Rabinowitz, Mayer. HaMachana’im: A Study of the Conflict between Orthodox and Reform in Judaism

AUCTION 41 | Thursday, September 18th, 2008 at 1:00
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Lot 33
(AMERICAN JUDAICA)

Rabinowitz, Mayer. HaMachana’im: A Study of the Conflict between Orthodox and Reform in Judaism

FIRST EDITION pp.(2), 8, 372. Contemporary boards, front cover loose. 8vo Goldman 1021

New York: Brody and Chelimer 1888

Est: $200 - $300
PRICE REALIZED $170
The author writes he is committed to integrating traditional literature with "books of wisdom," idiosyncratically stating (p. 254) that two luminaries succeeded in reinvigorating the spiritual fortunes of the Jewish people - Israel Baal Shem Tov and Moses Mendelsohn