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THE JEWISH STATE IN THE MAKING

By Infeld, Z. (prepared by); Kirschner, N. (foreword by)

Johannesburg: South African Zionist Fed, 1946. PB. good, wraps (softcover) wear fading to covers, some pencil marks. Some fading and wear to covers, a few sentances underlined in pencil. 64pp.

$60.00

HEROES, ANTIHEROES AND THE HOLOCAUST: AMERICAN JEWRY AND HISTORICAL CHOICE

By Morrison, David (signed and inscribed by)

New London, NH: Milah Press, 1995. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) signed by the author. ISBN 0964688603 Warmly inscribed and signed by the author, and laid-in is a printed invitation to the book signing in New London, NH, August 7, 1995. 336pp.

$7.50

HIDDEN HISTORY OF THE KOVNO GHETTO - UNITED STATES HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL MUSEUM

By Reich, Walter (foreword by)

Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1997. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0821224573 255pp.

$8.00

THE ESSENTIAL AGUS: THE WRITINGS OF JACOB B. AGUS

By Katz, Steven T. (edited by); Agus, Jacob B.

New York: New York University Press, 1997. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0814746926 573pp.

$6.00

GENDER AND JUDAISM: THE TRANSFORMATION OF TRADITION

By Rudavsky, T. M. (edited by)

New York: New York University Press, 1995. HC. very good+, light reddish cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket. ISBN 0814774520 Some light fade on cloth. 330pp.

$15.00

THE HISTORY OF THE DESTRUCTION OF THE CITY AND TEMPLE OF JERUSALEUM ... and, to which is added LETTERS TO THE JEWS

By Brown, Thomas; Priestley, Joseph

Albany, NY: Thomas Brown, 1825. HC. good+, full calf (hardcover) clean and tight copy. Full title: THE HISTORY OF THE DESTRUCTION OF THE CITY AND TEMPLE OF JERUSALEM, AND OF THE RUIN AND DISPERSION OF THE JEWISH NATION ... WITH AN APPENDIX ... TO WHICH IS ADDED, DR. PRIESTLEY'S LETTERS TO THE JEWS, AND AN ANSWER BY DAVID LEVI, A LEARNED JEW. The history and appendix of 252 pages is followed by Priestley's work of 89 pages. The errata and index follows with the last page numbered 360.

$225.00

WOMEN AND WATER: MENSTRUATION IN JEWISH LIFE AND LAW
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WOMEN AND WATER: MENSTRUATION IN JEWISH LIFE AND LAW

By Wasserfall, Rahel R. (edited by)

Brandeis University Press, 1999. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). ISBN 0874519608 Since ancient times, Jewish law has designated women as impure during their menstrual flow and for several days thereafter. Purification in a miqveh (a ritual bath) following her period restores her full status as a wife and member of the Jewish community. 280pp.

$10.00

NOVA BIBLIOTHECA ANGLO-JUDAICA: A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL GUIDE TO ANGLO-JEWISH HISTORY 1937-1960

By Lehmann, Ruth P.

London: Jewish Historical Society, 1961. HC. very good, green cloth (hardcover). The NOVA BIBLIOTHECA ANGLO-JUDAICA has been prepared in response to a request by the Jewish Historical Society of England to bring up to date Dr. Cecil Roth's MAGNA BIBLIOTHECA ANGLO-JUDAICA published in 1937. 232pp.

$12.50

THE HISTORY OF ANCIENT ISRAEL

By Grant, Michael

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1984. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W maps. ISBN 0684180812 A full portrait of Ancient Israel. Grant traces the evolution of the Israelites from the earliest permanent settlements in Canaan to the destruction of Jerusalem and the second temple in 70 A.D., and recreates the social, economic, political, and religious life of the times, placing Israel in the larger context of the Middle East. 317pp.

$5.00

CHRISTIANITY, JUDAISM AND OTHER GRECO-ROMAN CULTS - STUDIES FOR MORTON SMITH AT SIXTY - Four Volume Set !!!

By Neusner, Jacob (edited by)

Leiden, Netherlands: E. J. Brill, 1975. HC. very good+, red cloth (hardcover) Some MARGINAL NOTES see notes). B&W illustrations. ISBN 9004042156 "Studies in Judaism in Late Antiquity - Volume Twelve" which consists of four parts, as follows: Part One - NEW TESTAMENT, 330pp; Part Two - EARLY CHRISTIANITY, 227pp, Note in this volume there are MARGINAL NOTES on about 72 pages; Part Three - JUDAISM BEFORE 70, 248pp, Note - in this volume there are MARGINAL NOTES on about 4 pages; and, Part Four - JUDAISM AFTER 70 OTHER GRECO-ROMAN CULTS BIBLIOGRAPHY, 241pp. The scholar who owned this library occasionally made marginal notes which are in a small handwriting, in margins, and not within the text itself, do not be frightened away. A hard to find set.

