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Haggadah and History, Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi, Philadelphia 1975

First Edition

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  • Lot Number 51304
  • Title (English) Haggadah and History
  • Note First Edition - Bibliography
  • Author Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi
  • City Philadelphia
  • Publisher The Jewish Publication Society of America
  • Publication Date 1975
  • Estimated Price - Low 200
  • Estimated Price - High 500

  • Item # 1913682
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Physical Description  

First edition. 22x30cm. 85 pages of preface, introduction, etc. 200 plates and plate descriptions. Includes fold-out map of the Amsterdam Haggadah. A very good copy bound in the original boards, with dust jacket, tears.


Detailed Description   

A Panorama in facsimile of 5 centuries of the printed Haggadah from the collection of Harvard University and the Jewish Theological Seminary.

Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi (May 20, 1932 – December 8, 2009) was the Salo Wittmayer Baron Professor of Jewish History, Culture and Society at Columbia University, a position he held from 1980 to 2008. He was replaced by Elisheva Carlebach Yoffen.


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