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The Bridge Builder: The Life and Continuing Legacy of Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein

by Chafets, Zev

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2015
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781591846789
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$19.00

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Sentinel, 2015. Large, sturdy book, black spine, cream marbled boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 254 pages including a glossy photo section. DJ glossy with a color photo portrait on front, black spine and back. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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Chaim Weizmann: A Biography

by Rose, Norman A.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1986
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670804696
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$13.00

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Viking, 1986. Remainder mark at pages' bottom edge. Large, thick, sturdy book, black cloth spine, cream boards, two tiny brown spots at bottom front, gilt lettering bright on spine, 520 pages including a glossy photo section. DJ glossy gray spine, back and borders top and bottom front, a photo portrait of Weizmann at middle front. DJ has very tiny surface… Read more
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$13.00
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Constantine's Sword: The Church and the Jews

by Carroll, James

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780395779279
Item Price
$23.00

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Houghton Mifflin, 2001. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy, thick heavy book, black covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, spine lightly sunken, 756 pages. DJ glossy with ornate gold border design to middle front, bottom edges as well as spine and top back edges, black background to front half, ornate colorful illustration "The Dream of Constantine" at top front.… Read more
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$23.00
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Great Jewish Portraits in Metal

by Roth, Cecil

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$22.00

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Schocken Books, 1963. Edited by Daniel M. Friedenberg, published for The Jewish Museum. Very large softcover, heavy black wrappers with six portraits in medal on front wrapper, black spine, white back wrapper very slightly browned at edges, 163 heavy glossy pages, many portraits by categories that include Philosophy, Religion, Law, Science, Literature and many more. Light wear to front tips,… Read more
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$22.00
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Jewish Minters & Medalists

by Friedenberg, Daniel M.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780827600669
Item Price
$24.00

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Jewish Publication Society of America, 1976. Very large squarish sturdy book, quality heavy blue cloth covers with a silver coin brightly illustrated on bottom front right, silver lettering bright on spine, dark yellow color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 131 heavy glossy pages, final pages uncut. Profusely illustrated, some pages of text doubled-columned. DJ glossy black with five medals… Read more
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$24.00
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The Jewish Artistic Heritage: An Album

by An-Sky, Semyon

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9785851640247
Item Price
$57.00

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Moscow: "Ra", 1994. Introduction by Abram Efros. Translated by Alan Myers. Very large, sturdy book, smooth shiny blue cloth covers, gilt heraldic device at top front bright, bright gilt lettering on spine, 128 heavy glossy pages. Notes, full-page color-illustrations of illuminated manuscripts. Textured shades of gray inside covers and adjacent end papers. DJ beneath mylar, reddish color, pale yellow illustration… Read more
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$57.00
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Commentary on the American Scene: Portraits of Jewish Life in America

by Cohen, Elliot E., Ed

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1953
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$14.00

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Alfred A. Knopf, 1953. (1st) Introduction by David Riesman. Sturdy book, quality blue cloth, gilt lettering near-bright on front right, bright silver and gilt lettering on spine, 337 pages. DJ price-clipped, glossy with green and black bar-design and some half circles on front and spine, white back uniformly lightly browned, a list of contents and authors including Shlomo Katz,… Read more
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$14.00
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Bar Mitzvah

by Swartz, Sarah Silberstein

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1988
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385198264
Item Price
$39.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Doubleday, 1988. (1st) Printed in Italy. Very large, heavy book, quality maroon cloth with embossed title, very bright gilt lettering on spine, dark rose inside covers and adjacent end papers, 184 heavy glossy pages, profusely illustrated, many in color, a place for personal information with no entries. DJ glossy with color-photo of young man reading… Read more
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$39.00
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Constantine's Sword: The Church and the Jews

by Carroll, James

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2001
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780395779279
Item Price
$37.00

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Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin, 2001. Large, very thick, heavy book, black cloth spine, black boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 756 pages. DJ glossy and colorfully designed beneath mylar, a color-illustration of court scene at top front, praise on back from Garry Wills and others. DJ and book, both As New.. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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$37.00
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Exodus: The True Story Behind the Biblical Account

by Wilson, Ian

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1985
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st US
ISBN
9780062509697
Item Price
$18.00

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Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Harper and Row, 1985. (1st U.S., 1st ptg.) Very large, very heavy book, blue cloth spine, black boards, very bright silver lettering on spine, b/w photo of rocky hills on front, 208 glossy heavy pages, profusely illustrated. DJ glossy and colorfully designed with close-up color photo of Pharoah's golden mask on front, blue spine and back with… Read more
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$18.00
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Back to the Sources: Reading the Classic Jewish Texts

by Holtz, Barry W., Ed

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
Edition
2d
ISBN
9780671454678
Item Price
$39.00

