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THE MESSIANIC IDEA IN ISRAEL FROM ITS BEGINNING TO THE COMPLETION OF THE MISHNAH

By: N/A

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1955

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66827

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover and Near Fine- Fine Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket in Collectible Condition. NO Chips NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy 542 pp.. A few very slight slight rubs on jacket. See our photos. What seems unreal now will not on that day.First English language edition. Great condition. Since our catalog days Three Geese In Flight wraps our books in brown paper before packing to protect your jacket! Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Original Penned Art Of Four Rabbis Playing Cards Drawn Over A Yiddish Newspaper The Daily Forward ORIGINAL WORK Framed

By: Artist Drawn

Price: $275.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Yiddish Newspaper: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 545

Condition: Near Fine


SALE Original B/W Pen and Ink Satiric Drawing of Four Hasidim Rabbis Playing Cards over a Yiddish Newspaper The Daily Forward. A Yiddish Socialist Newspaper. Very Good+ condition Framed Original Penned Art by anonymous artist over original Yiddish Newspaper page. Very Good condition.The newspaper mentions Chicago First Edition. View more info

Jewish Landmarks In New York An Informal History And Guide Signed and Inscribed by Author

By: Bernard Postal & Lionel Koppman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 874716884

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY BERNARD POSTAL Original Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket NOT a Library copy NO writing in book One inch jacket chip at bottom of cover and a few rubs else Very Good. Here is New York before Real Estate Agents took it over. Here are the best Pastrami sandwiches you would never find on TV and some are still there like Bens in Forest hills HERE BEAUTIFULLY INSCRIBED BY ONE OF THE AUTHORS..Three Geese In Flight passionate about our books sinc... View more info

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Archives from Elephantine The life of an Ancient Jewish Military Colony

By: Bezalel Porten

Price: $87.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of California Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66800

Condition: Very Good+


SALE Very Good+ First Edition Clean Collectible Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket NO Chips NOT a library copy Price clipped. NO writing NO underlines. 421 pages, Maps, 2 tables, 6 plates. Amazing account with original texts of Hebrew soldiers fighting for Egypt as Jews and Israelites. Amazing stuff here are the documents. Excellent copy. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 packing with respect Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Nautica Talmudica (Bar-Ilan studies in Near Eastern languages and culture)

By: Daniel Sperber

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ramat-gan, Israel, Bar-ilan University Press: 1986

Seller ID: 66813

ISBN: 9652260673

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible 180 pp B/W Photos Drawings Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket. Printed and Bound In Israel. Excellent academic study of the seafaring in Ancient and Medieval Israel. From the Bible to amazing Talmudic descriptions of battles, trading and Sea-Monsters. Hebrew passages with English translations . Cave etchings of Judean ships, perhaps akin to some who might have come to America, who knows? Like new. Since 1977 we wrap our books in brown paper before packing to... View more info

The Didache Il's Sources and it's Place in Early Judaism and Christianity Hardcover First Edition

By: David Flusser and Huub van de Sandt

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Fortress Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017120

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Fortress Press, 2002. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Decorative Hardcover Clean Free of Markings of Any Kind. In depth study of the 'Two Way" with some text translations of this important surviving document of the Jewish Christians. The Jewish aspect of Jesus/Joshua/Yeshua is overlooked in its depth by Jews and Christians, This really points to the compassion inherent in the Hebrew faith and here tho... View more info

Meyer Myers Jewish Silversmith In Colonial New York First Edition 1903 Hardcover

By: David L. Barquist Essays by Jon Butler and Jonathan D. Sarna

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6622

Condition: Near Fine


Handsome Large Clean Hardcover 304 pp.Color and B/W Photos of Colonial Jewish Portraits and Painting of leading New Yorkers and a huge collection of the rare silver work of Myer Myer Craftsmen and supporter of the New York Colonial Jewish community and Revolutionary War Patriot. Brilliant essays on Jewish history in Colonial Manhattan When you add the numerous color paintings of fine silver pieces by an associate of Paul Revere this is a treasure of Colonial and Jewish A... View more info

The Letters of Abigaill Levy Franks, 1733-1748

By: Edith B. [Editor] Gelles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2004-12

