New York : John B. Alden. 1888. Cloth. Item #39707
First edition. Original Publisher's Cloth, 12mo. 130 pages. Inscribed by author. SUBJECT (S) : Labor and laboring classes -- History. Labor and laboring classes -- United States. Jews -- Politics and government. Jews -- Social conditions. A thoughtful, conservative Rabbi's interpretation of Judaism on the conditions of Labor, poverty, and Socialism. Berkowitz was an American rabbi and author, head of Rodeph Shalom congregation in Philadelphia. He was the founder and chancellor of the Jewish Chautauqua Society since 1893, one of the board of governors of the Hebrew Union College, and a member of the publication committee of the Jewish Publication Society. (JE) Singerman 3622. OCLC: 2343238. Gilt titles; decorated boardsGilt titles. Ex library, with usual marks, old damp stains to margins and light warping to cloth, some damage to top margin on 20 leaves, about good condition. (SPEC-2-29A-XLBD-'e).