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Image for Miniature Book of Psalms together with I.M. Lask's The Bible in Pictures

Miniature Book of Psalms together with I.M. Lask's The Bible in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Tel Aviv, Israel, Sinai: 1959

Seller ID: 09950

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth with gilt title on the spine of The Bible in Pictures; the Book of Psalms has no lettering visible, though the front cover may have contained a title under the wood addition. These are two small books from the same publisher, Sinai of Tel Aviv, Israel. The Book of Psalms was published in miniature in 1959 and measures 2.5 X 3.25 inches. The Bible in Pictures, with 125 illustrations by J. Schnor (Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld, 1794-1872), a bit larger, was published in 1969 and measures 4.5 X 4.25 inches. The cloth covers on both books have been enhanced with an artistic wood additi... View more info

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Victory in the Valleys of Life

By: Allen, Charles L.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, Fleming H Revell Co: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 08121

ISBN: 0800712714

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear and a few small edge tears to the dust jacket. Gift inscription from the author. 123 pages. Twenty-four steps to maintaining peace in life, Biblical in nature and inspired by the author's visit to Israel and the actual Valley of the Shadow of Death, between Jerusalem and Jericho (color photos on the dust jacket). View more info

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The New Clarendon Bible, Old Testament, Volume One: The History and Religion of Israel

By: Anderson, G.W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1966

Edition: Revised with Corrections

Seller ID: 06587

Condition: Very Good


Light smudge mark to fore-edge and rear endpaper, else a clean, unmarked copy. Edge wear and foxing to jacket. 210 pages, with Chronological Tables, Index of Scripture References, and Subject Index. This volume replaces that of Dr. W.L. Wardle for the original series and does not end with Ezra, but is continued as far as the Maccabaean Revolt. The history and the religion are treated together, not separately, in chronological sequence. View more info

Witness in Palestine: A Jewish American Woman in the Occupied Territories

By: Baltzer, Anna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boulder, Colorado, Paradigm Publishers: 2007

Edition: Updated and Revised Edition

Seller ID: 05645

ISBN: 1594513074

Condition: Near Fine


397 pages with Appendix, Glossary, and Index. Illustrated with color photographs throughout. View more info

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The Centenary History: Congregation Beth Israel of Houston, Texas 1854-1954

By: Cohen, Anne Nathan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07663

Condition: Very Good


Very mild wear. Browning to front endpapers where a newspaper article had been laid in (no longer with book). Confirmation bookplate from Congregation Beth Israel on the front pastedown (inside front cover). 96 pages with photos. View more info

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The Missing Link

By: Cross, Sydney

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Prescott Publishing Co.: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 07242

Condition: Very Good


Just a trace of wear and spotting to the top edge. Very faint, small smudges to fore-edge. Old price stamp on the front free endpaper. 358 pages. A novel of archaeology, based on the discovery of Sumerian tablets more than a hundred years ago. View more info

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Voyages and Discoveries

By: Dampier, William; with an Introduction and Notes by Clennell Wilkinson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Amsterdam & London, N. Israel/De Capo Press: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 06835

ISBN: 9060727088

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint of the 1931 Argonaut Press edition. 311 pages, with Notes on the Text and Index of Persons, Places and Ships in Dampier's Text. Illustrations and folding maps. View more info

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Deborah

By: Hogan, Bernice

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Abingdon Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06123

Condition: Very Good


Mild shelf wear to book and light edge wear to price-clipped jacket. Story of Deborah of the Old Testament, based on the fourt and fifth chapters of Judges. A fictional biography for older children that portrays the background, customs, and beliefs of the Hebrew people of the Old Testament. 159 pages, illustrated. View more info

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PLO in Lebanon: Selected Documents

By: Israeli, Raphael (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 04364

ISBN: 0297782592

Condition: Very Good


Light spotting to page edges, more at the top edge of the page block. Jacket chipped at the tail of the spine, mild wear. Protected in a new Mylar cover. This book is primarily a collection of classified documents seized by Israel at the PLO Headquarters in Sidon, South Lebanon during the Peace for Galilee campaign in 1982. 316 pages, with Index. Illustrated with black & white photocopies of documents, photos, drawings, and three color maps of Lebanon: Southern Lebanon (June 1982), PLO Bases within UNIFIL Areas (June 1982), and Southern Lebanon Cease Fire Lines (1982). View more info

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Silent Cities, Sacred Stones: Archaeological Discovery in Israel

By: Landay, Jerry M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, McCall Books: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02000

Condition: Very Good


Mild wear, previous owner name on front endpaper. Dust jacket has a few chips and some edge wear. 272 pages with Index. Illustrated with more than 250 black and white illustrations and 16 pages in full color. View more info

