Raphael Patti, Francis Lee Utley, Dov Noy, Edited
Title Studies In Biblical And Jewish Folklore
Book Condition Good+
Edition First American Edition
Publisher U.S.A. Indiana University Press 1960
Seller ID 015669
U.S.A.: Indiana University Press, 1960. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Good Clean condition. Simple shelf wear. Rubbing on covers and small creases. NOT a library book, Writing,on one page, in one chapter otherwise known. The great Jewish Folklorist Raphael Patai most well known for his book the "Hebrew Goddess" presents in English his and other fine scholars essays on Jewish magic Spells and Hebrew Folklore i.e. "Two Remedy Books in Yiddish" Sixteen page chapter of Jewish magic. Includes translation of healing and angry spells including How to free a man from prison..." So much in here "Falasha Creation stories" "Americanization of Passover". Yemen wedding songs, music included" Plus"Jewish Popular Beliefs and Customs in Los Angeles" Rare anthology of genuine material found nowhere else. First Edition.