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Tempe, Arizona, U.S.A.: Summit Books, 1984. Large, heavy book, dark blue cloth spine, lavender boards, 448 pages: excepts from The Bible, Talmud, Midrash, Kabbalistic texts and more. DJ glossy rose with ornate blue borders on front, spine and back, praise from Northrop Frye, Harold Bloom and others. DJ has light crease at top back edge, some light dents at certain… Read more
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$39.00
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The Labyrinth of Exile: A Life of Theodor Herzl

by Pawel, Ernst

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374182564
Item Price
$26.00

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Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A.: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1989. Larger book, very thick, black cloth spine, yellow boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, short ink name at top of first front end paper, 554 pages including glossy photo section. DJ price-clipped, glossy black spine and back, brown-illustration of Wailing Wall on front, praise on back from John Updike, Leonard Michaels… Read more
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$26.00
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The Family Treasury of Jewish Holidays

by Drucker, Malka

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780316193436
Item Price
$29.00

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Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Company, 1994. (8th) Very large, very heavy book, beautiful color-illustrated covers in dark blue and purple with flowery borders front and back, 180 heavy glossy pages with beautiful color-illustrations throughout. DJ glossy with vellum-color background, flowery borders front and back, top and bottom, a color-illustration of children in parade front and back. DJ has… Read more
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A Passover Haggadah: The New Union Haggadah

by Central Conference of American Rabbis;Brownstein, Herbert

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780670541881
Item Price
$99.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: The Viking Press, 1982. Very large, very heavy book, quality green cloth, very bright gilt Hebrew lettering on front, pagination right to left, light wear at spine bottom left edge, 123 beautiful full-page illustrations throughout by Leonard Baskin. DJ heavy paper, vellum color background with ornate color-illustration of leaves and fruit, blue Hebrew lettering on… Read more
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$99.00
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Penimim Al Hatorah, 2006. Large softcover, glossy in shades of green with ornate design on front wrapper, 345 pages plus extensive index. Creased down front right, creased at back tips. Good.. Soft Cover. Good.
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$10.00
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The Jewish 100: A Ranking of the Most Influential Jews of All Time

by Shapiro, Michael

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780806514925
Item Price
$27.00

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Secaucus, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Citadel Press, 1994. (1st) Large, very heavy book, fine maroon cloth spine, smooth cream boards, very bright blue lettering on spine, 387 pages. DJ glossy and colorfully designed with names in background on front, red spine and back. DJ appears very slightly oversized so it appears loose. From Moses and Jesus to Jerry Siegal and Joe… Read more
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Farewell Espana: The World of the Sephardim Remembered

by Sachar, Howard M.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1994
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679409601
Item Price
$26.00

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Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 1994. (1st) Large, heavy book, red cloth spine, smooth maroon boards with embossed title at top front, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 439 pages plus brief biographical note. DJ beneath mylar, glossy with ornate design and variety of colors, praise for Sachar's books on back, microtear at bottom front tip, tiny tear… Read more
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$26.00
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There Once Was a World: a 900-Year Chronicle of the Shtetl of Eishyshok

by Eliach, Yaffa

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1998
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$39.00

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Little, Brown, 1998. (1st) Very large, very heavy thick book, glossy covers with montage of photos on front, on back four walls of photos from ceiling view, dark brown color inside covers and adjacent end papers, decorated title page, 818 pages. DJ heavy clear mylar. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by… Read more
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$39.00
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The Shtetl: A Creative Anthology of Jewish Life in Eastern Europe

by Neugroschel, Joachim, Ed

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780399900334
Item Price
$39.00

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Richard Marek Publishers, 1979. Larger, thick book, fine brown cloth, embossed bird design at top front, gilt lettering near-bright on spine, beautiful pattern of color flowers and pigeons inside covers and adjacent end papers, 572 heavy pages. Writings by Jacob Ben Isaac Ashkenazi, Yetzek Leyb Peretz, Avrom Reyzen, Sholom Aleichem, Lamed Shapiro, Fishel Bimbko and others. DJ heavy paper beneath… Read more
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$39.00
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Yiddish and English: The Story of Yiddish in America

by Steinmetz, Sol

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2001
Condition
As New
Edition
2d
ISBN
9780817311032
Item Price
$35.00

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Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: University of Alabama Press, 2001. (2d) Trade paperback, glossy blue background with red and white lettering on front wrapper, 172 pages plus brief biographical note. Mint.. 2d. Trade Paperback. As New.
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$35.00