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Piety and Politics: The Dynamics of Royal Authority in Homeric Greece, Biblical Israel, and Old Babylonian Mesopotamia

By: Launderville, Dale

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 05225

ISBN: 0802839940

Condition: Fine


407 pages, with Bibliography, General Index, and Index of Greek, Scriptural, and Mesopotamian References. View more info

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The Soviet Union and the Middle East: The Post World War II Era

By: Lederer, Ivo J. and Wayne S. Vucinich (Editors)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stanford, California, Hoover Institution Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08608

Condition: Very Good


Several small stains to the top edge of the page block. Dust jacket has a long tear and associated creasing on the rear panel and several faint moisture stains on the front panel and flap. Large chip/paper loss at the base of the spine. Preserved now in a clear Mylar protective cover. 302 pages with Notes and Index. A collection of essays from a conference held at Stanford University in 1969 to address changing Soviet policy in context of changing political and ideological objectives in the Middle East, which includes Turkey, Iran, North Africa, Egypt, Israel, Lebanon, Syria, and Jordan. View more info

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Israel: A Country Study

By: Metz, Helen Chapin

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S Government Printing Office: 1990

Edition: Third Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 03027

Condition: Near Fine


Area Handbook Series, research completed 1988. 416 pp., including Bibliography, Glossary, and Index. Illustrated with many figures and photos. View more info

This Side of Peace: A Personal Account

By: Mikhail-Ashrawi, Hanan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 03808

ISBN: 0684802945

Condition: Near Fine


318 pages, Index, photos. Signed to the previous owners by the author on the front free endpaper and dated May 6, 1998. Hanan Ashrawi is the founder of the Palestinian Independent Commission for Citizens' Rights and is a former spokesman for the leadership of the Palstinians in the Occupied Territories. In this book, she tells of her own struggles as a Christian Arab woman in a Muslim, male-dominated world, She offers an inside view of Mideast diplomacy, Arafat and the PLO hierarchy, and the thinking of the Palestinians. View more info

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By the Rivers of Babylon: Fifteen Sermons

By: Munk, Kaj

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Blair, Nebraska, Lutheran Publishing House: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06583

Condition: Very Good


Maroon cloth with gilt lettering. Bookplate with 1945 date affixed to the front pastedown (inside front cover). What appears to be dust jacket flaps were taped to the book's rear endpapers and have come loose. A crocheted cross, with silk ribbon, left in book as a previous owner's bookmark. 148 pages with a photo of Munk preceding the biographical sketch about the pastor. Translated from the Danish by John M. Jensen. Sermons preached during the spring and summer of 1941, a year after the German occupation of Denmark. Paj Munk was a pastor, playwright, and Danish martyr after being murdered by ... View more info

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The Slopes of Lebanon

By: Oz, Amos; Goldberg-Bartura, Maurie (translator)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: San Diego, CA, U.S.A., Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, Publishers: 1989

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 02056

ISBN: 0151830908

Condition: Near Fine


Remainder stripe bottom edge. Light sticker shadow at bottom of front panel. View more info

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Rice, Spice, and Bitter Oranges: Mediterranean Foods and Festivals

By: Perl, Lila

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, The World Publishing Company: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00116

Condition: Good


Upper corners bumped and worn, spine slightly cocked. Dust jacket chipped and rubbed with some staining to the rear panel. Protected in a new Mylar archival sleeve. Pages clean throughout. 272 pages with Index. A cultural and culinary tour of Spain, Portugal, Italy, Greece, North Africa, Israel, Syria, Lebanon, and other lands bordering on the Mediterranean. In each area, the author writes of the varied customs, festivals, traditional foods, and eating habits. Line drawings by Dino Rigolo accompany the text. Not a cookbook per se, although several recipes are provided for each region written a... View more info

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A Day At Qumran: The Dead Sea Sect and Its Scrolls

By: Roitman, Adolfo (Editor & Exhibit Curator)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jerusalem, The Israel Museum: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08671

ISBN: 9652782068

Condition: Fine


Exhibition catalog in both English and Hebrew. 70 pages, numerous photographs. View more info

Image for Political Dictionary of the State of Israel (With Supplement 1987-1993)

Political Dictionary of the State of Israel (With Supplement 1987-1993)

By: Rolef, Susan Hattis (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1993

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 03696

ISBN: 0028971930

Condition: Fine


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The Wrath of Jonah: The Crisis of Religious Nationalism in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

By: Ruether, Rosemary Radford; Ruether, Herman J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harper & Row: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 03044

ISBN: 0060668377

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket price-clipped, protected in a new mylar cover. Signed on the front free endpaper by Rosemary Ruether. View more info