Judaica

  • # 43376

    BARON, David

    The history of Israel : its spiritual significance. A series of connected expositions

    London : Morgan & Scott, c. 1910. Octavo, gilt-lettered cloth, pp. viii; 310; [2], a very good copy.

  • # 43242

    LOWTH, Robert (1710-1787)

    De Sacra Poesi Hebræorum.

    Prælectiones Academicæ Oxonii Habitæ a Roberto Lowth A. M. college novi nuper socio, et poeticæ publico prælectore … … Oxonii : E Typographeo Clarendoniano, M DCC LIII [Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1753]. First edition. Quarto (275 x 230 mm), contemporary full calf, boards ruled in gilt (a little scuffed and marked), spine with raised bands …

  • # 42634

    CARPZOV, Johann Gottlob (1679 - 1767)

    Apparatus historico criticus Antiquitatum sacri Codicis et gentis Hebraeae.

    Uberrimis annotationibus in Thomae Goodwini Mosen et Aaronem. Frankfurt am Main und Leipzig, Gleditsch, 1748. Quarto, blind-embossed contemporary vellum, a little marked, manuscript title to spine, hinges and joints expertly strengthened, bookplate to front pastedown, portrait frontispiece, title in red and black, pp. x; [vi]; 164; [2]; 820; (66 – index], woodcut headpieces and initials, …

  • # 42553

    FERRIS, A. J.

    When Russia invades Palestine

    Or “Zechariah’s End-of-the-age Message to the Anglo-Saxon-Israel Peoples as in Zech. 12 to 14”. London : the author, 1939. First edition. Octavo, illustrated wrappers by J. J. Hall, previous owner’s name in ink on upper wrapper and title page, pp. 100, illustrated with maps and photographs, small edge tears to pp. 91 – 94, a …

  • # 42921

    LINDO, E. H. (Elias Hayyim)

    A Jewish calendar for sixty-four years, detailing the new moons, festivals, and fasts,

    with the sections of the law as read in the synagogues every Sabbath during the year : also the days on which the hour for commencing Sabbath is altered, together with the corresponding Christian dates : to which are added tables for continuing the calendar to A.M 6000-2400 C.Æ, and a chronological table, forming a …

  • # 42897

    GROSS, Alexander

    The Jewish Chronicle Map of Israel

    Cover title : Map of Israel, including plans of Jaffa – Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa, the Middle East. London : Geographers’ Map Co. for The Jewish Chronicle, November 1949. Map, printed in colour, 101 x 76 cms, folded and housed in lettered card wrappers (small tears to the corners, and at the point where the …

  • # 42281

    SALMON, F. J., et al. (PALESTINE SURVEY)

    [MAP] Palestine of the Old Testament.

    Jaffa : Survey of Palestine, 1938. Colour map, 580 x 370 mm (sheet); scale 1: 500,000; with an inset map of Southern Palestine, and border decoration based on Old Testament-period motifs; in very fine condition, folding into the original grey wrappers, 190 x 110 mm, the front with an illustration of Abraham’s oak at Hebron, …

  • # 42473

    TUSZYNSKI, Felix

    Felix Tuszynski. Dreaming time : paintings and drawings

    Melbourne : Jewish Museum of Australia, 1997. Quarto, illustrated wrappers, pp. [16], illustrated. Paintings and drawings from the Australian artist, a Polish holocaust survivor.

  • # 42345

    OPPENHEIM, John

    Jew : A Photographic Project by John Offenbach

    Milan : Skira Editore S.p.A, 2020. Quarto, illustrated boards, pp. 176, illustrated. John Offenbach’s wonderful collection of portraits, boldly and bluntly entitled Jew, could not be more timely. In a period when antisemitism and racism are rife, when ignorance and prejudice prevail, here is a captivating tale of the unexpected. A portrait of Jewish people …

  • # 41298

    FABRICIUS, Johann Albert (1668-1736)

    Codex pseudepigraphus Veteris Testamenti,

    collectus castigatus, testimoniisque, censuris & animadversionibus illustratus à Johanne Alberto Fabricio, SS. Theol. D. & Professore Publ. in Gymnasio Hamburgensi.  Hamburg and Leipzig : Christian Liebezeit, 1713. First edition. Octavo (165 x 105 mm), slightly later full calf with gilt-tooled board edges, spine in gilt-ruled compartments with gilt decoration and contrasting leather title and volume …

  • # 41297

    MAURITIUS, Martin

    Tractatus philologicus de sortitione veterum, Hebraeorum inprimis, ex S. Scriptura, Talmude, Paraphrasibus & Commentatoribus, aliisque tam Hebraeorum quam exterorum monumentis congestus, in quo plurima S. Scripturae loca illustrantur.

