Duncan and Malcolm, 1842. Hardcover. A COLLECTION OF FIVE JEWISH HISTORY BOOKS IN NEAR FINE CONDITION BEAUTIFULLY BOUND BY BENNETT IN FULL CRUSHED MOROCCO WITH BRIGHT GILT TURN INS AND RULE TO BOARDS, SIX COMPARTMENTS AND FIVE RAISED BANDS TO SPINES WITH BRIGHT GILT DETAILS AND TITLE. BINDING AND HINGES ARE VERY GOOD, SILK END PAPERS, PASTE DOWNS AND BRIGHT GILT END PAGES. NO LOOSE OR MISSING PAGES, PAGES ARE BRIGHT AND CLEAN, WITHOUT MARKS AND MINIMAL FOXING. BOOKS MEASURE DIFFERENT HEIGHTS 7.5"-8.75" TALL, NICELY ILLUSTRATED, FIRST EDITIONS. A STUNNING SET IN REMARKABLE CONDITION.
This is a collection of Jewish history books In a very fine leather binding guild edges with 5 raised bands and guild design to the spine The collection consist of 5 books all of them are first edition and illustrated including foldouts maps Titles are : Pirkê de Rabbi Eliezer : (the chapters of Rabbi Eliezer the Great) according to the text of the manuscript belonging to Abraham Epstein of Vienna 1916 , Gerald Friedlander The Conciliator of R. Manasseh Ben Israel : a reconcilement of the apparent contradictions in Holy Scripture, to which are added explanatory notes, and biographical notices of the quoted authoritiesManasseh Ben Israel; Elias Hiam LindoPublished by Duncan and Malcolm : London, 1842 2 volumes Narrative of a Mission of Inquiry to the Jews from the Church of Scotland in 1839Bonar, Andrew A.Published by Presbyterian Board of Publication, Philadelphia, 1843 with maps THE HISTORY OF THE JEWS FROM THE BABYLONIAN CAPTIVITY TO THE PRESENT TIME; COMPRISING THEIR CONQUESTS, DISPERSIONS, WANDERINGS, PERSECUTIONS, COMMERCIAL ENTERPRISES, LITERATURE, MANNERS, CUSTOMS, AND FORMS OF WORSHIP, WITH AN ACCOUNT OF VARIOUS EFFORTS MADE FOR THEIR CONVERSION, COMPILED FROM THE MOST AUTHENTIC SOURCES.Jenks, William, Ed. 1844 published by M. A. Berk Boston. Very Good. Item #193655453416