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Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Biography of the Rev. Henry Aaron Stern, D.D., for more than forty years a missionary amongst the Jews: containing an account of his labours and travels in Mesopotamia, Persia, Arabia, Turkey, Abyssinia, and England. Illustrated from photographs taken chiefly by himself. Rev. Albert Augustus Isaacs.
Biography of the Rev. Henry Aaron Stern, D.D., for more than forty years a missionary amongst the Jews: containing an account of his labours and travels in Mesopotamia, Persia, Arabia, Turkey, Abyssinia, and England. Illustrated from photographs taken chiefly by himself
Biography of the Rev. Henry Aaron Stern, D.D., for more than forty years a missionary amongst the Jews: containing an account of his labours and travels in Mesopotamia, Persia, Arabia, Turkey, Abyssinia, and England. Illustrated from photographs taken chiefly by himself
Biography of the Rev. Henry Aaron Stern, D.D., for more than forty years a missionary amongst the Jews: containing an account of his labours and travels in Mesopotamia, Persia, Arabia, Turkey, Abyssinia, and England. Illustrated from photographs taken chiefly by himself

Biography of the Rev. Henry Aaron Stern, D.D., for more than forty years a missionary amongst the Jews: containing an account of his labours and travels in Mesopotamia, Persia, Arabia, Turkey, Abyssinia, and England. Illustrated from photographs taken chiefly by himself

London: James Nisbet & Co., 1886. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto. 480pp. Uncut. Original cloth with gold lettering on spine and blind-stamped decoration on covers. First edition of this fascinating biography of Reverend Henry Aaron Stern, born Jewish, converted to Christianity in 1840, and appointed missionary to the Jews in Asia Minor in 1844, and to the Falashas (Abyssinian Jews) in 1859, where he was incarcerated and held hostage by king Theodore's orders. This work is profusely illustrated with numerous full-page b/w illustrations. Some age wear on binding with spine discolored and slightly stained. Front corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Binding in overall good- to good, interior in very good condition. g. Item #28338

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