FILOLOGISHE SHRIFTN [VOLUMES 1-3; COMPLETE] פילאלאגישע שריפטן
Vilne; B. Kletskin, 1926-1929. Hardcover. Item #35355
Original Cloth. 4to. XXVII, 519; XXVII, 519; 623 pages. 32 cm. First edition. Text in Yiddish; summaries in English. Volumes 1, 2, 3 of Filologishe Shriftn. Shriftn fun Yidishn visnshaftlekhn institut 1-3. Other titles: Landoy-bukh; 1926; Filologishe serye; 1926; Serya filologiczna; 1926-1928; Studies in philology; 1928-1929; Prace filologiczne; 1929. Complete run of the Filologishe Shriftn, a "three-volume series published in Vilna by the Yiddish Scientific Institute (YIVO) in 1926, 1928, and 1929. Filologishe shriftn (Studies in Philology) was co-edited by Zalmen Reyzen and Max Weinreich. … The inaugural volume of Filologishe shriftn, titled the Landoy-bukh (Landau Book) , was a Festschrift in honor of the German Jewish philologist Alfred Landau (1850–1935) . … In the 1920s, Soviet authorities tolerated cooperation with YIVO; hence, works by authors from the USSR were included in the three volumes. … The periodical YIVO-bleter (YIVO Pages) , launched in 1931, continued the tradition of Filologishe shriftn. " - YIVO Encyclopedia. All volumes in original cloth binding with gilt title. Subjects: Yiddish philology - Periodicals. Yivo Institute for Jewish Research. Yiddish philology. Periodicals. Light soiling to cloth. Very slight ageing to outer margins of pages, otherwise very clean and fresh. Very good + condition. An outstanding set. (YID-22-1).