New York: Hispanic Institute in the United States, 1953. Item #17903
Paper wrappers. 8vo. 186 pages. Bibliography. Benardete was born in Turkey and emigrated to the United States in 1910. He taught at Hunter College, New York. Benardete wrote a number of volumes in the field of Spanish literature and civilization. Several Loyalist ballads are presented in English translation in And Spain Sings (1937) , which he prepared in collaboration with the poet Rolfe Humphries. His Hispanic Culture and Character of the Sephardic Jews (1952, Spanish, 1963) is an analysis of the Sephardi Jews. (EJ [Victor A. Mirelman]) . SUBJECT(S) : Sephardim; Sefarden; Culturele invloeden. Spine repaird, otherwise very clean and fresh. Very Good condition. (SEF-5-15).