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Nine Brothers
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Nine Brothers

By Raboy, Isaac

New York: Yiddisher Kultur Farband (YKUF), 1968. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Cloth in DJ; 202pp; DJ slightly edgeworn & protected by mylar sleeve, boards square, clean & bright, gift inscr. to FFEP, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG/VG condition. Novel translated from the Yiddish, a saga of Jewish immigration in the early 20th century. Translated by Max Rosenfeld. Foreword by Itche Goldberg.

$20.00

Secret Jews: The Complex Identity of Crypto-Jews and Crypto-Judaism
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Secret Jews: The Complex Identity of Crypto-Jews and Crypto-Judaism

By Gutierrez, Juan Marcos Bejarano

Grand Prairie, TX: Yaron Publishing, 2017. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good+. 313pp; Top corner slightly bumped, covers, clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG+ condition. Study of secret Jews in relation to their identity.

$17.00

Souvenir of the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Dedication of Temple Beth Israel Portland, Oregon 1914. 5649-5674. 1889-1914.
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Souvenir of the Twenty-Fifth Anniversary of the Dedication of Temple Beth Israel Portland, Oregon 1914. 5649-5674. 1889-1914.

By Temple Beth Israel

Portland, OR: Temple Beth Israel, 1914. Softcover. Very Good. 10" x 7" Wraps; 20pp; Card covers bound with string, pages bound with staples, covers slightly age-toned, slight wear to spine, titling & illustration to front cover, slight wrinkling to pages, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG condition. Souvenir of the 25th anniversary of the dedication of Temple Beth Israel in Portland, Oregon in 1914. Includes history of the temple, lists of donors, members of the congregation, rabbis and many photos.

$55.00

Jews in the Ukraine: 1989-1994 Shtetls
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Jews in the Ukraine: 1989-1994 Shtetls

By Ostrovskaya, Rita

Cantz Verlag, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good+. 9-1/2" x 11-1/2" Hardcover in DJ; 174pp; DJ scuffed with small surface tear to front panel & protected by mylar sleeve, illustrated boards square, clean & bright with slight edgewear, pages slightly age-toned, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG/Good+ condition. Photographs of Jews in the Ukraine who still live in Shtetls. Fully illustrated.

$60.00

A. D. Gordon: Selected Essays
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A. D. Gordon: Selected Essays

By Gordon, Aaron David (Translated by Frances Burnce)

New York: League for Labor Palestine, Bloch Publishing Co.. Hardcover. Very Good. 303pp; Maroon cloth boards with gilt titling to front & spine, wear to spine ends, address stamp to FFEP (Humanistic Jews of Greater Portland), text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. (No date is printed on copyright or title pages but "Word from the Translator" is dated 1937.) Selected essays of Aaron David Gordon (1856-1922), Zionist ideologue and spiritual force behind practical Zionism and Labor Zionism. From the Hebrew Edition by N. Teradyon and A. Shohat with a biographical sketch by Dr. E. Silberschlag. Frontispiece photo portrait of the author.

$100.00

The Reform Pulpit: Sunday Lectures Delivered by Rabbi J. Leonard Levy, D. D. before Congregation Rodeph Shalom, Pittsburgh, Pa. Vol. III 1903-1904
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The Reform Pulpit: Sunday Lectures Delivered by Rabbi J. Leonard Levy, D. D. before Congregation Rodeph Shalom, Pittsburgh, Pa. Vol. III 1903-1904

By Levy, J. Leonard

Pittsburgh, PA: Chas. H. Joseph, 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. Good+. 452pp; Maroon cloth boards with gilt titling to spine, wear to spine ends & corners of boards, original decorated endpapers, a few short tears & smudges in text, text unmarked, binding is sound, Good+ condition. Collection of sermons by Reform Jewish Rabbi J. Leonard Levy (1865-1917) before the congregation Rodeph Shalom in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1903 to 1904. Third volume in series. Titles of sermons include: Mobs; War or Peace?; What All the World's A-Seeking; A Child's Blessing; much more. Rabbi Levy was a gifted leader and orator and a popular rabbi involved in interfaith dialogue with Christian clergy and the social issues of his day, the Progressive Era.

$325.00

Two Worlds: An Edinburgh Jewish Childhood
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Two Worlds: An Edinburgh Jewish Childhood

By Daiches, David

New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good-/Very Good-. Hardcover in DJ; 192pp; DJ price-clipped with minor chipping, minor staining to boards, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG-/VG- condition. Memoir of son of a rabbi who grew up in Edinburgh, Scotland in the 1920s.

$15.00

The Myth of the Jewish Race
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The Myth of the Jewish Race

By Patai, Raphael & Jennifer P. Wing

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. Hardcover in DJ; 350pp; DJ slightly edgeworn, boards square & clean, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG/VG- condition. Definitive study of the Jewish people which debunks the commonly held idea that the Jews are a separate race. Illustrated with photos.

$23.00

Judaism, Health, Nutrition, and Vegetarianism (Green Mitzvah Booklet No. 1)
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Judaism, Health, Nutrition, and Vegetarianism (Green Mitzvah Booklet No. 1)

By Schwartz, Richard H.

Marblehead, MA: Micah Publications, Inc., 2001. Reprint. Softcover. Very Good. Wraps; 31pp; Tiny discoloration to front cover, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Booklet about Jewish teachings concerning health and answers to questions about Judaism, health, nutrition and vegetarianism.

