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Author:
Cardozo, Benjamin N.
Title:
Values
Publisher:
Jewish Institute of Religion, New York, 1944.
Description:
Justice Cardozo's poignant, inspiring address, delivered in 1931 at the Jewish Institute of Religion, the reform seminary established by Rabbi Stephen Wise, "who came as close as anyone to being Cardozo's spiritual advisor"
Condition:
Original light-green printed stapled wraps, somewhat faded and worn, lightly browned, else a good copy; 10 pages
Book No.:
W-71496
Price:
$ 350.00
Category:
jewish law, Religion, Supreme Court
 
Author:
Title:
Catalogue of Continental and English Literature and History Hebraica and Judaica Including Property of Rabbi David Freilich
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Book Auctions, London, 1999.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled warps, a bit faded, 319 lots in 54 pages;with prices realized list laid in
Book No.:
W-91973
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Dealer & Auction Catalogues, jewish law
Author:
Title:
An Act for naturalizing such foreign Protestants, and others therein mentioned, as are settled, or shall settle in any of His Majesty's Colonies in America [13 Geo II c.7]. Folio
Publisher:
Printed by John Baskett, Printer to the King [etc.], London, 1739.
Description:
The landmark legislation permitting the naturalization of both Quakers and Jews in the American colonies, extending to them rights not yet secured in England, providing "[a] more liberal and enlightened policy" to encourage colonial settlement
Condition:
Title with woodcut Royal arms and three leaves, disbound, light browning, else well preserved; title + pages 167-171
Book No.:
W-79040
Price:
$ 1750.00
Category:
immigration, Religion, jewish law, Quakers and the Law
 
Author:
Title:
Catalogue of Hebraica, Judaica, Music, and Continental Books Including Property of the Late Marcus Carr and Property of the late Robert Latham
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Book Auctions, London, 1997.
Description:
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, 334 lots in 55 pages
Book No.:
W-91970
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
Dealer & Auction Catalogues, jewish law
 
Author:
Burns, Robert I.
Title:
Jews in the Notarial Culture, Latinate Wills in Mediterranean Spain, 1250-1350
Publisher:
University of California Press, Berkeley, 1996.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-64021
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
jewish law, notaries, SPAIN, MEDIEVAL, Wills
 
Author:
Caspi, Mishael Maswari (ed.)
Title:
Jewish Tradition in the Diaspora, Studies in Memory of Professor Walter J. Fischel
Publisher:
Judah L. Magnes Memorial Museum, Berkeley, 1981.
Description:
Twenty-nine contributions, including that of David Daube, 'Johanan Ben Beroqua and Women's Rights'
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-74867
Price:
$ 35.00
Category:
jewish law, women's law
 
Author:
Kramer, William M.
Title:
Jewish-Activist Lawyers of Pioneer American California, Solomon Heydenfeldt, Henry Jacob Labatt, Joseph R[odriguez] Brandon
Publisher:
The University of Judaism, Los Angeles, 1990.
Description:
Rabbi Kramer's inaugural Kenneth C. Zwerin Lecture, delivered in August, 1989, devoted principally to the three Sephardic Jews who practised as lawyers and, in Heydenfeldt's case, as California Supreme Court justice during the state's first decade
Condition:
Original printed pictorial oversized stapled wraps, a very good copy; 25 pages
Book No.:
W-73918
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
California, jewish law, 19TH CENTURY, Bench and Bar
 
Author:
Title:
Disraeli, the Jew, Essays by Benjamin Cardozo & Emma Lazarus
Publisher:
Selzer & Selzer, Great Barrington, 1944.
Description:
The first publication of Cardozo's essay on Disraeli, written a century ago but only recently discovered, paired with the reissue of the essay written by Cardozo's cousin, Emma Lazarus, both focusing on the issue of Disraeli's (and their) Jewishness
Condition:
Original printed wraps, a bit snagged, else good; 73 pages
Book No.:
W-66560
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
Supreme Court, jewish law, 19TH CENTURY
 
Author:
Hoffman, Robert L.
Title:
More Than a Trial The Struggle Over Captain Dreyfus
Publisher:
Free Press, New York, 1980.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-40804
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
19TH CENTURY, California, reports of cases, trials, jewish law, Radicals, 19TH CENTURY
Author:
Robinson, Jacob
Title:
And the Crooked Shall Be Made Straight, The Eichmann Trial, the Jewish Catastrophe, and Hannah Arendt's Narrative
Publisher:
The Macmillan Company [stated first printing], New York, 1965.
Description:
The work written by the founder of the Institute of Jewish Affairs and special consultant on Jewish matters to Robert H. Jackson at Nuremberg, represented as "a definitive, devastating criticism of" Hannah Arendt's 'Eichmann in Jerusalem'
Condition:
Presentation copy-- "To Will Maslow [the noted civil rights lawyer] / in thankful recognition for your generous / help / From the Author / 10/8/65"
Book No.:
W-80226
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
trials, jewish law, criminal law, Inscribed or Presentation Copy
 
