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THE WISDOM OF THE FATHERS
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THE WISDOM OF THE FATHERS

By Golden, Judah (translator)

NY: Heritage Press, 1960. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Near Fine slipcase, no dj as issued. Sandglass laid in. Spine of book lightly faded, else fine. Priority and/or international shipping on this item will be extra and will be at actual shipping cost.. Illus. by Ben-Zion.

$30.00

WHEN I LEFT MY VILLAGE
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WHEN I LEFT MY VILLAGE

By Schur, Maxine Rose

NY: Dial, 1995. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Juvenile story based in the plight and escape of the Ethiopian Jews.. First Edition, First Printing. Illus. by Brian Pinkney.

$30.00

THE PAIR OF SHOES

By Glasgow, Aline

NY: Dial, 1971. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Review copy, review slip laid in. . First Printing. Illus. by Symeon Shimin.

$45.00

THE EPIC OF THE MACCABEES
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THE EPIC OF THE MACCABEES

By Mindlin, Valerie and Gaalyahu Cornfeld

NY Macmillan 1962. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Fine in a near fine dustjacket. Illustrated by photos..

$22.00

GOLEM
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GOLEM

By Wisniewski, David

NY: Clarion, 1996 Illustrated by author. Hard Cover. Fine in a FINE Dustjacket. First Edition, first Printing. 1997 Caldecott Medal Winner, no award medal on dustjacket. 32 pages, pictorial boards. Retelling of this 400 year old Jewish legend about the giant man of clay created & brought to life by Rabbi Loew to vanquish those who persecuted the Jews of Prague. Illustrated with stunning paper-cut illustrations. .

$80.00

ZLATEH THE GOAT AND OTHER STORIES
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ZLATEH THE GOAT AND OTHER STORIES

By Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

NY: Harper & Row, 1966 Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine Price Clipped dustjacket. 90pgs. Dj dated 1966, no isbn# in publishers library binding NOT a library discard..

$35.00

THE DREIDLE CHAMP and Other Holiday Stories

By Sidi, Smadar

NY: Adama Books, 1987 69 pgs, boards. Dramatic stories for older children for each of the 7 major Jewish Holidays. Israeli author's 1st collection in English. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine Dustjacket. Illus. by June Evers.

$30.00

A TALE OF THREE WISHES
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A TALE OF THREE WISHES

By Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Illustrated by Irene Lieblich

NY: FS&G, 1976 Hard Cover. FINE in a Fine dustjacket. FIRST PRINTING. 30 pages, cloth. Story of the legend of Hoshana Rabbah that says that on the last day of the Feast of Tabernacles the sky opens & that anyone who sees it happen will have their wish granted..

$35.00

MY SISTER'S BONES

By Hanauer, Cathi

Delacorte, (1996) FIRST EDITION. 272 pgs, boards. Story of 16 year old Billie Weinstein, the only Jewish girl living in an all-Italian neighborhood in NJ trying to please her demanding father, understand her too-accomodating mother and help her anorexic sister. A wonderful first novel! FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$26.00

BORDER HAWK: AUGUST BONDI
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BORDER HAWK: AUGUST BONDI

By Alexander, Lloyd, Illustrated by Bernard Krigstein

NY: Farrar Strauss & Cudahy, Jewish Publication Society, 1958 Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. FIRST PRINTING. 182 pages, cloth. Alexander's first novel for young people is the story of a man who fought on the barricades in Vienna at 15 & later fought the anti-slavery cause of John Brown & his 7 sons in Kansas. National Jewish Book Award..

$45.00

HOLIDAYS ARE NICE Around the Year with the Jewish Child

By Garvey, Robert

NY: KTAV, 1960 52 pgs, boards. An early Lobel title not listed in Roginski. Appears to be the 5th book Lobel illustrated.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+. Illus. by Arnold Lobel.

$60.00

KATARINA

By Winter, Kathryn

NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. First Edition. 257 pages, boards. Semi-autobiographical debut novel that describes the ordeals of a Jewish girl in WWII Slovakia. The sophisticated structure includes flashbacks & occasional shifts in narration..

$35.00

LETTERS FROM JERUSALEM

By Clawson, Mary

NY Abelard-Schuman 1957. Hard cover. First Edition. Fine in a near fine dj. "A non-Jewish woman's love affair with Israel, with an introduction by Eleanor Roosevelt..

$22.00

GETTING EVEN

By Chaikin, Miriam

NY: Harper & Row, 1982 Illus by Richard Egielski. FIRST EDITION. FINE in FINE dustjacket. 120 pgs, boards. Story of a young Jewish girl growing up in the Brooklyn of the 1940's. Illus in blk/white. .

$30.00

THE STORY OF THE JEWISH CALENDAR

By Eisenberg, Azriel, Illustrated by Elisabeth Freilander

NY: Abelard-Schuman, 1958 Hard Cover. NEAR FINE in a Very Good+ Dustjacket. FIRST EDITION. Endpapers are foxed, (yellowed), edges of book and dj lightly soiled, interior bright and clean..

$30.00

JOEL  A Novel of Young America.
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JOEL A Novel of Young America.

By Kubie, Nora.

NY: Harper & Row, (1952) 1968 Reprint. 207 pages, reinforced cloth. Story of the American Revolution & of a young Jewish refugee who comes to America in 1775 seeking the peaceful life of a scholar. FINE in NEAR FINE dustjacket..

$26.00

LATKES AND APPLESAUCE  A Hannukkah Story
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LATKES AND APPLESAUCE A Hannukkah Story

By Manushkin, Fran, Illustrated by Robin Spowart

NY: Scholastic, 1990 Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dustjacket. 2nd Printing. 32 pages, boards. A family, housebound on Hannukkah, share what little food they have with a stray cat & dog who, in surprising ways, bring latkes & applesauce to the family's home..

$30.00

No Pretty Pictures : A Child of War
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No Pretty Pictures : A Child of War

By Lobel, Anita

NY: HarperCollins Children's Book Group, 1998 Old store stock in unread condition. . First edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Fine/Fine Dustjacket.

$30.00

THE RETREAT.
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THE RETREAT.

By Appelfeld, Aharaon.

NY: EP Dutton, (1984) FIRST EDITION. FINE in very lightly worn dustjacket. Translated by Dalya Bilu, 164 pages, boards. Novel about the assimilated Jews of central Europe on the brink of a Holocaust they cannot believe will take place. .

$30.00

THE BOOK OF LIGHTS.

By Potok, Chaim.

Alfred, Knopf, 1981. FIRST EDITION. 369 pages, boards. Story of a young rabbi who came of age in the America of post-WWII and is confounded by his times. Corner bump else FINE in NEAR FINE dustjacket..

$20.40

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