Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
The Jews of Philadelphia. Their History From the Earliest Settlements to the Present Time. A Record of Events and Institutions, and of Leading Members of the Jewish Community in Every Sphere of Activity. Henry Samuel Morais.
The Jews of Philadelphia. Their History From the Earliest Settlements to the Present Time. A Record of Events and Institutions, and of Leading Members of the Jewish Community in Every Sphere of Activity.
The Jews of Philadelphia. Their History From the Earliest Settlements to the Present Time. A Record of Events and Institutions, and of Leading Members of the Jewish Community in Every Sphere of Activity.

The Jews of Philadelphia. Their History From the Earliest Settlements to the Present Time. A Record of Events and Institutions, and of Leading Members of the Jewish Community in Every Sphere of Activity.

Philadelphia: The Levytype Company, 1894. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto. XV, 576pp. Original cloth with blind stamped decorations on covers and silver lettering on spine. Decorative endpapers. Decorative tailpieces. First edition of Morais's most famous work. The first scholarly history of Philadelphia's Jewish community. It is one of the largest local Jewish histories ever written and the most significant up to that time. Ex-library copy with library bookplate on inside of front board and library pocket on inside of back cover. Head and tail of spine slightly chipped. Corners bumped and rubbed. Minor soiling on covers. Hinges starting. Some damp-staining in lower margin of pages throughout. Sporadic underlinings in pencil throughout. One pen underlining on page 37. Binding in overall fair to good, interior in good condition. g. Item #25060

Price: $150.00

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