Jews & Judaism

Results for: category: [x] "Jews & Judaism"
Showing: 1 - 25 (of 113)
Results per page:
Order by:
1.
Horrors of Napalm
Baghdad: Directorate of Public Relations / Ministry of Culture & Guidance, 1967. First Edition. Horrific anti-Israel propaganda issued by the Shah's Ministry of Public Relations in the wake of the Six Day War. Photographic text illustrations depict Egyptian victims of Israeli firebombing raids, many of them children; the text makes...
[Item #16662]
Price: $225.00
 
Horrors of Napalm
2.

The Quiet Voices: Southern Rabbis and Black Civil Rights, 1880s to 1990s
Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1997. First Edition. Octavo. Cloth boards; dustjacket; 444pp. Removed from a non-circulating private library, with ink ownership markings to front endpaper and accompanying black ink elisions from de-accession. Slight wear to boards; scattered red ink marginalia to rear leaves and fixed endpapers; else bright copy...
[Item #15363]
Price: $18.00
 
The Quiet Voices: Southern Rabbis and Black Civil Rights, 1880s to 1990s
3.

The Vale of Cedars & Other Tales...With an Introduction by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson
London: J.M. Dent & Co. 1902. First Thus. Octavo (21cm.); original tan pictorial cloth (very minor soiling) stamped in brown, green, gilt, and black, top edge gilt, others uncut, green decorative endpapers with "Grace Aguilar, Born 1816, Died 1847"; color frontispiece, illus., lithographed title page printed in colors. Spine a....
[Item #23012]
Price: $45.00
 
The Vale of Cedars & Other Tales...With an Introduction by Walter Jerrold. Illustrated by T.H. Robinson
4.

False Witness: The Record of the American Council for Judaism
New York: American Zionist Council, 1955. First Edition. Attack upon the American Council for Judaism, a Judaic but anti-Zionist organization, by the principal advocacy group for Zionism in the U.S. Accuses the ACJ of affiliating with such anti-Semitic extremists as Gerald LK Smith and Merwin K. Hart. With a brief...
[Item #16677]
Price: $40.00
 
False Witness: The Record of the American Council for Judaism
5.

The Big Lie: Who Told It?
Arlington, VA: The National Socialist White People's Party, n.d. [ca 1967]. Holocaust-denial, with general accusations against the Anti-Defamation League for twisting Hitler's writings out of context. "Right now, the BIGGEST of the Jew 'Big Lies' is the incredible story that the Germans murdered six million Jews in cold blood!" SINGERMAN...
[Item #15425]
Price: $45.00
 
The Big Lie: Who Told It?
6.

Anathema: A Tragedy in Seven Scenes. Authorized translation by Herman Bernstein
New York: Macmillan, 1910. First Edition. Standard English translation of Andreyev's freethought drama, an updating of the Faust legend in which the Faust role is given to a unprepossessing Russian-Jewish shopkeeper. Interestingly, the play's premier in America was produced in Yiddish, at the Lipzin Theater in The Bowery, the Yiddish...
[Item #23642]
Price: $40.00
 
Anathema: A Tragedy in Seven Scenes. Authorized translation by Herman Bernstein
7.

Something About My Father and Other People
New York: Thomas Yoseloff, [1956]. First edition, octavo (21.5cm.); original blue-green cloth, spine lettered in red, in pictorial dust jacket; 366pp. Spine toned, shallow tears along jacket edges not affecting text; Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. A collection of short stories by "the foremost interpreter in fiction of Jewish...
[Item #21354]
Price: $50.00
 
Something About My Father and Other People
8.

The Gang
Indianapolis/New York: Bobbs-Merrill, [ca.1924]. Copies of The Gang are unaccountably rare in commerce, in or out of dustjacket. The present example was likely bound using leftover sheets from the First Edition, published by Henry Holt in 1921. The title page on this copy is a cancel on a stub, and...
[Item #17435]
Price: $250.00
 
The Gang
9.

Antisemitism Historically and Critically Examined [English Translation of "Antisemitism i historisk och kritisk belysning"]
New York: Viking Press, 1936. First Edition. Classic historical and philosophical study of antisemitism from antiquity to the 20th-century. Originally published in Swedish; this translation by A.G. Chater. The book appears to be the correct first American printing ("First published 1936") on verso of title page; jacket states "Second Printing"...
[Item #16123]
Price: $50.00
 
Antisemitism Historically and Critically Examined [English Translation of "Antisemitism i historisk och kritisk belysning"]
10.

The Story of My Sufferings
New York: Mendel Beilis Publishing Company, 1926. First Edition. Autobiography of Mendel Beilis, victim of the notorious "Beilis Affair" of 1913, in which Beilis, a Jewish brick-factory supervisor, was accused by antisemitic prosecutors of carrying out the "ritual killing" of a Kiev teenager. Beilis was eventually acquitted, but not before...
[Item #15739]
Price: $500.00
 
The Story of My Sufferings
11.

Mottke the Vagabond (Mottke Ganef). Translated and Edited by Isaac Goldberg, Ph.D.
Boston: John W. Luce & Co. 1917. First English Language Edition. First appearance in English of this major work by the greatest of the American Yiddish emigre writers of the Twentieth Century. By all indications, this is only the second of Asch's novels to have been translated into English, though...
[Item #17333]
Price: $200.00
 
Mottke the Vagabond (Mottke Ganef). Translated and Edited by Isaac Goldberg, Ph.D.
12.

An End to Running
London: Chatto & Windus, 1962. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); original simulated cloth in price-clipped dust jacket designed by Michael Harvey; [8],303pp. Jacket spine rather toned, a few shallow chips and closed tears, corners a bit bumped; Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Satirical novel addressing the era's avant-guard movements...
[Item #21204]
Price: $25.00
 
13.

Paul Levi Ein Demokratischer Sozialist in Der Weimarer Repiblik
Frankfurt: Europaische Verlagsanstalt, 1969. First Edition. Octavo. Paperback; stiff card wrappers; 155pp; includes two leaves of black and white plates. Lightly age-toned; else a crsip, tight copy. Very Good.
[Item #15942]
Price: $25.00
 
Paul Levi Ein Demokratischer Sozialist in Der Weimarer Repiblik
14.

Judaism on the Social Question
New York: John B. Alden, 1888. First Edition. 12mo (19cm.); original decorative terracotta cloth with ivy leaf motif embossed and lettered in black and gilt; 130pp. Extremities a bit rubbed, else Very Good, textblock about fine. Analysis of the parallels and compatibility of the Socialist movement and Judaism.
[Item #23237]
Price: $45.00
 
Judaism on the Social Question
15.

The Fire Eater
Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1948. Later printing. Fourth printing. Octavo (20cm); blue cloth boards; dustjacket; 394pp. Tight, Near Fine copy in a bright example of the uncommon photomontage dustwrapper, just lightly worn at folds and spine ends; Very Good.
[Item #20142]
Price: $60.00
 
16.

On the Iliad. Translated from the French by Mary McCarthy, with an Introduction by Hermann Broch
New York: Pantheon Books / Bollingen Series IX, 1947. First Edition. Broch, an Austrian, escaped Nazi Germany in 1938, going first to England and then to the United States, where he eventually settled in Princeton, just a few miles from the Shahns' home town of Roosevelt, New Jersey. His novel...
[Item #14228]
Price: $1,500.00
 
On the Iliad. Translated from the French by Mary McCarthy, with an Introduction by Hermann Broch
17.

Tomorrow's Bread
Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1938. First Edition. Sympathetic rendering of the life of a Jewish labor organizer among garment workers in New York and Chicago. Winner of the first Edwin Wolf Award (1938) for best novel of Jewish interest. The JPS co-published the book with a trade publisher...
[Item #17137]
Price: $125.00
 
Tomorrow's Bread
18.

The Ashes of Six Million Jews
Milwaukee: People's Book Shop, 1946. First Edition. Octavo (21.25cm.); original illustrated staplebound wrappers by Joseph Eisler stamped in orange and black; 23pp. A bit of age toning along extremities, corners bumped, else Very Good and sound. Holocaust poem "dedicated to the Wisconsin men who died in the immortal Abraham Lincoln...
[Item #23142]
Price: $25.00
 
The Ashes of Six Million Jews
19.

[Text in Yiddish] Eyn un Tsvantsik Un-Eyer: 22 Ophandlungen Vegn di Umgebrakhte Yidishe Artistn in Ershtn Yor Fun der Natsi-Hershaft in Vilne, 1941-1942 = Twenty One and One (Ein Un Zwanzig un Einer): About Twenty-One Yiddish Actors Murdered by the Nazis in Vilna, 1941-1942
[Nyu York: Vilner farlag], 1962. First Edition. Brief biographies of prominent Lithuanian actors who were killed in the Holocaust. Collection originally "Prepared for the Ghetto Publishing Co. Vilna, 1942," although appears to have not made it into print until 20 years later. Text almost entirely in Yiddish. Includes a preface...
[Item #24170]
Price: $60.00
 
20.

Brief Journey
New York: International Publishers, 1949. First Edition. Proletarian poetry, mostly on Jewish themes. The author was a CIO organizer prior to the Second World War; later an editor at New Masses and Masses & Mainstream. Octavo. Original decorated card wrappers; 32pp. Mild cover rubbing and soil, else Near Fine.
[Item #18913]
Price: $20.00
 
21.

The American Nationalist. Six scattered issues, together with several broadsides and promotional circulars
Inglewood, CA: American Nationalist, 1954-7. American Nationalist was the racist and anti-Semitic house organ of Frank L. Britton, a California anti-Communist crusader who was one of the first to detect the presence anti-American influences in Hollywood. Content of the current issues is about equally divided between Jew-baiting and exposure of...
[Item #15055]
Price: $125.00
 
The American Nationalist. Six scattered issues, together with several broadsides and promotional circulars
22.

Linden Road
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, [1951]. First Edition. Octavo (21cm.); original cloth-backed simulated-cloth boards in pictorial dust jacket; [6],280pp. Jacket spine toned, usual minor shelf-wear to extremities; Fine in Very Good dust jacket. Novel addressing anti-Semitism through the eyes of a young Jewish woman coming of age in a....
[Item #23007]
Price: $65.00
 
Linden Road
23.

The Rise of David Levinsky: A Novel
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1917. One of a handful of truly great novels of the Jewish experience in America of the 20th century, this an account of a Jewish immigrant who becomes a millionaire garment manufacturer, continuously in print since its first appearance in 1917. Includes description of...
[Item #22016]
Price: $100.00
 
The Rise of David Levinsky: A Novel
24.

The Rise of David Levinsky: A Novel
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1917. First Edition. One of a handful of truly great novels of the Jewish experience in America of the 20th century, this an account of a Jewish immigrant who becomes a millionaire garment manufacturer, continuously in print since its first appearance in 1917. Includes...
[Item #22073]
Price: $500.00
 
The Rise of David Levinsky: A Novel
25.

The Jewish People Will Live On!
New York: Morning Freiheit Association, [1944]. First Edition. Uncommon Bittelman pamphlet, containing his General Report to the First National Conference of the Morning Freiheit Association, September, 1944. Not in Seidman. Calls for a unified front to defeat Hitler, and outlines the problems and opportunities facing international Jewry in the wake...
[Item #16403]
Price: $25.00
 
The Jewish People Will Live On!


Next 25