Author:
Hsia, R. P-Chia
Title:
Trent 1475, Stories of a Ritual Murder Trial
Publisher:
Yale University Press, New Haven, 1992.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-43121
Price:
$ 25.00
Category:
ITALY, 15TH CENTURY, trials, criminal law, jewish law
 
Author:
Margolius, Ivan
Title:
Reflections of Prague, Journeys through the 20th Century
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 2006.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket; with the publisher's release flyer and the Times Literary Supplement review laid in
Book No.:
W-74092
Price:
$ 45.00
Category:
CZECHOSLOVAKIA, jewish law, trials
 
Author:
Maccoby, Hyam (ed.)
Title:
Judaism on Trial, Jewish-Christian Disputations in the Middle Ages
Publisher:
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, Rutherford, 1982.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-46236
Price:
$ 19.95
Category:
jewish law, trials, MEDIEVAL
 
Author:
Butler, Pierce
Title:
Judah P. Benjamin
Publisher:
George W. Jacobs, Philadelphia, 1907.
Description:
Condition:
Worn, the front joint cracked, but usable
Book No.:
W-54264
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
biography, jewish law
 
Author:
Rubenstein, Joshua and Vladimir P. Naumov (eds.)
Title:
Stalin's Secret Pogrom, The Postwar Inquisition of the Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee. Translated by Laura Esther Wolfson
Publisher:
Yale University Press, New Haven, 2001.
Description:
Condition:
Original cloth, a very good copy in the dustjacket; published in association with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Book No.:
W-72172
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
SOVIET UNION, jewish law, trials
 
Author:
Brandeis, Louis D.
Title:
Business a Profession
Publisher:
Hale, Cushman & Flint, Boston, 1933.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-41085
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
biography, jewish law, Supreme Court
 
Author:
Robinson, Jacob
Title:
And the Crooked Shall Be Made Straight, The Eichmann Trial, the Jewish Catastrophe, and Hannah Arendt's Narrative
Publisher:
Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia, 1965.
Description:
Condition:
A good copy, in a worn dustjacket
Book No.:
W-61256
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
trials, jewish law, criminal law
 
Author:
Bernstein, M., F. Garcia Martinez and J. Kampen
Title:
Legal Texts & Legal Issues, Proceedings of the Second Meeting of the International Organization of Qumran Studies, Published in Honour of Joseph M. Baumgarten
Publisher:
E.J. Brill, Leiden, 1997.
Description:
Condition:
Book No.:
W-64269
Price:
$ 184.00
Category:
ancient law, jewish law
 
Author:
Rabinowitz, Ezekiel
Title:
Justice Louis D. Brandeis, The Zionist Chapter of His Life
Publisher:
Philosophical Library, New York, 1968.
Description:
Condition:
A very good copy, in the dustjacket
Book No.:
W-58634
Price:
$ 85.00
Category:
biography, Supreme Court, jewish law
 
Author:
Raschhofer, Hermann
Title:
Political Assassination, The Legal Background of the Oberlander and Stashinsky Cases
Publisher:
Fritz Schlichtenmayer, Tubingen, 1964.
Description:
Condition:
Printed sewn wraps, worn and embrowned, but usable; 231 pages
Book No.:
W-48537
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
SOVIET UNION, trials, jewish law
 
Author:
Cook, Stanley A.
Title:
The Laws of Moses and the Code of Hammurabi
Publisher:
Adam & Charles Black, London, 1903.
Description:
Condition:
Original green cloth, quite worn, some underlining; usable only
Book No.:
W-62566
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
ancient law, jewish law
 
Author:
Daube, David
Title:
Collaboration with Tyranny in Rabbinic Law
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, London, 1965.
Description:
Professor Daube's Riddell Memorial Lectures, in which he "leaves it to the reader to draw parallels with the modern world", and with great insight examines a number of exquisitely difficult and real moral dilemmas historically posed by Rabbinic law
Condition:
Presentation copy "To William Braude [the most scholarly of Reform Rabbis] / in admiration and affection / from David Daube / 12 May 1966 / All Souls"
Book No.:
W-73241
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
jewish law, ancient law
 
Author:
Daube, David
Title:
Ancient Jewish Law, Three Inaugural Lectures
Publisher:
E.J. Brill, Leiden, 1981.
Description:
Condition:
Original blue cloth, gilt, a very good copy
Book No.:
W-69251
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
jewish law, ancient law
 
Author:
Tager, Alexander B.
Title:
The Decay of Czarism, The Beiliss Trial, A Contribution to the History of the Political Reaction During the Last Years of Russian Czarism [etc.]
Publisher:
Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia, 1935.
Description:
Condition:
Green cloth, rubbed, but a clean copy
Book No.:
W-47974
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
RUSSIA, jewish law, trials
 
