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The Poetry of the Talmud
[Only Ed.] Simon Sekles
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Only edition. ix, 146 pp., 8vo., 230:145 mm., wide margins, light age staining, stamps. A good copy bound in the original cloth boards, rubbed on edges.
"In the present volume, the author introduces the reader to fragments of Oriental poetry, scattered through the pages of Talmudical literature. He has collected some of the proverbs, hymns, songs, and parables...", from the introduction. The work is entirely in English except for an appendix of passages quoted form the Talmud.
Singerman 2950; Deinard 804; Hebrew Printing in America 1018
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