New York; Jewish Education Committee, . Pamphlet. Item #35602
Original Wraps. 8vo. 20 pages. 25 cm. First edition. One act play on the last days of Akiba Ben Joseph from the setting of his imprisonment in Caesarea, before he was martyred (c. 135) . The play focuses on Akiba's devotion to the redemption of eternal Israel. Written by Rufus Learsi, pen name of Israel Goldberg (1887-1964) , American-Jewish educator, historian, author and journalist. Subjects: Akiba ben Joseph, approximately 50-approximately 132 - Drama. Akiba ben Joseph, approximately 50-approximately 132. Drama. OCLC lists 3 copies (NYPL, Harvard, HUC) . Light wear to wraps, otherwise clean. Very good condition. (ZION-7-24) xx.