Lviv (Lwow): Nakladem Funduszu Konkursowego imiena. Hip. Wawelberga, 1906. First edition. Hardcover. Large octavo. (xvi) 577pp. + 188pp (documents, tables and Index). Rebound in green pebbled cloth. Edges of the book block in red. Floral endpapers. The author helped found the study of Polish Jewish History in the early 20th century. Despite being home to the world's largest Jewish population, this field had largely been ignored by earlier German Jewish historians such as Heinrich Graetz. This work is a history of the Jewish community of Lwow in the early modern period. Illustrated throughout with 77 figures, including illustrations and b/w photographic reproductions. Includes a 188 page section at the end of scholarly reference documents, tables and indices This work is the third part of the series: Monografie z Historii Zydów w Polsce (Monographs on the History of the Jews in Poland). Text in Polish.
Binding with some light rubbing to extremities. Interior with pages xvii-xxiii, and 369-384 rebound out of order, and pages 7-10 nearly detached but present. Some pages throughout with minor smudges and/or water stains. Binding in very good, interior in very good- condition overall. Scarce. Item #44368