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  • Dick, Tommy
    Getting out alive

    Toronto: Azrieli Foundation, c2007. Third printing. Card covers. 68 pp, photos, maps, index. Independent Publisher Book Awards sticker on front cover. Fine copy.The Azireli Series of Holocaust Survivor Memoirs. Note: lighter parcel, any default shipping price may be reduced.; Octavo

    Book ID: 47752
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  • KEEFER, Michael
    HARD TRUTHS FOR CANADA ABOUT ISRAEL AND PALESTINE

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Le Tonnelier Media, 2015. Card covers. Fine copy.; Octavo

    Book ID: 53840
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  • Bornstein, Max
    If home is not here

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Azrieli Foundation, 2012. Glossy card covers. (292) pp, photos, index. Fine copy. The Azireli Series of Holocaust Survivor Memoirs.; Octavo

    Book ID: 47741
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  • Fischer, Gretl K. (A.M. Klein)
    In Search of Jerusalem

    Edition: First printing

    Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1976. Brown cloth. Fine in very nearly fine jacket.; Octavo 0773502270

    Book ID: 49206
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  • ALEICHEM, Sholom
    IN THE STORM. Translated by Aliza Shevrin

    Edition: First edition in English

    New York: Putnam, 1984. Black cloth spine over black boards, white spine lettering. Advance review copy for Canada with slip taped to front free endpaper, minor sunning to extreme top edge else a near fine copy in a fine, price-clipped, dust jacket.; Octavo 0399129227

    Book ID: 31205
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  • ZANGWILL, Israel
    ITALIAN FANTASIES

    Edition: First US printing

    New York: Macmillan, 1910. Cream cloth richly decorated in green and gilt, gilt lettered. pp (x), 408, (4, ads), [2] + colour frontispiece with tissue guard, top edges gilt. Mild rubbing to inner top edge and to gilt spine imprint; small crease to lower outer corner of pp 191-98; one inch tear to fore margin of pp 279-80 neatly repaired; large creases and small tear to pp 305-06 (manufacturing flaw, no text loss); yellowing to fore edges; externally, very nearly fine, handsome binding. But for the aforementioned flaws, internally fine. Italian travelogue by the noted British-Jewish novelist and short story writer. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 44871
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  • LANDAU, Jacob M.
    JEWS IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY EGYPT

    Edition: First Edition

    New York University Press, 1969. White cloth. pp xvi, 354 + plates. Owner blind stamp to half-title leaf, else fine. Price-clipped jacket has shallow chip to rear panel, VG. ; Octavo

    Book ID: 51012
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  • SINGER, Isaac Bashevis
    JOSEPH AND KOZA or the Sacrifice to the Vistula. Translated from the Yiddish by the Author and Elizabeth Shuh. Pictures by Symeon Shimin.

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1970. Large quarto, red cloth, illustrations in brown and black. Small spot to lower inner edge of covers, else fine in fine jacket, flap price intact, no owner names. A story set in pagan Poland.

    Book ID: 41567
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  • SINGER, Isaac Bashevis
    JOSEPH AND KOZA or the Sacrifice to the Vistula. Translated from the Yiddish by the Author and Elizabeth Shuh. Pictures by Symeon Shimin.

    Edition: First printing

    New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1970. Large squarish quarto. Red cloth, illustrations in brown and black. Fine copy. Jacket has very small chips to head of spine, tiny chips to outer corners, else fine, flap price intact. no owner names. "In pagan Poland, where the barbarous tribes believe in devils and witches, a maiden is sacrificed each summer to pacify the evil spirits of the river Vistula. Into this world comes a stranger from the East. Joseph, a wandering goldsmith and a Jew, tells of the one God, more powerful than Baba Yaga and all her wicked retinue."; Quarto

    Book ID: 762
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  • Lipschits, Oded ; Blenkinsopp, Joseph . editors
    Judah and the Judeans in the Neo-Babylonian Period

    Edition: First Edition

    Winona Lake, Indiana: Eisenbrauns, 2003. Glossy pictorial boards without jacket, as issued. pp xii, 612. Illustrated. Fine copy. Papers from a conference held at Tel-Aviv University in 2001. (1) The Myth of the Empty Land Revisited; (2) Cult, Priesthood, and Temple; (3) Military and Governmental Aspects; (4) Archaeological Perspectives on the 6th Century B.C.E.; and (5) Exiles and Foreigners in Egypt and Babylonia. 1.5 kg parcel; Octavo 1575060736

    Book ID: 50991
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  • Anctil, Pierre & Gary Caldwell
    Juifs et réalités juives au Québec

    Edition: First Edition

    Québec: Institut québeécois de recherche sur la culture, 1984. Glossy card covers. pp 371. Soft curl and corner crease to front cover, VG+ clean and unworn copy otherwise. ; Octavo 2892240433

    Book ID: 50983
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  • Voticky, Anka
    Knocking on Every Door

    Toronto: Azrieli Foundation, c2010. Second printing. Glossy card covers. pp 160. Maps, photos, index. Fine copy. The Azireli Series of Holocaust Survivor Memoirs.; Octavo 1897470207

    Book ID: 47738
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  • Rich, Betty
    Little girl lost

    Toronto: Azrieli Foundation, c2012. Second printing. Card covers. 215 pp, photos, index. Fine copy. The Azireli Series of Holocaust Survivor Memoirs.; Octavo

    Book ID: 47749
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  • REZNIKOFF, Charles
    LOUIS MARSHALL: champion of liberty. Selected papers and addresses. Introduction by Oscar Handlin (2 volumes)

