Title Gates to the Old City A Book of Jewish Legends Hardcover First Edition
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Publisher Northvale, Nj Jason Aronson Inc February 1988
0876689586 / 9780876689585
Seller ID 016015
U.S.A.: Aronson, 1980. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition.Numbers beginning with "1" 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and price clipped Dust Jacket. As Huge as it is deep. 807 pages Here Raphael Patai the Great Jewish folklorist who worked with Robert Graves and is the Author of Hebrew Goddess here translates and collects rare Hebrew Angel lore, Magic, Kabbalah, Zohar, Spanish Jewish Folktales, Midrash and Talmud Agada. Patai was a master of finding in Hebrew sources long overlooked or considered unimportant. here he translates from Hebrew 'WaYosha Midrash" never seen in English on what Moses said to the Red Sea! The way the sea parted and high it went. This book is filled of it. All authentic traditional. Clean Near Very Good condition. A little shelf wear but no markings or underlines, no jacket chips. The jacket has an old 'Avert the Evil Eye" Hand. Just awesome Thick and rich! Three Geese In Flight thirty six years selling mythic material. We wrap first in paper before packing. Dust jacket present. First Edition.