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61 Mason,Alpheus ThomasBrandeis - A Free Man's Life
Illus Viking, 1946, NY. hardcover. Very good-. Poor. Biography. Biblio notes. Index. Something was taped to front fly leaf. 713. 007267. 
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62 Mayzel (Meisel), NachmanI.L. Peretz Sein Leben un Shafn
Frontis Idisher Kultur Farband, 1945, NY. Good+. Fair. In Yiddish. Biography, Peretz, 1851-1915. Spotting to edges; fly leaves browned. 368. 015342. 
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63 Morais,FernandoOlga
Illus Grove Weidenfeld, 1990, NY. Very good. Very good. Olga Benario, Communist activist. Her life from Germany to Moscow to Brazil (in the 1920's) to Germany. Biblio. Sources. In 256. 003807. 
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64 Mukdoni,AYitshok Leybush Perets un dos yidishe teater (I.L. Peretz and the Jewish Theatre)
Yidisher Kultur Farband, 1949, NY. Good+. In Yiddish. Biography. Top corner bumped; edges spotted; top & bottom of spine bumped. 271. 000296. 
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65 Nevins,AllanHerbert H. Lehman and His Era
Charles Scribners's Sons, 1963, NY. ExLib. Very good. Fair. 1878-1963. Banker & statesman. Governor of NY. Senator from NY. Notes. Index. 456. 012609. 
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66 Nimtzovich,ItzhakBi-zekhutam: demuyot min ha-pinkas (For their sake: Portraits from a note-book)
Illus Misrad ha-bitahon, 1968, Israel. Good+. Good-. pub cont: ha-hotsaah la-or. In Hebrew. Full page illus by Shemuel Kats. Corners bumped. 332. 001228. 
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67 Novick,Paul (Ed)Moishe Katz Book
Illus Moishe Katz Book Committee, 1963, no place. Very good-. Autobiographic notes, recollections, essays, literary criticism by Moishe Katz (1885-1960). In Yiddish. Yiddish journalist. In the US in 1913, he joined Chaim Zhitlowsky's journal Dos Naye Lebn. In Russia in 1917, he helped found the Ukrainian Kultur-Lige & managed the Jewish Division of the State Publishing House in Kiev. He returned to America in 1922, he worked for the Morning Freiheit. He translated Ivan Franko, Heine & Kipling into Yiddish & edited a 6 volume edition of Lenin in Yiddish. Top & bottom of spine worn down; gutters worn. 4to. 355. 000868. 
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68 Pais,AbrahamEinstein Lived Here
Illus Oxford Univ, 1994, NY. New. New. The way Einstein was perceived by the world. His views. Notes. Index. 282. 000895. 
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69 Perlmutter,NathanA Bias of Reflections - The Confessions of an Incipient Old Jew
Arlington House, 1972, NY. Very good+. Very good. 1923-1987. National director of the Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith. Was associate national director of the American Jewish Committee. Vice president of Brandeis University. 181. 004420. 
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70 Rabinowitz,Hayim Re'uvenDeyokna'ot shel darshanim (Portraits of Jewish Preachers)
Re'uven Mas, 1967, Israel. Good+. In Hebrew. Intro in English. Spine faded & lightly soiled. 429, 10. 000682. 
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71 Reinhardt,GottfriedThe Genius - A Memoir of Max Reinhardt by His Son
Illus Alfred A. Knopf, 1979, NY. Very good-. Good+. 1873-1943. Bio of the Austrian born theatrical director & producer. 420. 012562. 
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72 Reznikoff,CharlesFamily Chronicle
Universe Books, 1971, NY. Very good+. Very good. A family history which is also a social history of the needles trades in NYC. Author's parent's stories. 311. 004722. 
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73 Rhine,Abraham BenedictLeon Gordon - An Appreciation
JPS, 1910, PA. ExLib. Very good-. Judah Leib Gordon, the Yalag. 1831-1892. Born in Vilna. Hebrew poet, editor, writer, journalist & critic. Notes, biblio, index. 181. 015018. 
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74 Ribalow,Menachem (Ed)Sefer zikaron le-H.A. Fridland
Frontis ha-Histadrut ha-'Ivrit, 1940, NY. ExLib. Very good-. pub cont: ba-Amerikah. In Hebrew. Friedland,Abraham Hyman, 1891-1939, poet, short-story writer & educator. A leading member of the Cleveland Jewish Community. 120. 001632. 
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75 Robinson,Ira (Ed)Cyrus Adler - Selected Letters
JPS/JTS, 1985, PA/NY. Very good+. Preface by Louis Finkelstein. Intro by Naomi W. Cohen. In 2 vols in slipcase. Index. Adler, 1863-1940. US scholar, public worker. Librarian of Smithsonian Institution, pres. of JTS, a founder of AJC, & pres of Dropsie College. Editor of Amer Jewish Yearbook, Jewish Quarterly Review & member of editorial board of Jewish Encyclopedia. 403/398. 012566. 
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76 Rosenbloom,Joseph RA Biographical Dictionary of Early American Jews - Colonial Times Through 1800
Univ of Kentucky Pr, 1960, KY. Very good-. Names of Jews who lived in America (including Canada up to 1783) during the 17th & 18th centuries. 4,000 Jews, of whom 1500 were native-born, have been identified in this dictionary. 175. 016158. 
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77 Roth,CecilThe House of Nasi Dona Gracia
Illus JPS, 1947, NY. Very good-. Dona Gracia Mendes. 1510-1569. stateswoman of Portuguese Marrano origin; became leader of Turkish Jewry; patroness of comment cont: Jewish learning. Biblio. Notes. 208. 015984. 
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78 Rothkoff,AaronBernard Revel - Builder of American Jewish Orthodoxy
Illus JPS, 1972, PA. hardcover. Very good. Good+. 1885-1940. Lithuanian-born US rabbi, educator & scholar; founder & pres of Yeshiva College. Notes. Index. Prev owners full-page inscription. 378. 014404. 
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79 Schalit,AbrahamHordus ha-melekh: ha-ish u-fo'olo (King Herod, portrait of a ruler)
Illus Mosad Byalik, 1960, Israel. ExLib. Very good-. In Hebrew. Folding genealogical table. Biblio references. Index. 542. 001559. 
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80 Schweid,MarkMit Perets'n
Farlag 'Verbe', 1923, NY. Good+. In Yiddish. Biography of Isaac Leib Peretz. Corners bumped. 47. 000301. 
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