    Edition: First Edition

    Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1957. Two volumes, reddish cloth. pp xliv, 500; (viii), 501-1196 + frontispiece portrait in each volume. Index, chronology. Spines a little sunned; bookplate in Hebrew in each volume; VG+ otherwise. Slipcase has some sunning and a bit of wear to open edges but is VG generally. "Louis Marshall (December 14, 1856 - September 11, 1929) was an American corporate, constitutional and civil rights lawyer as well as a mediator and Jewish community leader who worked to secure religious, political, and cultural freedom for all minority groups. Among the founders of the American Jewish Committee (AJC), he defended Jewish and minority rights and, though not a Zionist, he supported the Balfour Declaration. He was…

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    Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1957. Two volumes, reddish cloth. pp xliv, 500; (viii), 501-1196 + frontispiece portrait in each volume. Index, chronology. Spines a little sunned; bookplate in Hebrew in each volume; VG+ otherwise. Slipcase has some sunning and a bit of wear to open edges but is VG generally. "Louis Marshall (December 14, 1856 - September 11, 1929) was an American corporate, constitutional and civil rights lawyer as well as a mediator and Jewish community leader who worked to secure religious, political, and cultural freedom for all minority groups. Among the founders of the American Jewish Committee (AJC), he defended Jewish and minority rights and, though not a Zionist, he supported the Balfour Declaration. He was also a conservationist, and the force behind re-establishing the New York State College of Forestry at Syracuse University, which evolved into today's State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF)." - Wikipedia. Note: 2.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required. ; Tall octavo

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    Condition: Very Good

    Book ID: 44811
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  • MARK GERTLER: a new perspective

    Ben Uri Gallery / London Jewish Museum of Art. Glossy card covers, 32 pp, colour reproductions. Catalogue of a 30 Sept - 1 December, 2002, exhibition. Fine copy. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.; Quarto

    Book ID: 51782
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  • Tannenzapf, William; Krakauer, Renate
    Memories from the abyss / But I had a happy childhood

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Azrieli Foundation, 2009. Card covers. 152 pp, photos, index. Fine copy. Two works in one book. The Azireli Series of Holocaust Survivor Memoirs.; Octavo

    Book ID: 47743
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  • COWEN, Philip
    MEMORIES OF AN AMERICAN JEW. With an Introductory Note by Dr. A.S.W. Rosenbach.

    Edition: First Edition

    New York: International Press, 1932. blue cloth. 438 pp + frontispiece portrait; numerous illustrations in text. Light yellowing to endpapers and text paper; else a fine, jacketless copy, no owner names. Cowen was an American publisher and author "born in New York City, the son of German immigrants. He entered the printing business in 1878, and, the following year, in cooperation with a group of distinguished New York Jews, founded the Anglo-Jewish weekly, The American Hebrew. As its editor and publisher for 27 years, Cowen participated actively in the major issues and campaigns arising during the era of Jewish mass immigration. He was instrumental in publishing the works of such figures as Oscar S. Straus, Max J. Kohler, Henry…

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    New York: International Press, 1932. blue cloth. 438 pp + frontispiece portrait; numerous illustrations in text. Light yellowing to endpapers and text paper; else a fine, jacketless copy, no owner names. Cowen was an American publisher and author "born in New York City, the son of German immigrants. He entered the printing business in 1878, and, the following year, in cooperation with a group of distinguished New York Jews, founded the Anglo-Jewish weekly, The American Hebrew. As its editor and publisher for 27 years, Cowen participated actively in the major issues and campaigns arising during the era of Jewish mass immigration. He was instrumental in publishing the works of such figures as Oscar S. Straus, Max J. Kohler, Henry Pereira Mendes, Emma Lazarus, Mary Antin, and Alexander Kohut. From 1905 to 1927 Cowen served as an official of the US Immigration Service at Ellis Island and in 1906 went to Russia on a special mission to report on the causes of immigration from Eastern Europe, with emphasis on Jewish Problems." - Encyclopedia Judaica. Dr. Rosenbach, the Philadelphia antiquarian bookseller who was the greatest rare book dealer in the world in his day, contributes a short note. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.; Tall octavo

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    Condition: Fine

    Book ID: 18162
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  • BLOCH, Joshua
    OF MAKING MANY BOOKS: An Annotated List of the Books Issued by the Jewish Publication Society of America 1890-1952

    Edition: First Edition

    Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1953. Brown cloth. pp (xii), 329, [3]. Index. A VG clean, tight and unworn jacketless copy, no owner names. Laid in is a four page booklet, A Tribute to the Officers, Board of Trustees and Publications Committee of the JPSA, by Bloch, apologizing for the delay (book was to have come out in 1938) and thanking them for their support.; Octavo

    Condition: Very Good

    Book ID: 28523
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  • GROSBARD, Hertz (A.M. Klein)
    Readings from Poems by H. Leivick and Aaron Zeitlin (LP record)

    Pleasantville, NY: EAV Lexington, no date (196-). 12 inch 33 rpm LP record in sleeve. EAV Lexington LP LE 7590. Record appears to be in find condition. Sleeve has wear to outer corners of right side, VG otherwise. Rear cover, in English and Yiddish, has long note by noted Canadian poet A.M. Klein. Grosbard reads (in Yiddish) seven poems by Leivick and four by Zeitlin. This is the fifth record in a set of 10 of Grosbard reading from the great Yiddish writers.

    Book ID: 42628
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  • JACOBSON, Howard
    Roots Schmoots: Journeys Among Jews (signed)

    London: Viking, c1993. Second printing. Octavo, black boards. Fine in fine jacket. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR for a Canadian author & impresario who brought him to Toronto for a reading, with the inscribee's tidy ink name and date at front. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra postage may be required.; Signed by Author 0670836524

    Book ID: 37900
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