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In the Mirror of Literature: The Economic Life of the Jews in Poland As Reflected in Yiddish Literature (1914-1939)

By Glicksman, William M.

NY: Living Books. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket and boards rubbed, page tops soiled.. 1966. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. Index. ; 255 pages .

$20.00

History of the Jews
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History of the Jews

By Graetz, Heinrich

Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front endpaper of all volumes. 1974. Later Printing. Red cloth with red topstain. Vol 1: xvi, 553 pages; Vol 2: ix, 656 pages; Vol 3: viii, 675 pages; Vol 4: xi, 743 pages; Vol 5: ix, 766 pages; Vol 6: xi, 632 pages. Indexes. A mixed printing set of this classic reference. Volumes 1-5 were printed in 1974 and volume 6 in 1967. An additional title is also included, A Century of Jewish Life by Ismar Elbogen (1944), the binding of which matches the set. A beautiful and useful reference set. .

$120.00

The Revolt:  Story of the Irgun
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The Revolt: Story of the Irgun

By Begin, Menachem

NY: Henry Schuman. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner stamp on front free . endpaper.. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. xiii, 386pp. Index. Begin, who later served as an Israeli Prime Minister, recounts his years as a leader in the underground Irgun Zvai Leumi, a Jewish military organization operating in British Palestine in the 1930s-40s. .

$40.00

The Architecture of the European Synagogue
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The Architecture of the European Synagogue

By Wischnitzer, Rachel

Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket mildly foxed on the reverse. 1964. First Printing. Hardcover. Gray cloth. xxxii, 312 pages. Black and white photographs and illustrations, footnotes, glossary, selected bibliography, and index. An historical examination of the triple character of this central religious institution which studies the way function has affected structure. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall .

$25.00

The Day the Holocaust Began:  The Odyssey of Herschel Grynszpan
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The Day the Holocaust Began: The Odyssey of Herschel Grynszpan

By Schwab, Gerald

NY: Praeger Publishers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket has several small closed tears.. 1990. First Printing. Hardcover. 0275935760 . Black cloth. xiii, 226 pages. Black and white frontispiece photograph, black and white photos, notes, dramatis personae, bibliography, and index. "An extremely valuable account of the story of Herschel Grynszpan, the expulsion of the Polish Jews from Germany, the November 1938 pogrom (Crystal Night) and Grynszpan's subsequent fate as a prisoner of the Nazis".

$7.00

An Old Faith in the New World:  Portrait of Shearith Israel 1654-1954
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An Old Faith in the New World: Portrait of Shearith Israel 1654-1954

By De Sola Pool, David; De Sola Pool, Tamar

NY: Columbia University Press. Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket soiled, tattered and chipped.. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Three-hundred year history of the oldest Jewish congregation in North America, New York's Shearith Israel. xviii, 595pp, index, notes, illustrations, reading list. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall .

$60.00

Daniel to Paul:  Jews in Conflict with Graeco-Roman Civilization
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Daniel to Paul: Jews in Conflict with Graeco-Roman Civilization

By Cornfeld, Gaalyhau (editor)

NY: Macmillan and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards and jacket rubbed.. 1962. First Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. xi, 376pp. Many photos and illustrations, including some in color. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

The Final Station:  Umschlagplatz
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The Final Station: Umschlagplatz

By Rymkiewicz, Jaroslaw M.

NY: Farrar Straus Giroux. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. 0374154953 . Translated from the Polish by Nina Taylor. A Christian Pole's account of the extermination of the Jewe in Poland during World War II. ; 327 pages .

$7.00

Five Chimneys:  The Story of Auschwitz
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Five Chimneys: The Story of Auschwitz

By Lengyel, Olga

Chicago and New York: Ziff-Davis Publishing. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners bumped, spine soiled, . foxing to endpapers, edges and first and last several leaves.. 1947. Second Printing. Hardcover. Brick red cloth. Glossary. The author relates her experiences as a Holocaust survivor. She lived in Cluj, Transylvania with her doctor husband and two young sons, and served as a surgical assistant in her husband's small sanatorium. She alone survived in her family and describes the cattle trains to and life in the Auschwitz concentration camp. Handsome owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper (Arthur Spiegel). ; 213 pages .

$25.00

Deliverance Day:  The Last Hours At Dachau
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Deliverance Day: The Last Hours At Dachau

By Selzer, Michael

Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Bookseller sticker on front free endpaper, . jacket chipped with closed tears taped on the reverse.. 1978. First Printing. Hardcover. 0397012306 . Orange paper boards quarter-bound in black cloth. Notes, acknowledgements, black and white photos, glossary, and selected bibliography. Historical records and personal stories of the camp and its liberation based on interviews with former inmates and American soldiers. ; 253 pages .

$7.00

In the Footsteps of the Maggid:  Inspirational Stories and Parables about  Eminent People of Yesterday and Today
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In the Footsteps of the Maggid: Inspirational Stories and Parables about Eminent People of Yesterday and Today

By Krohn, Rabbi Paysach J.

Brooklyn, NY: Mesorah Publications, Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1993. First Edition; Fourth Printing. Hardcover. 0899065961 . Black and white illustrations, indexes. An expression of the wisdom, humor, love, and idealism of Jewish life. A volume in the publishers ArtScroll series. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper. ; 287 pages; Signed by Author .

