Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

The Jews of Kurdistan

Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1993. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto. 429, [1]pp. Original pictorial wrappers over cloth, with black lettering on spine. Frontispiece. Fascinating work being a unique historical document in that it presents a picture of Kurdish Jewish life and culture prior to World War II. It is the only ethnological study of the Kurdish Jews ever written and provides a comprehensive look at their material culture, life cycles, religious practices, occupations, and relations with the Muslims. This work is profusely illustrated with numerous b/w photographic reproductions of views, portraits and Jewish ornaments. Ex-library copy with library stamps on paper edges and title-page. Library bookplate on free front endpaper. Wrappers, binding and interior in very good condition. vg. Item #25390

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