    Basileae : J.L. König, 1692. Octavo (175 x 105 mm), full contemporary vellum over boards, spine with early manuscript title (spine darkened), title-page in red and black (browning and some offsetting, minor crease at top edge), pp. [16], 485, [27]; decorative head- and tailpieces; text in Latin, with Hebrew frequently quoted in sections; occasional browning …

  • # 41654

    SPENCERO, Joanne (John Spencer, 1630 - 1693)

    De Legibus Hebraeorum ritualibus et earum rationibus, libri quatuor.

    Cantabrigiae (Cambridge) : Apud C. Crownfield; E. Jeffery & W. Thurlboum, 1727. Second edition, revised. Two volumes, folio, 360 mm tall, full contemporary specked calf, ruled in gilt, a few scuff marks, spines in compartment with raised bands, gilt rules and contrasting morocco title labels, lettered in gilt, head caps unobtrusively restored, edges specked red, …

  • # 41531

    KANN, Charles Albert (1813-1866)

    [GOLD RUSH] Australien och dess guldregioner : tillförlitliga underrättelser för utwandrare till Australien, i synnerhet med afseende på öfwerfart, ankomst, bosättning och guld-gräfning.

    Götheborg [Sweden] : C.F. Arwidsson, [1853]. First edition. Octavo, publisher’s contemporary buff boards (lightly marked) with blue cloth spine, contemporary ownership inscription dated 1853 to front pastedown, [2], v, [1], 104 pp. Text in Swedish. Ferguson, 11049a. The first Scandinavian gold digger’s guidebook. A guide book for prospective Swedish travellers to the Victorian and New …

  • # 41473

    LIMBORCH, Philippus van (1633-1712)

    De veritate religionis christianae amica collatio cum erudito Judaeo.

    [= A friendly conversation with a Jew concerning the truth of the Christian religion]. Goudae, Justum ab Hoeve [Gouda : Justus van der Hoeve]. First edition. Small quarto (235 x 190 mm), contemporary full calf (new spine and title-piece, sympathetic to the style of the period); front pastedown with armorial bookplate of William Markham of Becca …

  • # 41524

    HASE, Theodor (HASAEUS, Theodor) and IKEN, Conrad (IKENIUS, Conrad)

    [PROTESTANT THEOLOGY] Thesaurus novus theologico-philologicus: sive sylloge dissertationum exegeticarum ad selectiora atque insigniora veteris et novi instrumenti loca; a theologis protestantibus

    maximam partem in Germania diversis temporibus separatim editarum, nunc vero secundum seriem librorum, capitum & commatum digestarum, junctimque recusarum, additis indicibus necessariis. Ex musaeo Theodori Hasaei et Conradi Ikenii doctorum in illustri Schola & Ecclesia Bremensi. [Pars prima]. Leiden : Apud Theodorum Haak, 1732. Folio (395 x 260 mm), contemporary vellum over boards decorated in …

  • # 40543

    RELAND, Adriaan [Hadrianus RELANDUS]

    [JUDAICA] Hadriani Relandi … Antiquitates Sacrae Veterum Hebraeorum.

    Cum in eas tum praesertim in systema rituum sacrorum quale stante templo altero auctoritate pharisaeorum invaluit et II. partibus postremis libri continetur. Notas et animadversiones adiecit Ioh. Eberhardus Rauiu … … Herborn : Johann Nikolaus Andreae Witwe, 1743. Thick octavo (170 x 110 mm); contemporary vellum over boards, spine lettered in manuscript (spine expertly reattached, …