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The Book of Blessings for the Sabbath and Holidays with the Family (Presentation Copy from Mayor of Ramla, Israel)

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Israel, Matan Art Publishers: 2006

Seller ID: 23009


Very beautiful and ornate book, highly decorated throughout with pages illumined in bold color and gilt with gilt page edges on all three sides Text appears in Hebrew on one side of the page and English on the other. This copy show a special page at front printed thus, " Compliments of Yoel Lavi, Mayor; Ramla, Israel." Also, inside the box there is a silver sticker which reads" To Mr. --------- Co-Chairman, Ethiopian National Project, To facilitate the absor... View more info

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The Temple 1850-1950; Congregation Tifereth Israel (Cleveland)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The Temple: 1950

Seller ID: 27788


Very nice hard cover booklet published for the centennial of the founding of the Temple of Congregation Tifereth Israel. Book is clean as a whistle inside and out with only one fault -- a small bit of wear to top and bottom of spine. Booklet measures 8-3/4" x 11-1/4 and has 62 pages. Back cover shows the temple on the map. Inside there is much historical information as well as photographs of the building, its rabbis, and its people. Very useful for genealogical research. View more info

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A Historical Atlas of the Jewish People: From the Time of the Patriarchs to the Present

By: Barnavi, Eli (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Schocken: 1992

Edition: First American Edition Stated

Seller ID: 27697


Crisp, clean, beautiful book very gently kept. There are no bumps to boards, no names or writing, and no tears or chips to dustjacket which will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Book explores all of the main themes of the Jewish experience in text, color photographs and color maps. It measures 9-1/4" x 11-1/2" and has 299 pages including a comprehensive index. View more info

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Conservative Judaism Magazine 1960 (Four Issues, Full Run)

By: Dresner, Samuel H. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, he Rabbincal Assembly of America: 1960

Seller ID: 25268


Crisp,clean magazines. All are pristine inside and out with no names or writing. They measure 6"x9" and run between 54 and 66 pages each. Among the many topics are these: Intellectual and contemporary Jewish life, The Kosher Dybuk, travel on the Sabbath, Hasideanism and the modern world, naturalism and supernaturalism, and God, atomic war,and the prelude to prayer. We have many of these magazines, so if you are looking for other issues please let us know and we'll see if... View more info

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Jewish Proselytism -- A Phenomenon in the Religious History of Early Medieval Europe

By: Golb, Norman

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio, Judaic Studies Program University of Cincinnati: 1987

Seller ID: 25857


Very nice, clean booklet, oversized at 8-1/2"x11" published for the 10th annual Rabbi Louis Feinberg Memorial Lecture given March 3, 1987. Only fault is small crease to lower corner.The author at this time was the Ludwig Rosenberger Professor of Jewish History and Civilization at the University of Chicago. An interesting look at the conversion of Christians to Judaism during this period. The author did extensive research in old Hebrew texts and documents, especially fr... View more info

The Marrano Prince

By: Gold, Auner

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lakewood, New Jersey, U.S.A., CIS Communications: 1988

Seller ID: 20251


Very nice book -- handsome black boards printed in gilt with a colorful pictorial dustjacket showing no tears or chips. Beautiful in brand new mylar. Book has a nice award plate on first blank page after gold endpaper from a synagogue in Oak Park, Michigan to a child for participating in High Holiday Services. This is the eight volume in the Ruach Ami series. Set in Spain two centuries after the Spanish Inquistion and the Expulsion of the Jews. 286 pages. Includes a glos... View more info

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Illustrated Essays in Jewish Bookplates

By: Goodman, Philip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, KTAV Publishing House: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25384


Clean, atrtractive book with wonderful illustrations throughout. Measures 6-1/4"x9-1/2" and has 196 pages. Appeals to bookplate collectors, as well as those interested in the book arts and/or Judaica. Much information covers early plates, the love of books, learning and Zion reflected in Jewish bookplates, Biblical themes in bookplates, music motifs, American Jewish bookplates, Jewish bookplates of Dutch interest and Marco Birnholz, bookplate collector. Book als... View more info

