HAMES MEGILLOT: HEBREW TEXTS, ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS, INTRODUCTIONS, AND NEW LITURGIES. THE FIVE SCROLLS
New York, New York CCAR Press, 1984. Item #25642
Hardcover, Folio, XIII, 323 pages, illustrated. In Hebrew. With 37 full-page water-colored paintings by Leonard Baskin. New translation of Ecclesiastes, Esther, Song of Songs, Ruth and Lamentations with original Hebrew text. With introductions. This presentation of the Five Scrolls, with liturgies for the festivals, is intended as a contribution to the process of the religious renewal of American Jewry. It is intended to enrich festival worship and to contribute to the revitalization of festival observance among our people. Brief liturgies, in accord with the mood and "color" of each of the holy days, have been prepared both to precede and to follow the readings from the biblical texts. Light wear to jacket; Otherwise very good condition. (ART-6-2).