The Book of Redemption

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Book Condition: Very Good

168pp. Original blue cloth, title stamped in gilt on the front cover. Illustrated. An interesting Zionist publication for a fund designated to re-establish a Jewish state. Details contributions to Zionism in Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, Galveston, Ft. Worth, Waco, Tyler, Corpus Christi, Lubbock, Oklahoma City, New Orleans and elsewhere. Ludwig Lewisohn contributed an essay called "An Instrument of National Salvation." There are two essays on Zionism in Texas as well as an essay on the effort to establish a colony called Nachlath Texas in Palestine. Incidentally, The Handbook of Texas contains a very good article on the role of Jews in the founding of Texas (I:912), something I was not aware of until researching this title. Corners bumped. Rubbed at the extremities, but not rubbed through. Corners bumped and rubbed, spine ends rubbed. The book is not rubbed through. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: The Book of Redemption

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Categories: Judaica, Texas,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Houston, Southwestern Jewish National Fund: 1939

Binding: Original Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 004388