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Rebecca Boxed Set with Game (American Girl)

By: Greene, Jacqueline

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S. A., American Girl: 2010

Seller ID: 28270


Six paperback books all about Rebecca, An American Girl. Titles are: Meet Rebecca; Rebecca and Ana;; Candlelight for Rebecca; Rebecca and the Movies; Rebecca To the Rescue; nd Changes For Rebecca. The slipcase has a second panel which can be lifted to reveal the game board. Everything very thing is pristine and unused , including the white ribbon that closes the slipase. The slipcase with the books inside measures 6-1/2 x 8-3/4". Would make a great gift. We also ha... View more info

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Introductory Notes & Supplement Comprising a Timely Companion to the Haggadah

By: Hoenig, Rabbi Sidney B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Shulsinger Bros.: 1980

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 27674


Beautiful book bound in dark blue velvet. Oversized with handsome cover graphic in gilt and small images along the spine. The book measures 8-1/2" x 12-/4" and is written in both Hebrew and in English. Illustrations abound in both black and white and rich, vibrant color throughout. Includes the Haggadah text, Preparation for the Passover, The Significance of the Holday; the Family Feast, the Setting of the Seder Table and its Symbols, the Order of the Festival Night, Se... View more info

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Still Life With Bombers: Israel in the Age of Terrorism (SIGNED 1st Ed.)

By: Horovitz, David

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., Alfred a Knopf Inc: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 27258TB


Crisp and clean inside and out with no markings nd no price-clip. Dustjacket protected by brand new mylar cover. SIGNED and inscribed by author thus: "To Hana, In hope of better times for Israel. David Horovitz." The author explains "the grim lottery of life" in Israel through both journalism and his own heartbreaking experience. 266 pages including index. View more info

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We Are Children Just the Same; Vedem, The Secret Magazine of the Boys of Terezin

By: Krizkova, Marie Rut; Kotouc, Kurt Jiri; Ornest, Zdenel; Havel, Vaclav (foreword)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & Jerusalem, The Jewish Publication Society of America: 1995

Seller ID: 24205


Book itself is as new and jacket nearly so wiith just a small crease to upper right corner. Looks most handsome in brand new mylar. No names or writing. A beautiful and very poignant book compiled from the pages of a secret magazine published from 1942-1944 by a small group of 13-15 year-old Jewish boys imprisoned in the "model" concentration camp known as Terezin. The art, poems and prose were saved by a boy who survived the Holocaust (most did not), but the mag... View more info

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Holocaust Wall Hangings

By: Liberman, Judith Weinshall;Scalora, Salvatore;Feinstein, Stephen C.;Soltes, Dri Z

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Newton, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Judith Weinshall Liberman: 2002

Seller ID: 25611DH


Very beautiful book gently kept. No bumps to boards, no names or writing and no tears or chips to jacket which will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Measures 8-1/2" tall and 11" wide. Published to accompany an exihibit of 45 very large works made so to represent the magnitude of what they interpret. Includes essays at front of book to explain the works which are also described at back. 89 pages. View more info

Image for Enthymion, Apo Te Zoe Tes Hevraikes Koinotetas: Thessalonike, 1897-1917; Souvenir Images Of the Jewish Community Salonika 1897-1917

Enthymion, Apo Te Zoe Tes Hevraikes Koinotetas: Thessalonike, 1897-1917; Souvenir Images Of the Jewish Community Salonika 1897-1917

By: Megas, Yannis

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Athens, Kapon Editions: 1993

Seller ID: 25814DH


Beautiful book designed without dustjacket and closed with burgundy satin ribbons. Measures 9-3/4"x11" and has 189 pages. Handsomely and amply illustrated with facsimile vintage postcards of the perod. TEXT IN BOTH GREEK AND ENGLISH .Appears like new -- purchasef from a collector. View more info