$12.00

Polin: A Journal of Polish-Jewish Studies Volume 6: Jews in Lodz 1820-1939
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Polin: A Journal of Polish-Jewish Studies Volume 6: Jews in Lodz 1820-1939

By Polonsky, Antony (Editor)

Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishers for the Institute for Polish-Jewish Studies, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Hardcover in DJ; 341pp; DJ slightly edgeworn, one corner of text slightly bumped, a few smudges to edges, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG/VG condition. Journal of Polish-Jewish studies. This volume focused on Jews in Lodz 1820-1939.

$35.00

Where Judaism Differed: An Inquiry into the Distinctiveness of Judaism
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Where Judaism Differed: An Inquiry into the Distinctiveness of Judaism

By Silver, Abba Hillel

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1957. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good+. Cloth in DJ; 318pp; DJ chipped, slightly edgeworn & protected by mylar sleeve, boards sunned, square & clean, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG/Good+ condition. Signed by Author. Lively account of mainstream Judaism highlighting its distinctive traits and revolutionary message of unity, freedom and compassion. Author was prominent Zionist Rabbi.

$100.00

The Jewish Nation in Surinam: Historical Essays
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The Jewish Nation in Surinam: Historical Essays

By Cohen, Robert (Editor)

Amsterdam, Netherlands: S. Emmering, 1982. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good-. 9-1/2" x 7-1/2" Softcover; 103pp; Covers slightly edgeworn with minor creasing to front, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG- condition. Historical essays on the subject of Jews in the colony of Surinam. Illustrated.

$20.00

The Talmudic Anthology: Tales and Teachings of the Rabbis
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The Talmudic Anthology: Tales and Teachings of the Rabbis

By Newman, Louis I. & Samuel Spitz (Editors)

New York: Behrman House, Inc., 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. Good+/None. 570pp; No DJ, tan buckram boards with decoration to front gilt titling to spine, small tear to spine, previous owner's name to FFEP, text unmarked, binding is tight, Good+ condition. Collection of parables, folk-tales, fables, aphorisms, epigrams, sayings, anecdotes, proverbs and exegetical interpretations from the Talmud.

$18.00

Yiddish For Beginners
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Yiddish For Beginners

By Jofen, Jean B.

Brooklyn, NY: Dr. Jean Jofen, 1994. First Revised Edition. Softcover. Good+. 64pp; Slight handling wear to covers, minor staining to front cover, text unmarked, binding is sound, Good+ condition. Beginning text in Yiddish.

$12.00

The Ancient Jewish Mysticism
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The Ancient Jewish Mysticism

By Dan, Joseph

Tel-Aviv, Israel: MOD Books, 1993. Softcover. Very Good. 227pp; Covers slightly rubbed, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. History of the Jewish mystic trend in the period between the 3rd & 7th centuries C.E.

$25.00

Bibliography of Books and Articles on Jewish Music
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Bibliography of Books and Articles on Jewish Music

By Yasser, Joseph

New York: National Jewish Music Council, 1955. Revised Edition. Softcover. Good+. 8-1/2 x 11 Softcover; 12pp; Stapled binding, covers & pages slightly age-toned, text unmarked, binding is tight, Good+ condition. Bibliography of books and articles on Jewish music.

$15.00

Jewish Songs and Dances (Piano Settings)
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Jewish Songs and Dances (Piano Settings)

By Scher, William (Illustrated by Josine Ianco Kline)

New York: G. Schirmer, Inc., 1961. Softcover. Very Good-. 9" x 12" Wraps; 27pp; Slight handling wear to covers, slight wear to spine, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG- condition. Vintage songbook of Jewish songs & dance with piano settings by William Scher. Illustrated by Josine Ianco Kline.

$18.00

The Scope of Jewish Music
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The Scope of Jewish Music

By Eisenstein, Judith K.

New York: National Jewish Music Council. Softcover. Very Good-. 8-1/2 x 11 Softcover; 16pp; Stapled binding, covers & pages slightly age-toned, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG- condition. Lecture focusing on Jewish music. Published circa 1950. Illustrated with musical examples.

$15.00

The Invisible Chariot: An Introduction to Kabbalah and Jewish Spirituality
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The Invisible Chariot: An Introduction to Kabbalah and Jewish Spirituality

By Kerdeman, Deborah & Lawrence Kushner

Denver, CO: Alternatives in Religious Education, Inc., 1986. Softcover. Very Good+. 8-1/2 x 11 Wraps; 96pp; Clean, tight copy, VG+ condition. Guide and workbook for introduction to Kabbalistic teachings. Illustrated.

$35.00

The 613th Commandment: An Analysis of the Mitzvah to Write a Sefer Torah (Derush VeChiddush)
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The 613th Commandment: An Analysis of the Mitzvah to Write a Sefer Torah (Derush VeChiddush)

By Cohen, J. Simcha

Northvale, NJ: Jason Aronson, Inc., 1994. Softcover. Very Good. 162pp; Clean, tight copy, VG condition. Treatise in Judaism. Analysis of the mitzvah to write a sefer Torah, hailed as "a major contribution to a much-neglected mitzvah." Author is a rabbi, orator and scholar, the spiritual leader of Congregation Shaarei Tefila in Los Angeles.

$18.00

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