Item 265380. SHE'ELATH HA'YEHUDIM - THE JEWISH QUESTION. NACHLATH AVOTH-SHAILOTH HA'YEHUDIM [COMPLETE IN TWO VOLUMES BOUND TOGETHER AS ISSUED]
Item 265380. SHE'ELATH HA'YEHUDIM - THE JEWISH QUESTION. NACHLATH AVOTH-SHAILOTH HA'YEHUDIM [COMPLETE IN TWO VOLUMES BOUND TOGETHER AS ISSUED]
Item 265380. SHE'ELATH HA'YEHUDIM - THE JEWISH QUESTION. NACHLATH AVOTH-SHAILOTH HA'YEHUDIM [COMPLETE IN TWO VOLUMES BOUND TOGETHER AS ISSUED]

SHE'ELATH HA'YEHUDIM - THE JEWISH QUESTION. NACHLATH AVOTH-SHAILOTH HA'YEHUDIM [COMPLETE IN TWO VOLUMES BOUND TOGETHER AS ISSUED] שאלת היהודים

No Place (Newark), Ephraim Deinard, 1893. Item #42364

1st edition. Period boards, 8vo, (2), 224, viii pages. In Hebrew. Singerman 4578; Deinard, Koheleth America, 765; Goldman, Hebrew Printing in America 939. With the fold-out Hebrew poem and illustration: "Tzion ve'America," often missing. Includes divisional title page between the two parts. An interesting example of the Zionistic aspirations of American Jewry, proclaiming that only in the Land of Israel will the Jews be safe from anti-Semitism and thus further develop a deeper spiritual life. Discusses the various alternatives that lay before the Jewish people - Orthodoxy, Reform, Zionism - and the advantages and drawbacks of each. For an analysis of the work, see I.C. Selevan, A Pre-Herzlian Jewish State, in: AJHQ, March, 1977 pp. 432-5. The second part is an anti-Reform polemic. OCLC: 19187905. Ex-library with marks to title page and blank endpapers, stain on fold-out, Very Good Condition Thus (heb-7-18C).

Price: $250.00

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