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716883

ISBN: 030010345X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Dust jacket Clean 186 pp. B/W Illus The Freedom for Jewish People to Live, Work and Worship in New York prior to the Revolutionary War is documented here in the rich life of the Frank family in these letters. It is also written about in the Writings of Swedish naturalist Peter Kalm who was in New York during this time. (Mentioned in the notes here) Collectible condition bound nicely with dust jacket which seems to be sadly fading away in the publishin... View more info

American Jewish History March 1997 Volume 85, Number 1 Special Issue: Defining Jewish Identity, Part Two

By: Edward S. Shapiro Guest Editor Ruth S. Wenger

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U.S.A., John Hopkins University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 639

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Clean 119 pp. B/W Photos. Pages Four Essays on Jewish american Identity "Ruth S. Wenger Memory as Identity: The Invention of the Lower East Side" and "The Menorah Idea: From Religion to Culture, from Race to Ethnicity" Much more Fine collectible clean condition NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Ermengard of Narbonne and the World of the Troubadours (Conjunctions of Religion and Power in the Medieval Past)

By: Fredric L Cheyette

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.s.a., Cornell University Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66814

ISBN: 0801439523

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket First Edition UnClipped NOT a library copy 474 pp.The tale of the birth and home of the Troubadour culture, one that revolved around romance and the soul of women. Mystical subtext. Brilliant book illustrated Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Portraits of Jews

By: Hannah R. London

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vt, Tuttle Publishing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716900

ISBN: 0804804591

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean hardcover Fine Mylared Dust Jacket Clean jacket clipped. 197 pp. 58 Illus. NO Writing NOT a library copy. Living portraits of important Colonial Americans by Gilbert Stuart portrait painter of George Washington. These faces looking back at you flies in the face of the stereotype which seeks to portray Jewish people as having all arrived in the Twentieth century. In fact visiting Swedish naturalist Peter Kalm comments on meeting Jews in 1744 in Manhattan. Excel... View more info

Jewish Poland-Legends of Origin Ethnopoetics and Legendary Chronicles (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)

By: Hayah Bar-Yitshak; Haya Bar-Itzhak

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Detroit, Mi, Wayne State University Press: March 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66818

ISBN: 0814327893

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy 195 pp.B/W Photos of Old Polish wood Synagogues with Sacred art! A look into the origin of Jewish Poland the legends and the sacred mysteries butched by the cursed ones but still flourish in untouchable ways and places and seen in here.Like new collectible condition hardcover and dust jacket. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect their covers to keep them clean. Dust j... View more info

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Book Of Esther Color Illustrated Scroll Five Feet Long With Illustrated Hard Tube

By: Hebrew Text

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716853

Condition: Fine


Beautiful Painted Book Of Esther Scroll Five Feet Long and Seven Inches High Written All in Hebrew and surrounded with the Persian style color illustrated story of Purim. Printed in 1980-1990 either in Israel or Iran by Persian Jews. Fine Condition. Comes with Painted Tube to hold the long scroll. (See our pictured) Can be matted or framed for home or Hebrew School.The whole story is illuminated ending with Haman and his Anti-Semitic Cohorts getting his just deserts and... View more info

A history of the Jews in New Mexico Signed Henry J. Tobias

By: Henry Jack Tobias

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University Of New Mexico Press: 1990

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 874716834

ISBN: 082631225X

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket in Mylar Clean 294pp.Excellent black Hardover and Near Excellent mylar protected dust jacket with very slight rubs at boar tips and edges NO chips NO creases NOT a library copy NO writing. Excellent history of the Spanish inquisition in Hispanic Americas and the brave Jewish men who came to the Americas anyway. Comprehensive Jewish New Mexico. Here signed by author Henry J. Tobias Dust jacket present. First Edi... View more info

Understanding The Dead Sea Scrolls Hardcover

By: Hershel Shanks Editor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Random House: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016797

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Random House, 1992. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Stated "First Edition" Probably second printing. Free of writing names or numbers. Anthology of Twenty two essays by Hebrew and Christian scholars Fascinating one on the 'Nephilm' Much more. Clean very good as is jacket. Since 1977 we warp our books first in brown paper to protect the jack... View more info

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The Jewish Encyclopedia A Descriptive Record of the History, Religion, Literature, and Customs of the Jewish People from the Earliest Times Complete Twelve Volume Set

