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City of Sand and Sea  The History of Tel Aviv-Jaffa in Mosaic by  Shlomo (Nachun Gutman) SHVA - Signed First Edition - (1979) - from Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books and

City of Sand and Sea The History of Tel Aviv-Jaffa in Mosaic

by SHVA, Shlomo (Nachun Gutman)

Condition: Fine/with, as issued, no

4to. Unpaginated. With text in English, French and Hebrew. Thoroughly illustrated with color photographs and reproductions of Nachun Gutman's historiographic mosaics and paintings, which focus on the history and culture of Tel Aviv. With an introduction by then-Tel Aviv mayor Shlomo Lahat. Glossy, pictorial paper-covered boards. An attractive copy. Tipped in to the front free-endpaper is a typed note signed by Lahat, giving the book to Sammy Davis, Jr. Dated 1982, the note is written on letterhead of the Tel Aviv mayor's office and is affixed with the mayoral seal. The fundamental influence of Judaism in the life of Sammy Davis, Jr. underscores the poignancy of the association between him and the mayor of the prominent Israel city.

  • Bookseller: Long Brothers Fine and Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 275
  • Title: City of Sand and Sea The History of Tel Aviv-Jaffa in Mosaic
  • Author: SHVA, Shlomo (Nachun Gutman)
  • Illustrator:Nachun Gutman
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: with, as issued, no
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Massada
  • Place: (Tel Aviv)
  • Date published: (1979)
  • Keywords: Art


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