Paris: Fondation SEFER, . First edition. Softcover. 12mo. 18, pp. Original printed wrappers. In this remarkable booklet, Edmond Fleg delivers a passionate tribute to the new state of Israel. Wrappers sunned along edges. Age-toning throughout. Text in French. Wrappers and interior in overall good condition. g. Item #38253
About the author: Edmond Flegenheimer better known as Edmond Fleg, (1874-1963) was a Jewish French writer, thinker, novelist, essayist and playwright of the 20th century. He is the author of many works in a variety of genres: Poetry: "Hear O Israel"; "The Lord is our God"; "The Lord is One"; "And thou shalt love the Lord". He translated a part of the Bible in French; Genesis in 1946 and Exodus in1963. Opera Librettist: Ernest Bloch's "Macbeth" and George Enescu's "Œdipe"