Large quarto, black cloth with gold lettering, frontispiece, 427, xxvii, pp. , a few tipped in b/w illustrations, introduction in English and German at the rear of each volume. Yellowed paper, mild edgewear to the pages in the first and last signatures Text is in Yiddish except as noted. Volumes one of the Yiddish Scientific Institute, also volumes one of their Philology series. Max Weinreich edited the volume which includes articles that had to be translated into Yiddish from Polish, Russian and German. Articles are "A Letter to Dr. Alfed Landau," Leo Kellner "Notes on Yiddish Folkore," Landau, "Borokhov's Scheme of a History of Yiddish with an Introduction," S. Niger, "The Extension of Bernstein's Thesaurus of Yiddish Proverbs," Bernhard Wachstein, "God's Betrothal," El. Sosnovik, "The Artisans in an Old Jiddish Song," I. Rivkind, "Two Yiddish Books from the 'Munchener Staatsbibliothek,'" W. Staewrck, "Shire-Gris," Dr. Shargodska, "Some Material for a Yiddish Dictionary," Daniel Leybl, "The Surnames of the Jews in the District of Elisabethgrad Ukraine," S. Weissenberg, "Dialect and literary Language," S. Birnbaum, "The Watch-Night of the Jews of Vienna in the 15th sae.," Arthur Goldmann, "The Conjunctions ven, den in 15th and 16th Century's Yiddish," N. Shtif, "An Unknown Hebrew-German Version of the Arthurian Legend," L. Landau, "Popular Songs and Ditties," J.L. Cahan, "Mayse Briye un Zimri," Max Erik, "The Yiddish Dialect of Courland," Z. Kalmanovitch, "Paris and Vienna," J. Shatzki, "Yiddish in Hungary," Tsvi Shpirn, "Material for an Idiotikon of Khelm," M. Lerer, "The Derivation of the Word "Ghetto," judah A. Joffe, "Joiner's Terms," J. Katz, "Lantukh, a Jewish Hobgoblin," Max Weinreich, "The First Polish-Yiddish Dictionary and its Compiler Levin Liond'or," P. Kon, "The Gender of Nouns in Eastern Galician Yiddish," J. Willer, "Peretz and Sholem-Aleykhem," N. Maysel, "Jacob Weil's Yiddish Glosses," Kh. Lunski, "A Problem of Yiddish Spelling," Rabbi S. Beylin, "Thieves Songs," S. Lehman, "Words and Idioms," edited by M.W., "Synonyms of 'beating,'" H. Grunbaum, "Card-players' Terms," S. Winter, "Some Letters from the Correspondence left by M.L. Ehrenreich," edited by Dr. M. Grunwald, "Annotations and Glosses in Hebrew and OY. Manuscripts of the 16th Century," E. Ringelblum, "The Geographical Names of Czechoslovakia and the Adjoining Burgenland in the Jewish Sources," J. Taglicht, "Origin of a family of adverbs meaning 'now,'" N. Prilutski, "Phonetics of the Yiddish of Lodz," Th. Gutman, "Declension of Nouns in Yiddish," Z. Raisin, "Ungegisted Proverbs," M. Rubinstein, "The Chief Peculiarities of the Yiddish Syntax," E. Kaganoff. Bookseller Inventory # 53302
Title: Landoy-Bukh: Dr. Alfred Landoy tsu zayn ...
Publisher: Farlag fun B. Kletzkin
Publication Date: 1926
Book Condition: Good
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