By: Isidore Singer Editor

Price: $575.00

Publisher: New York, Ktav: 1964

Seller ID: 874716881

Condition: Very Good


ONE MONTH SALE Very Good Condition Complete Twelve (12) Volume Dark Blue Hardcover Set of this Very Important Compendium of Hebrew Knowledge Both Holy and Secular. Much on the Zohar and Kabbalah as well as amazing Aggadah and Magical traditions. Background to the Kings of Israel to Jewish Musicians and scientists. This is the KTAV Reprint of C.1964 of the 1901-1916 First Edition. NOT a library set. NO Writing NO signatures. Book One has a inch of rubbing and remains of a... View more info

The Temple of Solomon: From Ancient Israel to Secret Societies

By: James Wasserman

Price: $75.00

Publisher: U.s.a., Inner Traditions: 2011-11

Seller ID: 6699

ISBN: 1594774838

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT an Institutional Copy NO Writing NO signatures. Excellent Color and b/w photos and drawings. History, and deep look at this holiest of sites denied to the people who built but in the name of peace, to honor who it was built for, it is as it is. Informative timeline of the history of the Jerusalem site. While the Masonic and Knight Templar element is a large aspect of the book the personal faith of the author k... View more info

A Dybbuk and Other Tales of the Supernatural

By: Joachim Kushner Tony ; Neugroschel

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Theatre Communications Group: 1998

Seller ID: 874716855

ISBN: 1568658451

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover Near Fine to Fine Dust Jacket.Nothing clipped NO Chips. NO Writing NO Bookplates 199 pp. Clean pages. Besides the well known play of Yiddish possession and rabbinical exorcism. But it is the other material translated from Yiddish that is startling "The Ten Signs of the Messiah" More..."Gehenna" is scary as well, "Hell" First thus. Packing with care and five star customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

Jewish Magic And Superstition A Study in Folk Religion

By: Joshua Trachtenberg

Price: $74.00

Publisher: New York, Behrman's Jewish Book House: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6510

Condition: Very Good


Original 1939 Hardcover. Blue Cloth Red Spine Title Patch and illuminated Gold and Red star on Cover,NOT a library copy. Written in 1939 this large 336 pp. book is so comprehensive that it has never been surpassed. The reasons for Hebrew washing of hands upon arising and before meals .Germs and Demons seem to share the same space.It seems Demons can indeed die (That is cause for encouragement) if they are prevented from "licking up fire and lapping slime for sustenan... View more info

Writing on the Wall: Graffiti and the Forgotten Jews of Antiquity

By: Karen B. Stern

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press: 2018-06-19

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66856

ISBN: 069116133X

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Intact Price NOT a Library copy Clean 281 pp. Fascinating study of Jewish wall Menorah graffiti from ancient Judea to modern Banksy wall at Zabar's in Manhattan. Numerous ship graffiti from Egypt to Israel. Deep text and study and numerous clear photos Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Jews of Cornwall (Hardcover)

By: Keith Pearce

Price: $52.00

Publisher: 2014

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 016907

ISBN: 085704222X

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Jacket Price intact. England: Halsgrove, 2014 Hardcover.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Thick 624 pp B/W Plates Color Photos From the Joseph of Arimathea, the Tin Mines and Phoenician Sea Traders Cornish Saints with Hebrew names and Medieval Hebrews and into the Victorian era. Collectible condition at a great price. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Scotland's Jews: A Guide to the History and Community of the Jews in Scotland

By: Kenneth E.; Borowski, Ephraim; Granat, Leah Collins

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Scottish Council Of Jewish Communities: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66804

ISBN: 095590210X

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Trade Paperback NOT a library copy. 80 pp. B/W and Color Photos. Concise journey into the life and concerns of the Scottish Jewish population Fascination also old photos and new buildings Also the Biblical stained glass windows of John K.Clark. View more info

Journey to Heaven: Exploring Jewish Views of the Afterlife

By: Leila Leah Bronner

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Urim Publications: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66727

