Ginzberg, Louis; Joshua Bloch; Abraham Solomon Freidus; Daniel C Haskell

Published by New York; The Alexander Kohut Memorial Foundation, 1929
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Later quarter leather. 4to. CXXX, 518 pages. 26 cm. First edition. In English, Hebrew, and German. Frontispiece portrait. Attractively bound, in quarter leather, gilt, and cloth; bound over original wraps; from the personal library of Joshua Bloch, one of the contributors to the volume. On cover: Distributed by the Jewish division, New York public library. Preface by the Freidus memorial committee, Louis Ginzberg, chairman. Contributions in Hebrew, forming the second part of the volume, have title: Yad we-shem lezkor Avraham Zalman Freidus. Kvutsat ma-amarim ve-hakirot be-sifrut Yisrael. Me-et yedidov mevakirov vehaverov le-mada. Hotsaat ha-mosad lezkor Aleksandr Kaot. New York, 5690, 1929. "Freidusiana, a list of writings by and about A. S. Freidus": p. [xi]-xxii. "The classification of Jewish literature in the New York public library, by J. Bloch": p. [l]-lxxvii. "Jewish customs, a list of works compiled by A. S. Freidus, prepared for publication by D. C. Haskell": p. [lxxviii]-cxxx. Important volume of essays in honor of Abraham Freidus; essays include: Kohut, G. A. Steinschneideriana. - Reider, J. Non-Jewish motives in the ornament of early Hebrew books. - Roth, C. A seventeenth century library and trousseau. - Schwarz, A. Z. Nikolsburger hebra? Ische handschriften. - Schapiro, I. Bibliography of Hebrew translations of English works. - Cohen B. Nehemiah Bru? Ll (1843-1891) [with bibliography of his works]. - Marx, A. The polemical manuscripts in the library of the Jewish theological seminary of America. - Wolfson, H. A. Isaac ibn Shem-Tob's unknown commentaries on the Physics and his other unknown works. - Kohler, M. J. Some new light on the Dreyfus case. - Yarmolinsky, A. The wandering Jew. - Kinkeldey, O. A Jewish dancing master of the renaissance (Guglielmo Ebero) [with bibliography]. - Idelsohn, A. Z. Collections of and literature on synagogue song. - Levias, C. Who were the Amorites? - Blau, L. Zur Massora. - Black, G. F. The beginnings of the study of Hebrew in Scotland. - Eames, W. On the use of Hebrew types in English American before 1735. Subjects: Jews - Bibliography. Hebrew literature - Bibliography. Classification - Books - Judaica and Hebraica. Freidus, Abraham Solomon, 1867-1923 - Bibliography. Superbly fresh, clean, in attractive binding. Great condition. An outstanding copy. (BIBLIOG-35-48) Bibliog4, fest1. (ja). Bookseller Inventory # 34276

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Publisher: New York; The Alexander Kohut Memorial Foundation

Publication Date: 1929

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st Edition

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