Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Oksforder Yidish/ Oxford Yiddish. A Yearbook of Yiddish Studies (3 vols. complete) (INSCRIBED & SIGNED)

Chur/ London/ Oxford: Harwood Academic Publishers/ Oxford Centre for Postgraduate Hebrew Studies/ Oksford Yidish Press/ Oxford Institute of Yiddish Studies, 1990-1995. First edition. Hardcover. 2 quartos, 1 folio. Vol.1: [4]. 401pp. [4]. Vol.2: [5] 313pp. [4]. Vol.3: 984 columns [+5 pages]. Volumes 1 and 2 in tan glossy paper boards with black (vol.1) and red (vol.2) lettering on the covers and spines. Each with both English and Yiddish title pages and covers. The third volume is bound in green cloth with gilt lettering and ruling on the covers and spine, and has cover in Yiddish, and both Yiddish and English title pages. First and second volumes inscribed and signed by Dovid Katz in Yiddish on the front free endpaper.

The wonderful set comprises the complete collection of scholarly works and writing produced to date, by the Oxford Center for Yiddish. The vast and wide-ranging subject matter includes studies in Yiddish literature, culture, folklore, history and reviews. Each volume contains table of contents in English and Yiddish. Text throughout is in Yiddish.

Bindings with some minor rubbing and/or bumping to extremities. Minor foxing to the top of the book block of the first volume. Book block of the first volume, mistakenly bound upside down. Bindings in very good+, interiors in near fine condition overall. vg+ to near fine. Item #52830
ISBN: 3718649799

Yiddish title: אקספארדער יידיש
Author: דוד קאץ
Publication: קור / ניו-יארק, הארוואוד אקאדעמישער פארלאגסס.

Price: $750.00

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