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Religion & Theology:Judaism

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1 Studies in The Apostolic Fathers and Their Background Barnard, L.W.
New York NY Schocken Books 1966 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good, Ex-Seminary Library. 1st American Edition. Examines several key figures and texts from the first 2 centuries after Jesus - St. Ignatius of Antioch; St. Stephen; Epistle of Barnabus; Epistle to Diognetus; and more. Also examines judaism in this period. Book Condition : Good; Ex-Seminary Library; no text markings; bookplate inside front cover; catalog labels on bottom spine end and top right rear cover; pocket inside rear cover removed tearing paper; very light age toning; light scuffing to covers and spine ends. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Praise-Songs of Israel : A New Rendering of the Book of Psalms de Witt, John
New York NY Funk & Wagnalls 1886 Soft cover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1886 New and Revised edition, a careful translation of the book of Psalms into English. Black hardcover with gilt spine titles; 219 pp. plus appendix; decorative drop-caps throughout, chapter headings and some other decorative illustrations in red ink. Book Condition: Good; Ex-library (seminary), with spine and back cover labels, bookplate, cataloging notation behind t.p., evidence of removed pocket and checkout paper inside rear covers, minor loss to rear endpaper. Pages clean and unmarked, lightly toned. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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3 Maryland Bicentennial Jewish Book Glushakow, A.D.
Baltimore MD Jewish Voice Publishing 1975 Soft cover Fair Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Fair, ex-library. Oversized softcover survey history of Judaism in Maryland contains over 100 b&w phtotos. Book Condition: Fair, Ex-Library; title page and table of contents separated from book but inlaid; tearing near pp. 98; no text marks; catalog labels to spine and rear cover; rubber stamp to top text block; wear to cover edges and corners; pocket on rear free end paper. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Old Testament formulas about death (Publications of the Research Institute of the Abo Akademi Foundation) Illman, Karl-Johan
Turku, Finland Abo Akademi 1979 9516485448 / 9789516485440 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good, Ex-Seminary library. Softcover preserved in flexboard. A detailed examination of formulas and formulaic phrases in the Old Testament examining how linguistic study of patterns can be applied. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; no text markings; bookplate inside front flexboard cover; catalog labels on bottom spine end and top right rear cover; pocket on rear cover removed tearing paper (corner piece missing too). 
Price: 30.00 USD
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5 Issues in Jewish Education : A Study of the Philosophy of the Conservative Congregational School Katzoff, Louis
New York NY Bloch Publishing Co. 1949 Hardcover Good Plus Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed by Author on front free end paper : "11/26/61, To Harold With fond friendship Louis Katzoff." Examines the educational philosophy and theological background of the synagogue school with particular attention to Conservative Judaism in America. Book Condition : Good+; slight bumping to spine ends; light age toning; former owner's rubber stamp on front free end paper, text unmarked. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; discoloration at edges and spine; light shelf wear to edges. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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6 Law In the Apocrypha (Columbia University Oriental Studies Vol. XXVI) Marcus, Ralph
NewYork NY Columbia University Press 1927 Soft cover Good Minus Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover preserved in flexboard. Good-, Ex-Seminary Library. Study of the apocryphal books for their insight into the legal aspect of Hellenistic Judaism and attitudes of Jews in that period to the law and religious duties (including ceremonial). Book Condition : Good-; Ex-Seminary Library; no text marks; occasional creasing; original cover has chipping along edges, tape mark and name on front, and several small pieces of spine missing; flexboard has catalog labels on spine and top right rear cover; bookplate on inside cover; pocket removed from inside rear cover tearing paper. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Capture and liberation: A study in the composition of the first book of Maccabees (Acta Academiae Aboensis) Martola, Nils
Turku, Finland Abo Akademi 1984 9516490115 / 9789516490116 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Library binding. Very Good, Ex-Seminary library. A detailed examination of the literary form and composition of 1st Maccabees rather than a traditional commentary on the book. Book Condition : Very Good; Ex-Seminary Library; no text markings; bookplate inside front cover; catalog labels on bottom spine end and top right rear cover; pocket inside rear cover removed tearing paper. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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8 Maimonides' Introduction to His Commentary on the Mishnah Moses Maimonides
Northvale NJ Jason Aronson, Inc. 1994 1568212410 / 9781568212418 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Moses Maimonides' commentary on the Mishnah, the "Oral Torah," the 1st major work of Reabbinic literature, is usually only available in Hebrew or Aramaic. This is a modern English translation of the introduction to that commentary. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; minimal wear. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; light shelf wear to top edge; bar code label at bottom left rear. 
Price: 22.50 USD
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9 Robert Graves and the Hebrew Myths: A Collaboration (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology) Patai, Raphael
Detroit MI Wayne State University Press 1992 0814321143 / 9780814321140 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Examines the friendship and literary collaboration behind "Hebrew Myths: The Book of Genesis". Includes previously unpublished material including 200 letters, Patai's essay "Myth and Hebrew Myth", and Graves' lecture "Hebrew and European Myths Contrasted". Book Condition : Very Good; a few dash marks in ink next to several paragraphs; light bumping to spine ends; some small spots on text block. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 The Yahwist: The Bible's First Theologian Peter Ellis
Collegeville MN The Liturgical Press 1968 0814608973 / 9780814608975 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Argues that one of the writers of the Old Testament, identified as the Yahwist, is in fact the first historical theologian. Discusses this writer's sources, audience, literary techniques, and theology. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; minimal shelf wear; light toning near cover edges. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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11 The Song of Songs Hb: A Commentary on the Book of Canticles or the Song of Songs (Hermeneia: A Critical & Historical Commentary on the Bible) Roland E. Murphy; S. Dean McBride Jr.
Minneapolis MN Fortress Press 1990 0800660242 / 9780800660246 Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Historical commentary on Old Testament book. First half is a lengthy introduction to the text. Second part is a verse by verse translation with notes. Indices and bibliography. Goldenrod cloth hardcover, 237 pp. Book Condition : Good; highlighting/underling to 33 pp. (14% of book); owner's name on front free end paper; light bumping to spine ends; light toning inside front cover. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; shelf wear and a few small tears to edges. a 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 A Guide to Zionism Sampter, Jessie E. (editor)
New York NY Zionist Organization of America 1920 Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
History of the Zionist movement and Palestine, written in the aftermath of World War I. 10 b& w illustrations. Book Condition : Good-; no text marks; 2 1/4" cut/tear to rear board; binding relaxed; some staining to covers; spotting to top text block. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 God and World in the Old Testament: A Relational Theology of Creation Terence E. Fretheim
Nashville TN Abingdon Press 2005 0687342961 / 9780687342969 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Offers a model of Creation theology inclusive of God, humanity, and the created world. Book Condition : Good; underlining and highlighting to first 13 pages of Chapter 1, rest of book unmarked; bar code label on right rear cover; light cover corner curling; mild rubbing to covers. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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