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The Closed Curtain; The Moscow Yiddish State Theater

By: No Author

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tel Aviv, The Nahum Goldmann Museum of the Jewish Diaspora:

Seller ID: 25636


Booklet is not a program for a show, but rather an exhibition catalog prepared to accompany an exhibit about the Moscow Yiddish State Theater which was held at the The Nahum Goldmann Museum of the Jewish Diaspora in Tel Aviv. The catalog opens on one side to an English text, but turn it upside down and begin at the back and the text is in Hebrew. There are numerous wonderful photos and a concise history of the theater which began in 1918 and was destroyed in 1949. 12 pag... View more info

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Aishet Hayil

By: No author Stated

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Yeshiva University Museum: 1993

Seller ID: 25844


Very beautiful exhibition catalog in lovely condition. A soft cover book is wrapped around completely with the treal colored "jacket" which may have had a ribbon tie given the two slots for one, but doesn't require it, as the jacket stays closed without it.The exhibition is an artistic interpretation of the only Biblical hymn to wome -- Aishet Hayil. As such 32 artists were igven a line of the poem of that name to interpret with their art. The collective works are a t... View more info

Image for Women and Jewish Divorce: The Rebellious Wife, the Agunah and the Right of Women to Initiate Divorce, in Jewish Law, a Halakhic Solution

Women and Jewish Divorce: The Rebellious Wife, the Agunah and the Right of Women to Initiate Divorce, in Jewish Law, a Halakhic Solution

By: Riskin, Shlomo

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey, Krav Publishing House: 1989

Seller ID: 25861


Crisp, clean, as new book. No names or writing. Dustjacket protected by brand new mylar cover. Letter laid in from author/rabbi and SIGNED by him. The author posits that history shows circumstances when Jewish women were able to instigate divorce. A hopeful look at a difficult topic. 196 pages. View more info

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Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures

By: Roth, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Publications International Ltd.: 2000

Seller ID: 24500


Book is BRAND NEW in original shrinkwrap. Also includes original box which is sturdy and clean but showing a small bit of wear. Book measures 9-1/2"x11-1/4" and is very heavy. A collaborative effort by several historians to provide a comprehensive account of the Shoa, 765 pages including numerous photographs. View more info

Yossel Zissel and the Wisdom of Chelm

By: Schwartz, Amy

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Jewish Publications Society: 1986

Seller ID: 20252


Crisp beautiful book with no names or writing and no bumps to light grey voards which are pristine, as are pages. Jacket shows a tiny bit of wear to corner tips, but no tears or chips and no price-clip. Beautiful in brand new mylar. Charming art and a fun story about a wise butcher from Chelm so wise that he nailed matzoh balls to plates to keep them from rolling off. When a rich uncle leaves him bags and bags of gold the wise man must devise a way to get them safely hom... View more info

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The Penitent (SIGNED First Edition Society Leaflet laid-in))

By: Singer, Isaac Bashevis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Franklin Library: 1983

Edition: First Edition Stated

Inscription: SIGNED by Author

Seller ID: 25847


Very beautifully designed book in excellent condition. All the Frankllin Library bells and whistles included -- moire endpapers, gilded edges on all three sides, bound-in ribbon bookmark, and raised bands to spine. Stated first edition and produced for the Signed First Edition Society. Includes laid-in leaflet about the book from Franklin. Book appeared intially in a Jewish magazine in 1973, then published as a book in Israel and now here as the first American edition. View more info

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All Of A Kind Family

By: Taylor, Sydney

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, Follett Publishing Co.: 1951

Edition: Ninth Printing

Seller ID: 23441


Book is very clean and attractive and has not been price-clipped and has no names or writing.. The gold medallion on the front cover is to celebrate the Charles W. Follett Award which was won by the author for this book. The book has nice art rendered in red against the grey cover and the top edge of the book is inked pink as per design. The colorful dustjacket is very good with just a few tiny tears, a little rubbing to top and bottom of jacket spine, and a small bit... View more info