$7.00

Jews in the Hungarian Economy, 1760-1945:  Studies Dedicated to Moshe  Carmilly-Weinberger on His Eightieth Birthday
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Jews in the Hungarian Economy, 1760-1945: Studies Dedicated to Moshe Carmilly-Weinberger on His Eightieth Birthday

By Silber, Michael K. (editor)

Jerusalem: The Magnes Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner bookplate on front pastedown endpaper.. 1992. Hardcover. 9652237833 . xl, 302pp. Inscribed by Moshe Carmilly on the front free endpaper. Red boards. Index. .

$30.00

A History of the Jews in Christian Spain (In Two Volumes)
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A History of the Jews in Christian Spain (In Two Volumes)

By Baer, Yitzhak

Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America. Very Good with no dust jacket; Bookplate in each volume.. 1961. Hardcover. Vol 1, 1st edition, 3rd printing / Vol 2, 1st edition, 2nd printing. Brown cloth with brown topstain. Vol 1: vii, 463 pages / Vol 2: xi, 537 pages. Endpaper maps, appendix, notes, and indexes. A two-volume English translation of this Hispano-Jewish history with sections on mysticism, theology, poetry, and literature. Matching volumes in beautiful condition. .

$30.00

Abraham Galante:  A Biography
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Abraham Galante: A Biography

By Kalderon, Albert E.

NY: Sepher-Hermon Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1983. First Printing. Hardcover. 087203111X . Blue cloth. xii, 95 pages. Black and white author photo, notes, bibliography, black and white illustrations, and index. A study of the Sephardic Jewish historian and scholar, focusing on his teachings, political work, and his social activism. Inscribed by Rabbi Marc D. Angel, who wrote the foreword. .

$12.00

Horeb:  A Philosophy of Jewish Laws and Observances
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Horeb: A Philosophy of Jewish Laws and Observances

By Hirsch, Samson Raphael

London: The Soncino Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner bookplate on the front endpaper on both volumes. 1972.Third Printing. Translated from the German original with introduction and annotations by Dayan Dr I. Grunfeld. Two volumes, gray cloth with blue topstain. Vol 1 clxii, 276 pages / vol 2 pages 277 - 644. Notes, indexes, abbreviations list. A translation and study of this classic text on the Divine laws of the Torah and Jewish thoughts on life. .

$50.00

The Zohar (In Five Volumes)
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The Zohar (In Five Volumes)

By Sperling, Harry (translator) ; Simon, Maurice (translator)

London: The Soncino Press. Good with no dust jacket; Owner bookplate on the front endpaper on each . volume, edges rubbed, front hinge/outer joint of volume 1 is dry and has . cracked and it is to be assumed that the other four volumes will do . likewise in time.. 1973. First Edition; Fourth Printing. Hardcover. 0900689390 . Five volumes uniformly bound in blue/green cloth with black topstain. Vol 1 xxx, 390 pages / vol 2 404 pages / vol 3 420 pages / vol 4 411 pages / vol 5 406 pages. Appendix. Commentary on the mystical aspects and interpretations of the Torah. Owner bookplate on the front endpaper on each volume, edges rubbed, front hinge of volume 1 is dry and has cracked and it is to be assumed that the other four volumes will do likewise in time. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$75.00

Rabbi David De Sola Pool:  Selections from Six Decades of Sermons,  Addresses and Writings
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Rabbi David De Sola Pool: Selections from Six Decades of Sermons, Addresses and Writings

By De Sola Pool, Rabbi David; Angel, Rabbi Marc D. (editor)

NY: Leon Amiel/Union of Sephardic Congregations. Very Good with no dust jacket; Bookplate on front pastedown endpaper. 1980. First Printing. 0814807534 . Red cloth. Bibliography. Highlight of the Sephardic leader's work and teachings. Warmly inscribed by Tamar deSola Pool. 207 pages .

$30.00

The Book of Tradition:   (Sefer Ha-Qabbalah)
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The Book of Tradition: (Sefer Ha-Qabbalah)

By Ibn Daud, Abraham; Cohen, Gerson D.

Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America. Very Good with no dust jacket; Bookplate on front free endpaper.. 1967. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Tan cloth. lxii, 348 pages + 74 page section in Hebrew. Glossary, chronological table, abbreviations, bibliography, and indexes. An analysis of this classic religious text by a noted Jewish historian and Conservative rabbi. ; Judaica Texts and Translations .

$13.00

The Essential Pele Yoetz:  An Encyclopedia of Ethical Jewish Living
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The Essential Pele Yoetz: An Encyclopedia of Ethical Jewish Living

By Papo, Rabbi Eliezer; Angel, Marc D. (translator)

NY: Sepher-Hermon Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1991. First Printing. Hardcover. 0872031373 . Silver cloth. xviii, 249 pages. Black and white illustrations, index. A new translation of this classic in Jewish ethical literature that provides religious guidance, moral instruction, and constructive advice on how to lead a good life. Inscribed by the compiler/translator on the front free endpaper. .

$20.00

The Commandments:  Sefer Ha-Mitzvoth of Maimonides (In Two Volumes)
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The Commandments: Sefer Ha-Mitzvoth of Maimonides (In Two Volumes)

By Maimonides, Moses; Chavel, Rabbi Dr. Charles B. (translator)

NY: The Soncino Press Ltd.. Very Good. 1967. 1st US printing. Hardcover. Vol 1: The Positive Commandments, xxiv, 309 pages. Vol 2: The Negative Commandments, vii, 447 pages. Tan cloth with black topstain. Foreword, notes, glossary, appendices, and indexes. A definitive translation of the 12th century philosopher, rabbi, and physicians record of all the commandments of the Torah with a short commentary on each. A beautiful set with bookplate at the front of each volume in a slightly rubbed black slipcase. .

$90.00

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