Harrisburg, PA; Jewish Folklore And Ethnology Section Of The American Folklore Society, 1996. Item #35143
Original Wraps. 4to. 101 pages. 28 cm. First edition. Special issue on field and archival reports on crypto-Jews of the American Southwest, dedicated to Raphael Patai, 1910-1996. Articles: "The Jewish Indians of Mexico (1950) " Raphael Patai, "Venta Prieta Revisited (1965) " Patai, "The Crypto-Jewish Canon: Choosing to be 'Chosen' in Millennial Tradition" Judith Neulander, "Crypto-Jewish Remnants in Manito Society and Culture" Tomas Atencio, "Manifestations of Crypto-Judaism in the American Southwest" Shulamith C. Halvey, "Abraham's Children of the Southwest" Isabell Median Sandoval, "On Vestiges and Identities: Some Thoughts on the Controversy concerning 'Crypto-Jews' in the American Southwest" David W. Gradwohl. Subjects: Jews - Folklore - Periodicals. Jews - Social life and customs - Periodicals. Light soiling to wraps, otherwise clean and fresh. Very good condition. (SEF-52-31).