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cover of THE BRIDE

THE BRIDE

by Grosman, Ladislav

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Published
1970
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NY: Doubleday & Co, 1970. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Translated from the Czech by Iris Urwin. Dust jacket is age darkened and shows foxing (spotting) to the edges. Top edge of book is lightly foxed (spotted). In publisher's library binding, NOT a library discard..
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cover of DESIGN FOR LIVING From Jewish Life and Lore

DESIGN FOR LIVING From Jewish Life and Lore

by Rudy, Esther

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Published
1950
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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NY: Bloch Publishing, 1950. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Lower corners of book are bumped, dust jacket is lightly soiled with a few small edge chips. .
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cover of CHILDREN OF THE PROMISE

CHILDREN OF THE PROMISE

by Means, Florence Crannell

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Published
1941
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Very Good+
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Friendship Press, 1941. Book. Illus. by Janet Smalley. Very Good+. Hardcover. Softcover with some creasing and sun fading to spine..
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cover of THE LIVING TALMUD THE WISDOM OF THE FATHERS

THE LIVING TALMUD THE WISDOM OF THE FATHERS

by Golden, Judah (translator)

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Published
1960
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NY: Heritage Press, 1960. Book. Illus. by Ben-Zion. Near Fine. Hardcover. 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..
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cover of WHEN I LEFT MY VILLAGE

WHEN I LEFT MY VILLAGE

by Schur, Maxine Rose

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Published
1995
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Fine
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First edition, First Printing
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9780803715622
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NY: Dial, 1995. Book. Illus. by Brian Pinkney. Fine. Hardcover. First edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Juvenile story based in the plight and escape of the Ethiopian Jews..
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THE PAIR OF SHOES

by Glasgow, Aline

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
Edition
First Printing
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NY: Dial, 1971. Book. Illus. by Symeon Shimin. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Review copy, review slip laid in..
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cover of THE EPIC OF THE MACCABEES

THE EPIC OF THE MACCABEES

by Mindlin, Valerie and Gaalyahu Cornfeld

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1st Edition
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NY Macmillan 1962. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. Fine in a near fine dustjacket. Illustrated by photos..
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cover of GOLEM

GOLEM

by Wisniewski, David

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Fine
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780395726181
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NY: Clarion, 1996 Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 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… Read more
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cover of ZLATEH THE GOAT AND OTHER STORIES

ZLATEH THE GOAT AND OTHER STORIES

by Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Illustrated by Maurice Sendak

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NY: Harper & Row, 1966 Book. Fine. Hardcover. Hard Cover. Fine in a Near Fine Price Clipped dustjacket. 90pgs. Dj dated 1966, no isbn# in publishers library binding NOT a library discard..
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THE DREIDLE CHAMP and Other Holiday Stories

by Sidi, Smadar

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First Edition
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NY: Adama Books, 1987 Book. Illus. by June Evers. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 69 pgs, boards. Dramatic stories for older children for each of the 7 major Jewish Holidays. Israeli author's 1st collection in English..
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cover of A TALE OF THREE WISHES

A TALE OF THREE WISHES

by Singer, Isaac Bashevis, Illustrated by Irene Lieblich

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NY: FS&G, 1976 Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 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..
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MY SISTER'S BONES

by Hanauer, Cathi

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1st Edition
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Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 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..
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HOLIDAYS ARE NICE Around the Year with the Jewish Child

by Garvey, Robert

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

by Winter, Kathryn

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NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998 Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dust jacket. 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..
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LETTERS FROM JERUSALEM

by Clawson, Mary

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NY Abelard-Schuman 1957. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 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..
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GETTING EVEN

by Chaikin, Miriam

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Fine
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780060211646
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NY: Harper & Row, 1982 Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 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..
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THE STORY OF THE JEWISH CALENDAR

by Eisenberg, Azriel, Illustrated by Elisabeth Freilander

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NY: Abelard-Schuman, 1958 Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 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..
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cover of JOEL  A Novel of Young America.

JOEL A Novel of Young America.

by Kubie, Nora.

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NY: Harper & Row, (1952) Book. Fine. Hardcover. 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 dust jacket..
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cover of LATKES AND APPLESAUCE  A Hannukkah Story

LATKES AND APPLESAUCE A Hannukkah Story

by Manushkin, Fran, Illustrated by Robin Spowart

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NY: Scholastic, 1990 Book. Fine. Hardcover. Hard Cover. FINE in a FINE Dust jacket. 2nd Printing. 32 pages, boards. A family, housebound on Hanukkah, share what little food they have with a stray cat & dog who, in surprising ways, bring latkes & applesauce to the family's home..
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cover of THE RETREAT

THE RETREAT

by Appelfeld, Aharaon.

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1st Edition
ISBN
9780525242376
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NY: EP Dutton, (1984) Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. FIRST EDITION. FINE in very lightly worn dust jacket. 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..
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