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The Rare Book Room features many special antique and rare books about Judaica and Jewish history. Among the rare and antique books that are featured include fascinating Judaica ephemera and unique copies of Jewish fiction. The Rare Book Room even includes old and antique Israeli newspapers and old copies of Jewish-themed plays and novels. If you are interested in expanding your rare and antique book collection, be sure to browse the Rare Book Room for some fantastic books about Judaica.



“Record of the synagogue reconstruction”. A large original rubbing from Jewish stele in Kaifeng of China in 1489, Judaica documents the history of Judaism and Jewish people in China. by Jews in Kaifeng, China

Rare. Size: 147x80 cm. Original rubbing on thin paper (maybe Bible paper because of its very fine quality). was attached to thick paper to make a hanging scroll. Some wear on the thick paper, but very good on the thin rubbing paper. There are two red stam...

From Asia Medicine and Humanities Books

$500,000.00


Harvey's Christmas Annual 1923. Rare cartoons and Jokes books including Jews life in China. Shanghai, China by W. Harvey

134 pages, size 247x165mm, many cartoons related with Chinese and Westerns. all the articles seems concerns their life in China.Good+, about 1920s. Judaica Printed by The Shanghai Times.More pictures are available upon request....

From Asia Medicine and Humanities Books

$19,810.00


HAMISHAH HUMSHE TORAH ( Die Fünf Bücher Moses - The Five Books of Moses - Biblia Hebraica Pentateuch) - BERLIN SONCINO HUMASH by SONCINO- Berlin Soncino Humash

Berlin: Soncino Gesellschaft, 1931. 1931 - 1933. 1. und 2. Lieferung. (COMPLETE). One volume with the complete Hebrew Torah text. HANDPRESSENDRUCK DER OFFICINA SERPENTIS SONCINO GESELLSCHAFT. Private Press. PRINTED IN 850 COPIES for the members of the...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$4,500.00


SHTETL- MEIN CHRUVER HEIM-A GEDECHNIS. by Ryback , Issachar Beer

Berlin: Verlag Schwellen, 1923. FIRST AND ONLY EDITION. 31 ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS with captions in yiddish. Front-cover: on the leftside one strip (5cm wide) with some discoloration. (for binding see our photos) Edges with truly insignificant occasional ...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$4,500.00


TWELVE ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS BY RAPHAEL SOYER FOR ... "THE GENTLEMAN FROM CRACOW" AND "THE MIRROR." by Singer, Isaac Bashevis, and Raphael Soyer

New York: Touchstone Publishers, 1970. 24,[4]pp. plus lithographs. Large folio (65 x 48 cm; 25.5 x 19 inches). Loose sheets and signatures laid into folding cloth case. Case rather faded and smudged, with lower edge of upper lid broken, internally very g...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

$2,750.00


The story of the Jewish Defense League by Kahane, Meir

Radnor, PA: Chilton Book Co. Hardcover. 0801962471 Signed and briefly inscribed by Kahane upon front free endpaper. xii, 338 pages. Index. "The inside story, by its founder, of the militant organization determined to defend Jews in whatever manner...

From RareNonFiction.com

$2,500.00


ALEF-BET. ( HEBREW ALPHABET) 22 COLOURED PLATES OF THE HEBREW ALPHABET., AND POCKET WITH AN ADDITIONAL SET OF THE SAME PICTURES UNCOLOURED AND 1 PRINTED PAGE OF INTRODUCTION IN ENGLISH AND GERMAN. by Fechenbach, Hermann

Berlin: Schocken, 1936. HEBREW PRIMER by GERMAN-JEWISH ARTIST; PUBLISHED IN BERLIN 3 YEARS AFTER THE NAZIS ROSE TO POWER IN GERMANY! Probably intended for Jewish children towards emigration from Nazi-Germany as the drawing pages in the rear pocket bear G...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$2,200.00


Nuzhat al mushtaq fi tarikh yahud al Iraq (History of the Jews of Iraq) by Yusuf Rizq Allah Ghanimah (Ghunaimah)

Bagdad: al- Furat press, 1924 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Arabic text, 224 p. with several full page photographic plates. Detailed history of the jews in iraq by a jew Iraqi scholar. Contemporary hard cover bindin...

From Archive

$1,950.00


MANUSCRIPTS OF THE BABYLONIAN TALMUD FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE VATICAN LIBRARY (SERIES A+B) 6 VOLUMES -COMPLETE. A LIMITED FACSIMILE EDITION OF 135 COPIES BY SPECIAL PERMISSION OF THE VATICAN LIBRARY . A Page Index By Rabbi A I. Sherry - by HEBREW MANUSCRIPTS- FACSIMILE - TALMUD

Jerusalem: Makor, 1974. Some 300 and more pages for each of the 6 volumes.UNCENSORED TEXTS! 2 volumes with an insignificant mark of a few cm - one on upper right corner of title , the other on front end paper. IN GENERAL A FINE COPY FRESH AND CLEAN VERY ...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$1,800.00


EVREISKAIA ENTSIKLOPEDIA (RUSSIAN JEWISH ENCYCLOPEDIA) 16 VOLUMES (COMPLETE) by JEWISH ENCYCLOPEDIA - RUSSIAN

St. Petersburg: Brockhaus- Efron, 1906. 1908-1913. Edited by Yehuda Katzenelson and Baron D.G. Günzburg. Head and tails with expert repairs. Some yellowing and occasional foxing. A very good set fof the first edition of this important Russian Jewish Enc...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$1,700.00


Chad Gadjo by Birnbaum, Menachem

Birnbaum, Menachem, Chad Gadjo, Berlin: Welt-Verlag, 1920. One volume, 28.5 cm, frontispiece in Aramaic, title-page in German. Printed at the Spamersche Buchdruckerei, Leipzig. Cover title in Aramaic and German, with a lamb ("lämmchen") stamped between...

From G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB

$1,500.00


BIBLIA RABBINICA. 4 VOLUMES. A REPRINT OF THE 1525 VENICE EDITION. Edited By JACOB BENHAYIM IBN ADONIYA. by HEBREW BIBLE - FACSIMILE - DANIEL BOMBERG

Jerusalem: Makor, 1972. 4 volumes + 20pp separate Introduction brochure in English by Moshe Goschen-Gottstein." THE FIRST AND THE MOST IMPORTANT EDITION OF THE BIBLE (Mikraot Gedolot) which includes the Targum, the traditional commentaries and the Masso...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$1,200.00


THE BIRDS HEAD HAGGADA ( Vogelkopf - Haggadah ) of the Bezalel National Art Museum in Jerusalem by HAGGADAH - UNIQUE FACSIMILE EDITION of the Hebrew Manuscript

Jerusalem: Tarshish Books, 1965. 2 volumes (COMPLETE SET). 1965-67. Volume1: INTRODUCTORY VOLUME by E.D.Goldschmidt, H.L.C.Jaffe, B.Narkiss. Volume2 : RARE FACSIMILE VOLUME of the famous original manuscript haggadah on permanent display at the Israel Mus...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$1,200.00


DAS NEUE KANAAN. EINE UNTERSUCHUNG ÜBER LAND UND GEIST. ZU 15 STEINZEICHNUNGEN VON HERMANN STRUCK. by Zweig, Arnold

Berlin: Horodisch & Marx, 1925. 42pp (unnumbered pages). One on 85 numbered copies printed on Van Gelder Butten paper. ( this copy without number) where ALL THE 15 ORIGINAL LITHOGRAPHS ARE SIGNED BY STRUCK IN PENCIL. Bound in superb half marocco bin...

From M.Pollak Antiquariat - Est.1899

$1,200.00


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