RABBI HAIM ISAAC CARIGAL HIS NEWPORT SERMON AND HIS YALE PORTRAIT

Boston: Privately Printed [Updike], 1940. Illustrated by Frontis Portraitn & Facsims. First Edition. Item #36389

8vo; 43 pages; Period boards. 8vo., 43 pages, 22 cm. Privately printed by D. B. Updike, The Merrymount press "This tells of the publication of the first Jewish sermon to have been bothdelivered and printed in the United States, of a mystic oriental visitor to Colonial America, and of his portrait which through four generations of the family of the third president of Yale, journeyed from the college to Chicago, with the backgroud of the Jewish community which made Newport a great commerical center in pre-Revolutionary days. " Ex-library with usual markings. Gilt lettering on spine. Wear to cloth. Pages clean. Very good condition. (Sef-43-8A).

Price: $200.00

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