ISBN: 9655240479

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a ex institution copy. NO writing. An 206 pp. exploration of the Hebrew beliefs in the afterlife. Zohar on life after Talmud beliefs, Torah and Kabbalah . Written by a woman Rabbi.who truly explores. Great to share..like new collectible condition. Since 1977 we wrap our book with care and respect. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Book of Songs And Sonnets And Ballads And Stories In Verse A Memorial Volume Leon Huhner Two Hardcovers

By: Leon Huhner

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Gertz Brothers: 1959

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015898

Condition: Very Good


New York: Gertz Brothers, 1959. Very Good Two.Hardcover.Books. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Two Hardcover Books of Jewish Poetry and ballads by a Jewish American author. Subjects range from the moving 'Jewish Exile' about how the Jews were allowed by Hadrian on day a year to observe Jerusalem on the day the Romans burned the Temple! to a Song to the Celtic Queen "Boadicea's Address" One to Lincoln and Walt Whitman. Great stuff. Cl... View more info

The Phoenicians and the West Politics, Colonies and Trade

By: Maria Eugenia Aubet

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: May 31, 1996

Edition: First thus

Seller ID: 6663

ISBN: 0521565987

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Edition Trade Paperback Clean 348 pp, B/W Photos. A rare academic study by and from the culture of Hannibal. Serious and comprehensive. Phoenician interaction with Egypt, Tyre, Cyprus, Spain, and Israel. Like new! NOT a library copy. Since 1977 wrapping in brown paper before packing View more info

King Solomon and the Golden Fish Tales from the Sephardic Tradition (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)

By: Matilda (Editor), And Haboucha, Reginetta (Translated By), And Perez, Yoel Shalom Koen-Sarano

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Detroit, Mi, U.S.A.., Wayne State University Press: August 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66724

ISBN: 0814331661

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition Clean Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT an institution copy. NO markings 395 pp. Sephardic tales of the supernatural. King Solomon's controlling a demon is one amazing tale tales Elijah. He becomes a holy figure that gives life to the figure who drinks wine at Passover Seders. Fifty four tales of the the Sephardic community few hear now translated with commentary. Collectible condition Forty years offering books packed with respect and custome... View more info

The Sabbath Epistle of Rabbi Abraham Ibn Ezra

By: Mordechai S. Goodman (Translator)

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Ktav Pub Inc: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66782

ISBN: 1602801118

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Decorative Hardcover Clean Pages. NOT a library copy. NO dust jacket was ever made by Ktav. English Language Text and Annotated Commentary and an original Hebrew Text. This Twelfth Century "Iggeret hashabbat" is an Epistle on the the beginning of the day beginning when the sun goes down (As in the old Celtic) Rare and here in 'Fine' original condition. Three Geese In Flight Since 1977 wrapping with respect and outstanding customer service. Great pr... View more info

Palm Tree of Devorah

By: Moshe Cordovero

Price: $49.00

Publisher: U.s.a, Targum: 1994

Seller ID: 5220

ISBN: 1568710275

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Fine Dust Jacket NOT a Library Copy. Hebrew English Facing Page .208 pp text, introduction. Sacred teaching of the Soul. A Medieval Kabbalistic understanding of right ethics Printed in Jerusalem. Since 1977 We wrap in brown paper before packing to protect the jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Sperrtus College Of Judaica Yemenite Manuscripts An Illustrated Catalogue

By: Norman Golb

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Chicago, Spertus College Of Judaica Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66737

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Red Hardcover Near Fine Dust Collectible Jacket Clean pages NOT a library copy. 116 pp. Filled with B/W Hebrew Illustrated manuscripts, Prayers, Kabbalah, Canticles, Haftaroth, Marriage contracts, Amulets English, Hebrew and Aramaic Spells, Targum. Introduction English. Clean pages NO writing NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Books of wonder since 1977 packed with respect for books and you First Edition. View more info

Dutch Connection: The Jewish Saga from Spain to America

By: Paulo Carneiro

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Fulton Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66803

ISBN: 1633383741

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Small Press Translated from Portuguese into English 225 pp. Folk History of Dutch Jewish and "New Christian" involvement in Brazil and the involvement in sugar and Kabbalah and fighting inquisition until New Amsterdam (New York). Written by a Brazilian from the inside out. rare to read it like this. Back of the book has a wonderful Rosh Hashanah appreciation by none other than President Barack Obama. Like new. Since 1977 we wrap o... View more info