$200.00

THE PATHWAY OF GOD IN HEBREW LIFE

By Lewis, John

Manchester: Thomas Griffiths and Co, 1910. HC. good, red cloth (hardcover) faint white spot on spine. B&W frontis. Contents include: Biblical Inspiration; The Creation; The Fall; The Prophet and His Message; The Prophet at the Cross-Roads; The Prophet--Capital and Labour; The Priest; The Pharisee and Sadducee. 184pp.

$15.00

YOUNG TRAVELERS TO JERUSALEM

By Shadur, Joseph

Ramat Gan: The Ingeborg Rennert Center, 1999. HC. fine, pictorial boards (hardcover) inscribed by the author. color frontis, B&W ill.. ISBN 9652229199 AN ANNOTATED SURVEY OF AMERICAN AND ENGLISH JUVENILE LITERATURE ON THE HOLY LAND, 1785-1940. Among the innumerable works of travel, exploration, religion, and fiction dealing with the Holy Land and the neighboring regions are also books written for children and younsters. This survey traces the evolution of such English-language books throughout one hundred and fifty years--from the end of the 18th century into the 1930s. 208pp.

$10.00

AN OPEN LETTER TO JEWS AND CHRISTIANS

By Cournos, John (signed and inscribed by the author)

New York: Oxford University Press, 1938. HC. good, black cloth (hardcover) inscribed by the author. This book being mostly about Jesus has naturally nothing to do with theology. It deals with Jesus in relation to Jews today, and Jesus dressed up in theology has no relation and cannot have any relation to Jews. The author urges the reclamation of Jesus by the Jews as both possible and desirable. 183pp.

$20.00

HAYIM GREENBERG: ANTHOLOGY

By Syrkin, Marie (selected and with an introduction by)

Detroit, MI: Wayne State University Press, 1968. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). In this collection some of Hayim Greenberg's best essays offer his thoughts on religion and ethics, Jews and Zionism, socialism and communism, with the broader aspects of life in general. 342pp.

$10.00

WRONG WAYS AND RIGHT WAYS IN THE STUDY OF FORMATIVE JUDAISM: BROWN JUDAIC STUDIES NUMBER 145

By Neusner, Jacob

Atlanta, GA: Scholars Press, 1988. HC. fine, orange cloth (hardcover). ISBN 1555402283 "Critical Method and Literature, History, and the History of Religion." 253pp.

$10.00

COAT OF MANY CULTURES: THE STORY OF JOSEPH IN SPANISH LITERATURE, 1200-1492
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COAT OF MANY CULTURES: THE STORY OF JOSEPH IN SPANISH LITERATURE, 1200-1492

By McGaha, Michael (selected, translated, and introduced by)

Philadelphia, PA: The Jewish Publication Soc, 1997. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). ISBN 0827605706 McGaha's book presents seven works based on the biblical story. 459pp.

$10.00

THE BAVLI AND ITS SOURCES: BROWN JUDAIC STUDIES NUMBER 85

By Neusner, Jacob

Atlanta, GA: Scholars Press, 1987. HC. fine, maroon cloth (hardcover). ISBN 1555401171 "The Question of Tradition in the Case of Tractate Sukkah." 209pp.

$17.50

SHIV'IM: ESSAYS AND STUDIES IN HONOR OF IRA EISENSTEIN

By Brauner, Ronald A. (edited by)

New York/Philadelphia: KTAV/RRCP, 1977. HC. very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W frontis. ISBN 0870684426 Twenty-three scholars have contributed essays relating to the biblical, Rabbinic, medieval, and modern periods of Jewish civilization to commemorate the seventieth birthday of Rabbi Ira Eisenstein, president of the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College and a central figure and leading exponent of the Reconstructionist Movement. 309pp.

$8.00

ROOTS AND BOOTS: FROM CRYPTO-JEW IN NEW SPAIN TO COMMUNITY LEADER IN THE AMERICAN SOUTHWEST

By Fierman, Floyd S.

Hoboken, NJ: KTAV Publishing House, Inc, 1987. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0881251143 A sequel to Fierman's highly acclaimed GUTS AND RUTS, the story of the Jew on the trail in the American Southwest. 243pp.

$25.00

THE DOCUMENTARY FORM-HISTORY OF RABBINIC LITERATURE: VOLUME VII THE HALAKHIC SECTOR THE TALMUD OF BABYLONIA

By Neusner, Jacob

Atlanta, GA: Scholars Press, 1998. HC. very good+, maroon cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket). ISBN 0788504754 VII. The Halakhic Sector, The Talmud of Babylonia, F. Tractates Arakhin through Niddah and Conclusions. "Here I complete my investigation of the rules of writing that told the ancient sages how they should formulate whatever they wished to say." 239pp.

$15.00

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