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THE LIVING TALMUD: THE WISDOM OF THE FATHERS

THE LIVING TALMUD: THE WISDOM OF THE FATHERS

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THE LIVING TALMUD: THE WISDOM OF THE FATHERS

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Bookplate on the front pastedown. About Fine in a Fine slipcase
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About This Item

New York: Limited Editions Club, 1960. Hardcover. Bookplate on the front pastedown. About Fine in a Fine slipcase. Ben-Zion. Small folio (9-1/4" x 12-1/4") bound in half natural-grain goatskin vellum and black cloth stamped in genuine gold, top edge gilt with pure gold leaf; 226 pages. Translated, edited, and with an introduction by Judah Goldin. Designed by Joseph Blumenthal and printed at the Spiral Press with the classical commentaries printed in both English in black ink and Hebrew in red ink. Illustrated with 12 full-page sepia drawings by Ben-Zion. Copy #39 of 1500 copies SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page. Monthly Letter laid in.

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Details

Bookseller
Charles Agvent US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
017364
Title
THE LIVING TALMUD: THE WISDOM OF THE FATHERS
Illustrator
Ben-Zion
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Bookplate on the front pastedown. About Fine in a Fine slipcase
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Limited Editions Club
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1960
Keywords
Signed; Jewish Literature; Hebrew; Sprial Press; Limited Editions; Fine Press
Bookseller catalogs
Religion; Judaica;

Terms of Sale

Charles Agvent

All books subject to prior sale. Payment with order; institutions may be billed. Postage additional: $11.00 for the first book, $6.00 each thereafter. Overseas postage billed at approximate cost. Pennsylvania residents must add 6% sales tax. Mastercard, Visa, and American Express accepted. We are also open to reasonable payment terms. A book may be returned within 7 days of receipt for any reason provided it is in the same condition as sent and prior notice is given. Please insure returns for their full value.

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Charles Agvent

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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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About Charles Agvent

We carry a diverse and select stock with major specialties including Modern and 19th Century Literary First Editions, Signed Books & Autographs (especially Presidential and Literary), and Limited Editions Club books. We have been in business since 1987 and are proud to be members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).

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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
goatskin
Goatskin, leather made from goat, is durable and easy to dye. The original and finest examples of Morocco binding are...[more]
top edge gilt
Top edge gilt refers to the practice of applying gold or a gold-like finish to the top of the text block (the edges the...[more]
colophon
The colophon contains information about a book's publisher, the typesetting, printer, and possibly even includes a printer's...[more]
folio
A folio usually indicates a large book size of 15" in height or larger when used in the context of a book description....[more]
bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
vellum
Vellum is a sheet of specialty prepared skin of lamb, calf, or goat kid used for binding a book or for printing and writing. ...[more]

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