JEWISH REVIEW OF BROOKLYN [VOL. III ; NO. 4]

Magnes, J. L.

Published by Brooklyn : Aid Soc. Of The Jewish Hospital, 1906
Soft cover
From Dan Wyman Books, LLC (Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since October 31, 2011

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 75.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

1st Edition. Original Wrappers. 8vo. 23 pages ; 24 cm. In English. A monthly publication that ran for about 3 years. The publication was edited by Judah Leon Magnes. Magnes (1877 – 1948) was a prominent Reform rabbi in both the United States and Mandatory Palestine. He is best remembered as a leader in the pacifist movement of the World War I period, his advocacy of a binational Jewish-Arab state in Palestine, and as one of the most widely recognized voices of 20th century American Reform Judaism. " The Review was Magnes’ first American publication, long before he gained national fame. Originally, from San Francisco, Magnes moved to New York and "set himself the task of uniting the Jewish communities. In 1880 the city contained around 50, 000 Jews mostly of German origin. By 1900 there were nearly a million Jews, most coming from what is now Poland, Hungary, Romania, Belarus and Ukraine, making it the largest Jewish population in the world. " (Wikipedia, 2016) This issue of "The Review" is from April 1906. Articles provide a sketch of Jewish life in Brooklyn in the early 20th century. Includes a piece called, "A Short History of Brownsville, " which outlines Jewish poverty in the historic East Brooklyn neighborhood. Also includes a list of local Jewish publications, Brooklyn Synagogues, Educational Societies, and Benevolent Societies. Period Ads throughout. Very rare. OCLC lists just 1 copy worldwide (HUC) . Edgewear with tears. One word effected on cover page. Bottom right of every page is folded over. Text is bright and readable. About good condition. (AMR-49-7). Bookseller Inventory # 37558

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: JEWISH REVIEW OF BROOKLYN [VOL. III ; NO. 4]

Publisher: Brooklyn : Aid Soc. Of The Jewish Hospital

Publication Date: 1906

Binding: Paperback

Edition: 1st Edition

Store Description

Dan Wyman Books is the largest Jewish Antiquarian bookstore in New York, and a leading dealer worldwide. Please stop by when you are in town. Open by appointment most days, but closed on Jewish Holidays. Please visit our homepage at www.DanWymanBooks.com Please contact us with your needs or if you have books to sell. We consistently out-bid our competitors and we make housecalls to buy books!

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Receive free of charge our monthly book list of unusual out-of-print Jewish,
titles in your e-mail box--days before they are posted on line. E-mail us for
details (no purchase necessary).

All titles are 100% returnable for any reason. U.S. Shipping is free. We accept
payment by check or major credit card (MC/VISA, AMEX, Discover), PayPal or Cash.
Please call or e-mail to hold an item. We reciprocate standard trade terms.

Dan Wyman Books, LLC.
1250 Metropolitan Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11237
dan@danwy...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer