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1 ALEICHEM, Sholom) Melech Grafstein's Sholom Aleichem Panorama
Jewish Observer, 1948, 
(ALEICHEM, Sholom). Melech Grafstein's Sholom Aleichem Panorama. (London, Ontario) : The Jewish Observer, (1948). Pp 415. Illustrated. Folio, green cloth, gilt design and lettering to front board and spine. Gift inscription, else vg. 100.00

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Makers of Hebrew Books in Italy: Being Chapters in the History of the Hebrew Printing Press.  in dj, AMRAM, David Werner
2 AMRAM, David Werner Makers of Hebrew Books in Italy: Being Chapters in the History of the Hebrew Printing Press. in dj
Holland Press Limited, London, 1963, 
AMRAM, David Werner. The Makers of Hebrew Books in Italy : Being Chapters in the History of the Hebrew Printing Press. London: The Holland Press Limited, 1963. Pp. 417. Illustrated. 8vo, maroon cloth. "The importance of the work of the Jewish scholar printers in Italy received in this work its firsttrue appraisal. Publications of the Soncino and Bomberg families and later printers are given careful and detailedexamination in this well illustrate d book, which has been out of print for many years. [...] This survey of Hebrew books is of fundamental significance to the study of Jewish history, stating as it does the degree of culture, the scope of interests and intellectual activity of the Jewish people" - from dust-jacket. Vg in dj (light wear to top edge of rear panel). 60.00

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3 APPELFELD, Aharon GREEN, Jeffrey M., trans. To the Land of the Cattails. First American Edition in dustjacket
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, New York, 1986, ISBN:1555840078 
APPELFELD, Aharon. To the Land of the Cattails. New York : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, (1986). Pp 148. "Aharon Appelfeld's haunting new masterpiece followsthe journey of a Jewish woman and her son homeward from Austria - into the heart of Hitler's Europe and towards a fate they cannot foresee." Fine in fine dj. 20.00

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4 APPELFELD, Aharon International Fiction List No. 10 BILU, Dalya (trans.) Age of Wonders. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket
Lester & Orpen Dennys, Toronto, 1982, ISBN:0919630936 
APPELFELD, Aharon. The Age of Wonders. Translated by Dalya Bilu. (Toronto) : Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1982). First Canadian Edition. International Fiction List No. 10. Pp. 270. 8vo, cream cloth, gilt titles to spine. Very goodin dustjacket. 25.00

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5 APTHEKER, Herbert Fraud of Soviet Anti-Semitism
New Century Publishers, New York, 1962, 
APTHEKER, Herbert. The Fraud of "Soviet Anti-Semitism". New York : New Century Publishers, 1962. Pp (2),3-24. 8vo, blue and white stapled card covers,lettered in blue and white. A New Century Pamphlet. Contents : Who Is Guil ty?; The "Special Passport" Hoax; The So-Called "Quota System"; "No Outstanding Jewish Leaders"?; Yevtuschenko's "Babi Yar"; Economic Crimes Against Society; The "Banning" of Matzoh; Revival of Yiddish Culture; Education in Communist Outlook; Anti-Capitalism Is Nat Anti-Semitism; Refutations of "Soviet Anti-Semitism"; The Ultra-Right and the Cold War. SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REDUCED DUE TO ITS LIGHT WEIGHT. Very good. 25.00

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6 ATLAN, Liliane. L'avant scène théâtre, Bimensuel 1er/15 avril 1997 No 1007/1008. Un opéra pour Terezan. Signed and inscribed
L'Avant-Scène, Paris , 1997, 
ATLAN, Liliane. Un opéra pour Terezan. dans L'avant scène théâtre, Bimensuel – 1er/15 avril 1997 – No 1007/1008. (Paris : L'Avant-Scène, 1997). Pp 7-147. (184 for the whole issue). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. “Ce livret raconte l'histoire des musiciens détenus dans le ghetto de Terzienstadt,ils jouaient, affamés, presque sans instruments, des quatuors, des opéras, ils montèrent le Requiem de Verdi – il fallait sans cesse reconstituer le choeur à cause des déportations – finalement ils allèrent à la mort en chantant pour eux-même le Requiem. Une fois par an, leurs descendants revivaient leur histoire en célébrant Le Rite de l'Opéra.” - from the back cover. A very good to fine copy. Inscribed by the author to Canadian poet, Michael Bishop / Inscrit par l'auteur à le poète canadien, Michael Bishop. 40.00

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7 AUERBACH, Aliza AUERBACH, Aliza Aliya. First Ediiton in dustjacket
Ministry of Defence Publishing House, Jerusalem, 1992, ISBN:9650506446 
AUERBACH, Aliza. Aliya. [Jerusalem] : Ministry of Defence Publishing House,(1992). First Edition. Pp (214) unnumbered. Folio, blackcloth, silver lett ering to front board and spine. Aliza Auerbach (1940-2016) was a photographer and chronicler of Israeli society. In this volume, she deals with immigration. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Cocked, else very good in nicked dustjaccket. 50.00

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8 AUMANN, Moshe. Israel Today, 37). Jerusalem. Israel Today number 37.
Israel Digest, Jerusalem, 1968, 
AUMANN, Moshe. Jerusalem. Israel Today number 37. Jerusalem: Published by "Israel Digest", P.O.B. 92, December 1968. First Edition. Pp. (4),5-67,(1), + 1 folding map at rear. Illustrated in black and white. Small 8vo, stapledprinted white and brown card covers with brown and black lettering to fron t cover. Israel Today, number 37. Contents: 1. Foreword; 2. Jerusalem the Golden; 3. The City of David and The Temple: The Era of the First Temple -- The First Return, The Second Temple Era -- The Hasmonaean Revolt; 4. Focus of Prayer and Yearning, and of Armies on the March: The Spirit Lives On -- Christians and Moslems -- The Crusades -- Under the Turks; 5. Revival and Redemption: The Mandatory Period -- Water for a Growing Population -- Commercial Growth -- The Siege of 1948 -- A City Divided Against Itself -- Growthof a City -- Israel's Capital -- Access to Holy Places -- The Barriers Cam e Down -- U Thant's Report -- Social and Economic Integration -- Planning for a Unified Jerusalem -- Experiment in Brotherhood. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 16.00

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9 B'nai B'rith - Eastern Canada) SELICK, Abel (ed.) History of B'nai B'rith in Eastern Canada. 1st ed
B'nai B'rith, 1964, 
(B'nai B'rith - Eastern Canada). SELICK, Abel (ed.) History of B'nai B'rith in Eastern Canada. (Toronto: B'nai B'rith, 1964). First Canadian Edition. Pp. 118. Illustrated with many black & white photographs. Large 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine. Vg. 20.00

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10 B'NAI B'RITH) SELICK, Abel (ed) History of the B'nai B'rith in Eastern Canada. 1st no dj
B'nai B'rith, 1964, 
(B'NAI B'RITH). History of the B'nai B'rith in Eastern Canada. (Tor.: B'nai B'rith, 1964). First Edition. Pp 120. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 8vo, blue cloth. Light stains to covers, else vg. 20.00

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11 BALAN, Jars, (ed.) KREISEL, Henry ARNASON, David LEVITAN, Seymour Identifications : Ethnicity and the Writer in Canada. First Edition.
Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, 1982, ISBN:0920862152 
BALAN, Jars, (ed.). Identifications : Ethnicity and the Writer in Canada. Edited by Jars Balan. Edmonton: The Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies,University of Alberta, 1982. First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-xii,[1]-158,(6). 8vo, illustrated white card covers with black lettering to front and spine . A volume in the Alberta Library in Ukrainian Canadian Studies series. "Presents selected papers froma conference held in Edmonton in 1979, which examined the relationship between ethnicity and the literature of selected writers in Canada." - from the rear cover. Contents: Henry Kreisel's "The 'Ethnic' Writer in Canada", Yar Slavutych's "Early Ukrainian Literature in Canada", George Bisztray's "Canadian Hungarian Literature", Jars Balan's "Ukrainian Influences in George Ryga's Works", David Arnason's "Icelandic Canadian Literature", Panel Discussion: "Ethnicity and Identity: The Question of One's Literary Passport", Danylo Struk's "Ukrainian Emigré Literature in Canada", Judy Young's "The Unheard Voices", Seymour Levitan's "Canadian Yiddish Writers", and Panel Discussion: "Hyphenated Canadians: The Question of Consciousness". Name to flyleaf, five characters inked inside rear cover, else very good. 25.00

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12 BARZEL, Hillel, Dr. Israel Today, 36). Youth in Israel. Israel Today number 36.
Israel Digest, Jerusalem, 1967, 
BARZEL, Hillel, Dr. Youth in Israel. Israel Today number 36. Jerusalem: Published by "Israel Digest", P.O.B. 92, April 1967. First Edition. Pp. (2),3-[56]. Illustrated in black and white. Small 8vo, stapled printed white and dark blue card covers with dark blue and black lettering to front cover. Israel Today, number 36. Contents: 1. Introduction: Defining Youth -- Dualityof Attitudes -- The Specific Criteria of Israel -- The Resultant Images of Israel Youth -- Light and Shadow -- The Basic Testament -- Polarization. 2 . The Youth Movements: Origins -- Aims and Influences -- The Outward Signs -- Three Values -- Statistics of Movements (i. Histadrut HaNoar HaOved veHaLomed, ii. Hitahdut HaTzofim veHaTzofot beYisrael, iii. Histradut HaShomer HaTza'ir, iv. HaMahanot HaOlim, v. Bnei Akiva, vi. Ezra, vii. Betar Brit HaNoar HaIvri al Shem Yosef Trumpeldor, viii. HaMaccabi HaTza'ir, ix. Histadrut HaNoar HaDati HaOved, x. HaNoar HaOved veHaLomed HaLeumi, xi. Brit HaNoar HaKommunisti) -- Organization and Method -- National Achievements, and Nahal. 3. General Frameworks for Youth: Intra-School Centres -- Independent Centres -- Work Systems in Centres -- "Youth to Youth" -- A Median Mode -- Unorganized Youth -- Sports. 4. The Formal Aspects: Gadna -- Youth Aliya -- Youth Labour Exchanges; 5. Creative Youth: Art, Music, Entertainment, Literature. 6. Peripheral Youth. 7. Conclusion Very good. Due to its small size,shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00

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13 BAUER, Yehuda. Antisemitism Today: Myth and Reality
Shazar Library, The Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Vidal Sassoon International Center, Jerusalem, 1985, 
BAUER, Yehuda. Antisemitism Today: Myth and Reality. (Jerusalem) : Shazar Library, The Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1985. Pp [1]-43,(1). 8vo, tan card covers, printed in black. Study Circle of World Jewry in the Home of the President of Israel, No. 1. Very good. 17.00

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14 Beaver Magazine LEYSHON, Glynn A. MAYES, Hubert G. Beaver : Exploring Canada's History, August / September 1994, Vol. 74:4
Hudson's Bay Company, Winnipeg , 1994, 
(Beaver Magazine). The Beaver : Exploring Canada's History, August / September 1994, Vol. 74:4. Winnipeg : Hudson's Bay Company, 1994. Pp [1]-56,(2) including covers. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated white card covers. Contents : Guardians of the Rockies [conservationists and mountain-climbers] (by PearlAnn Reichwein); 'The Friendly Games' [Hamilton hosts the first British Empire Games, 1930] (by Glynn A. Leyshon); Myth-Making at Fort St. James [history, in various versions, 1828-1928] (by Frieda EsauKlippenstein); Kathleen Parlow: A Life in Music [a Canadian virtuoso in St . Petersburg, 1906] (by Hubert G. Mayes); The New Jerusalem [Jewish pioneers go back to the land, 1884] (by Abraham Arnold). Very good. 10.00

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15 BEGIN, Menachem. KATZ, Shmuel, trans. Revolt : Story of the Irgun. Hardcover in dustjacket.
Hadar Publishing Co., Tel Aviv, 1964, 
BEGIN, Menachem. The Revolt : Story of the Irgun. Translated by Shmuel Katz, Member of the Command of the Irgun Zvai Leumi. Tel Aviv: Hadar PublishingCo., (1964). Pp. (4),[1]-386,(8). 8vo, blue cloth with black signature to front board, black lettering to spine. Memoirs of the head of the Irgun paramilitary organization at the forefront of the Mandate Palestine revolutionary movement in the late 1930s and 1940s. Begin would later become the sixth Prime Minister of Israel, under the banner of the Herut party. Contents: The Gateway to Freedom; Land of Our Fathers; "Au Revoir in Freedom"; We Fight, Therefore We Are; Logic of the Revolt; Army of the Underground; Overt Underground; A Man with Many Names; Civil War -- Never!; Have We the Right?;The "Altalena" Affair; When the Heart Weeps; United Resistance; Parting of the Ways; The King David Hotel; The Gloggings; Ordeal of the Gallows; Dov Gruner; The Choice; A Tragic Document; A Bastille Falls; Meetings in the Underground; Meetings in the Dark; Pathway to Victory; The Cross-Roads of History; A New Threat; The Spirit of Freedom; The Agreement; The Conquest of Jaffa; Dawn; We Bow Our Heads. Very good in lightly nicked dustjacket. 50.00

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16 Bible - Hebrew Bibia Hebraica Gua Puncter.
London : Printed by S. Bagster, London : Printed by S. Bagster, 1835, 
(Bible – Hebrew). Bibia Hebraica Gua Puncter. (London : Printed by S. Bagster, Jun., 14, Bartholomew's Close, n.d. [1830s?] Pp (4),1-778. Double Column. 8vo, full brown calf, gilt lettering to red morocco label to spine, all edges dyed red. Text in Hebrew. Lacking back cover and half of spine, frontcover detached, lacking title page, top of first leaf torn out, library bo kplate, foxing to endpapers, overall a poor, reading copy only. As is. 50.00

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17 BICKERMANN, Joseph, ed. Patriotic Union of Russian Jews Abroad) Ten Years of Bolshevic Domination
Patriotic Union of Russian Jews Abroad, Berlin, 1928, 
BICKERMANN, Joseph, ed. Ten Years of Bolshevic Domination . A compilation of articles, edited by Joseph Bickermann. (Berlin): Patriotic Union of Russian Jews Abroad, 1928. Pp. [1]-260,(2). 8vo, printed brown card covers with red lettering to front and a blank spine. Contents: 1. Joseph Bickermann's "The Old Regime and the Revolution in Russia"; 2. Gregory Landau's "The Soviet Regime"; 3. Cyrill Zaitzeff and Peter Struve's "Land Policy and Land Conditions in Soviet Russia'; 4. S. Sherman's "Economy in Soviet Russia"; 5. W. Hoeffding's "The Russian Proletariat under Communistic Domination"; 6. A. Bunge's "Women and Children in Soviet Russia"; 7. D.S. Pasmanik's "The Condition of the Russian Jews before and after the Russian Revolution"; 8. E.Kovalevsky's "The Russian Schools under the Yoke of the Bolshevics"; 9. N. Arsenjew's "The Russian Church under the Bolshevics"; 10. J. Eichenwald's "Proletarian Culture"; 11. S. Melgunow's "The Red Terror in Russia, 1917-1927"; 12. A. Winogradsky's "The Armed Forces of Soviet Russia"; 13. Bickermann's "The Soviet Rulers in Relation to the Nations of the World". Fore-edges of both covers and tail of spine chipped, all edges browned, bookplate verso front cover, some edge spotting, else vg. 150.00

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18 BOTHWELL, Robert, and David BERCUSON (eds.). WOODCOCK, George SENESE, P.M. ABELLA, Irving Canadian Historical Review. Volume 60, No. 2, June 1979
University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1979, 
BOTHWELL, Robert, and David BERCUSON (eds.). The Canadian Historical Review. Volume LX, No. 2, June 1979. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 1979.Pp (2),[139]-280. 8vo, white card covers, printed in red and black. Conten ts : 1. "An Editorial" (by Robert Bothwell and David Bercuson). 2. "The Meeting of the Muses: Recent Canadian Fiction and the Historical Viewpoint" (by George Woodcock). 3."Catholique d'abord!: Catholicism and Nationalism in the Thought of Lionel Groulx" (by P. M. Senese). 4. "The Line Must Be DrawnSomewhere: Canada and Jewish Refugees, 1933-1939" (by Irving Abella and Ha rold Troper). Plus book reviews and regular features. Spine lightly browned, else very good. For the issue 15.00

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19 BRANDT, Willy Deutschland, Israel und die Juden
Presse- und Informationsamt des Landes Berlin, Berlin-Schoneberg, 1961, 
BRANDT, Willy. Deutschland, Israel und die Juden. Rede des Regierenden Burgermeisters von Berlin vor dem Herzl-Institut in New York am 19 Marz 1961. (Berlin-Schoneberg : Presse- und Informationsamt des Landes Berlin, 1961). Pp (2),3-[16]. 8vo, pale blue stapled card covers, lettered in black. Contents : UnsereVerantwortung fur die Vergangenheit; Die Unbelehrbaren Sind in der Minderzahl; Unser Ehrliches Bemuhen; Pankow und die Juden; Materielle Weidergutmachung; Wir und Israel; Keine Kollektivschuld aber Kollektivscham; Die Junge Deursche Demokratie Braucht Vertrauen. Text in German. Spine browned, else very good. 20.00

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Israel and the Church.  ex-lib , BROOKES, James H.
20 BROOKES, James H. Israel and the Church. ex-lib
Fleming H. Revell Company, 0, 
BROOKES, James H. Israel and the Church. NY: Fleming H. Revell Company, n.d. Pp. 199, Small 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Ex-library (inkstamps to ffep, verso of first blank and top edge, scarring to rear fep due to pouch removal, sticker ghost to spine), nicking to the head and tail of the spine, darkening to edges of front board , lightly rubbed, else vg. 125.00

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