The Days of Our Years: Personal and General Reminiscence (1859-1929)

Kasovich, Israel; Maximilian Hurwitz (transl.)

Published by The Jordan Publishing Co, New York, 1929
Condition: fair Hardcover

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Octavo. xv,356,[2]pp. Gray cloth with gold lettering on cover and spine in original illustrated dust jacket. Deckled fore-page edge. Frontispiece portrait of Israel Kasovich. "One of the great Jewish autobiographies of modern times.A fascinating account of a singularly rich and beautiful life, and one of the most eventful periods in Jewish history.A story of Jewish life in Russia and America as full of thrills as a melodrama, yet all fact and fiction.The great drama of the Haskalah, back-to-the-land, and Zionist movements among the Jews, of the renaissance of Hebrew literature, of the strange Am Olan venture, of the Jewish persecutions in Czarist Russia, of the Jewish exodus from Russia to America, and of the throes of Americanization, vividly described by one who was not only an eye witness, but an active participant in these fateful developments in the life of Israel." Translated by Maximilian Hurwitz. Head and tail of spine slightly bumped, some staining on head of spine. Abrasions, tearing, staining and chipping on dj. front part of dj detached from spine and rear cover. Two small tears on top-edge of dj repaired with tape. Dust jacket in poor, binding in very good, interior in near fine condition. Bookseller Inventory # 28331

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Title: The Days of Our Years: Personal and General ...

Publisher: The Jordan Publishing Co, New York

Publication Date: 1929

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:fair

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

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