Author:
Daube, David and Calum Carmichael
Title:
The Return of the Divorcee
Publisher:
Oxford Centre for Postgraduate Hebrew Studies, Oxford, 1993.
Description:
The lecture given by Professor Daube (with that of Professor Carmichael) upon the establishment of a Fellowship of Jewish Law at Oxford, examining with the lightest touch the Dueteronomic prohibition of a divorcee returning to her first husband
Condition:
Original light-blue stapled printed wraps, well-preserved; 28 pages
Book No.:
W-71985
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
ancient law, jewish law, divorce
 
Author:
Daube, David
Title:
Appeasement or Resistance, And Other Essays on New Testament Judaism
Publisher:
University of California Press, Berkeley, 1987.
Description:
Four of Professor Daube's always scintillating essays, the last of which (the title's essay) may be viewed as complementing his 'Collaboration with Tyranny'; with a second essay on 'Temple Tax', and another on the 'Old Testament in the New'
Condition:
Presented "To Charlie Moche / in profound gratitude / for encouragement and help / in good and difficult times / February 1988 / from David"
Book No.:
W-71504
Price:
$ 150.00
Category:
ancient law, jewish law, Inscribed or Presentation Copy
 
Author:
Muffs, Yochanan
Title:
Studies in the Aramaic Legal Papyri from Elephantine
Publisher:
E. J. Brill, Leiden, 1969.
Description:
Studia et Documenta ad Iura Orientis Antiqui Pertinentia (Auspiciis Societatis Leidensis cui Nomen 'Stichting voor Niet-Westers Recht') Volumen VIII
Condition:
Original printed gray wraps, the spine a bit faded, else a very good, largely uncut copy; 311 pages
Book No.:
W-75921
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
jewish law, ancient law
 
Author:
Neufeld, E[phraim]
Title:
Ancient Hebrew Marriage Laws, With Special References to General Semitic Laws and Customs
Publisher:
Longmans, Green and Co., London, 1944.
Description:
An impressive work, seeking to provide a "comprehensive survey" of Hebrew marriage, treating also of parents and children and of slavery when appropriate; with comparisons drawn to other ancient laws and customs, including Babylonian, Hindu, and Arab
Condition:
Black cloth, quite marked and rubbed and a bit strained, but a usable copy
Book No.:
W-69590
Price:
$ 250.00
Category:
ancient law, jewish law, marriage, law of slavery
 
Author:
Daube, David
Title:
Witnesses in Bible and Talmud [with] Calum Carmichael, Biblical Laws of Talon [Oxford Centre Papers]
Publisher:
Oxford Centre for Postgraduate Hebrew Studies, Oxford, 1986.
Description:
Professor Daube's illuminating essay upon bearing false witness (and its punishment), the two-witness requirement, women's incapacity as witnesses, and the reform in the Book of Susannah (requiring separate examination of witnesses), inter alia
Condition:
Original printed stapled wraps, a bit worn, but a good copy; 39 pages
Book No.:
W-71079
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
ancient law, Religion, jewish law
 
Author:
Daube, David
Title:
Suddenness and Awe in Scripture [with introductory remarks by the Earl of Perth] [The Tenth Robert Waley Cohen Memorial Lecture]
Publisher:
The Council of Christians and Jews, London, 1963.
Description:
A fine exploration of "sudden" instances in the Bible and their typical association with unanticipated, unwanted consequences, with miracles, and (even if wanted or desirable) with events of an awesome nature or cast
Condition:
Original printed stapled green wraps, slightly worn and faded, a presentation copy ("Kindest regards / David"); 20 pages
Book No.:
W-74073
Price:
$ 125.00
Category:
Religion, jewish law, ancient law
 
Author:
Goodhart, Arthur L.
Title:
Five Jewish Lawyers of the Common Law
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, London, 1949.
Description:
With essays on Louis D Brandeis, Benjamin Cardozo and Judah Benjamin, among others.
Condition:
Ex-library
Book No.:
W-41468
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
biography, jewish law
 
Author:
Schiffman, Lawrence H.
Title:
Sectarian Law in the Dead Sea Scrolls, Courts, Testimony and the Penal Code
Publisher:
Scholars Press [for Brown University's Judaic Studies], Chico, 1983.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a very good copy; 278 pages
Book No.:
W-67349
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
jewish law, ancient law, Religion, jewish law
 
Author:
Schiffman, Lawrence H.
Title:
Sectarian Law in the Dead Sea Scrolls, Courts, Testimony and the Penal Code
Publisher:
Scholars Press [for Brown University's Judaic Studies], Chico, 1983.
Description:
Condition:
Printed wraps, a very good copy; 278 pages
Book No.:
W-67349
Price:
$ 75.00
Category:
jewish law, ancient law, Religion, jewish law
 
Author:
Smith, J M Powis
Title:
The Origin and History of Hebrew Law
Publisher:
University of Chicago, Chicago, 1931.
Description:
Condition:
Very worn, hinges cracked; marked; a working copy only
Book No.:
W-40879
Price:
$ 65.00
Category:
ancient law, jewish law

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