. Inscribed by Ungar on title page. Szyk was 'the greatest 20th century illuminator working in the style of the 16th century miniaturists and the leading political caricaturist in America during World War II'. The Times described his Haggadah as 'worthy to be placed among… Read more
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The Peres Family

by Shankman, Sam

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1938
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Very Good
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First Edition Assumed
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Kingsport,Tennessee: Southern Publishers, 1938. Inscribed by Hardwig Peres on blank leaf and dated Jan. 25, 1942. xiv, 241 pp with illustrations. No date of publication. Foreword dated 1938 as is author's note.. First Edition Assumed. Red Gold Lettered Cloth. Very Good/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Ekstatische Konfessionen

by Buber, Martin

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1923
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Good
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Leipzig: Insel-Verlag, 1923. 5.-6. Tsd. 203 pp Spine covering removed but with book. Printed tan boards. Contents clean, tight. Unknown pencil signature and date on title page.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Der Jude. Sonderheft Zu Martin Bubers funfzigstem Geburtstag

by Buber, Martin, et. Al.

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1928
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition Thus
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Berlin: Judischer Verlag, 1928. Clean tight copy. Spine covering removed. 171 pp. Frontis of Buber.. First Edition Thus. Tan Printed Boards. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Vom Geist des Judentums Reden und Geleittworte

by Buber, Martin

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Published
1916
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Fair
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Leipzig: Kurt Wolff Verlag, 1916. Includes 3 talks by Buber 1912-1914; parts of two earlier books on Rabbi Nachman & Legends of the Bal Shem Tov die Geleitworte from his books--Die Geschichten des Rabbi Nachman (1906) and Die Legende des Baalschem (1907). Gothic German type. 191 pp. Tip of back pages with water stain. Covers held on with old… Read more
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Anti-Semite and Jew

by Sartre, Jean-Paul

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1948
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Ed,
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New York: Schocken Books, 1948. 153 pp. Translated by George J. Becker.. First American Ed,. 1/4 Black Cloth Orange Ppr Bds. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Trends in human relations research: the Sigmund Livingston fellowship Program

by Winick, Charles, in Collaboration with Gilbert Shapiro

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First and Original Edition
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New York: Anti-defamation League of Bnai Brith, 1955. 48 pp. Not a modern reprint.. First and Original Edition. Pictorial Red & Black Covers. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Noah's ArkTourist Class

by Kishon, Ephraim

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1962
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Very Good
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Tel Aviv: N. Tversky Publishing House Ltd., 1962. 207 pp. DJ with light wear at top.Translated from the Hebrew by Yohanan Goldman. No date listed. White blue lettered spine, light gray cloth. Ink name flyleaf.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good -.
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Mikra'ot Gedolot-Chumash with Commentary (3 volumes)

by Unknown

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1879
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Good Plus
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$250.00

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Warsaw, Poland: Yehoshua Gershon Munk, 1879. Volumes 1, 3, and 4. In Hebrew. Publication information in Cyrillic. Gilt scrolling along front covers, One volume with old surface chip at base. Clean, tight copies. With original labels on spines.. Marbled Leather. Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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BORN A JEW

by Bogen, Boris D. with Segal, Alfred

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1930
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Very Good -
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First Edition, First Printing
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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1930. Tips bumped. 361 pp.. First Edition, First Printing. Maroon Gilt Lettered Cloth. Very Good -. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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THE RAPE OF PALESTINE ("Banned By the British")

by Ziff, William B.

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Published
1946
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Good Plus
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New York: Argus Books, 1946. 118 pp with map. Two pages browned from old newspaper clippings, other bright. Bright covers, which are loose but in nice condition. Reprint of the 1938 edition, revised for the American audience.. Red & White Printed Covers. Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Talmud Bavli: Tractate Taanis, The Gemara, The Classic Vilna Edition, with an Annotated, Interpretive Elucidation, as an Aid to Talmud Study (The Schottenstein Edition)

by Rabbi Mordechai Kuber; Rabbi Michoel Weiner (Elucidated by)

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Published
1998
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Near Fine
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Brooklyn, New York: Mesorah Publcations, Ltd, 1998. Deep Red gilt lettered embossed leather-like boards with gilt lettering. Marbled page edges. Bound in ribbon marker. Ink name flyleaf. A lovely sacred book.The Horn Edition of Seder Moed.. Hard Cover. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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A Century of Judaism In New York: B' Nai Jeshurun 1825- 1925 New York's Oldest Ashkenazic Congregation

by Goldstein, Israel

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1930
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York: Congregaton B'nai Jeshurun, 1930. Hinges cracked. Inscribed by author on flyleaf: "To Dr. Erwin G. Langrock with high regard and friendship, Israel Goldstein. " xxix, 460 pp. Illustrated. . First Edition. Blue Gilt Pcrtrl Ltrd Cloth. Good Plus/No Dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Off the Willows The Rebirth of Modern Jewish Music

by Soltes, Avraham

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Sheila B. Amdur
Published
1970
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Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition Stated
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$40.00

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New York: Bloch Publishing Company, 1970. Inscribed to a rabbi by the author: "To ---------, who as learned to 'sing the Lord's song'; may the harmonics of Zion enrich your learning and lend deeper eloquence to your words. Avraham Soltes Jerusalem 5730." Chain Gross lithograph attached to front flyleaf title "Off the Willow", presumably of David's Harp. Dj has most… Read more
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