Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

American Academy for Jewish Research: Jubilee Volume (1928–29/1978–79); 2 Vols.

Jerusalem: American Academy for Jewish Research, 1980. Hardcover. 8vo. 638pp. 120pp. 2 volumes, blue boards in cardboard sleeves. Includes some texts in Hebrew. Tail of spines slightly bumped. Minor wear on slipcase. Very good to near fine condition. vg. Item #10894

Salo W. Baron was a pioneering figure in 20th century Jewish studies. When he took a position teaching Jewish history at Columbia University it was only the second such professorship in the United States. He is best known for his 18 volume work, A Social and Religious History of the Jews.

Isaac Barzilay was a leading 20th century scholar of early modern Jewish history, spending much of his career teaching at Columbia University. He was the author of such works as Between Reason and Faith: Anti-Rationalism in Italian Jewish Thought 1250-1650 and Manasseh of Ilya: Precursor of Modernity Among Jews of Eastern Europe.

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