Jewish Book Annual 5705 - 1944-1945. Volume 3.

New York: Jewish Book Council of America, 1944. Softbound. Octavo, paper covers, viii, iv, 84, 176 pp, a few b/w photos. Very Good. Item #41025

Articles in English and Hebrew and Yiddish. Introduction by Mordechai Soltes. English language articles are "Jewish Love of Books," Cecil Roth, "The Year's Bookshelf," Joshua Bloch, "Recent Outstanding Hebrew Books in America," Daniel Persky, "Zionist Literature from Palestine," Yaakov Kabakoff, "Back of the Books," Bernard G. Richards, "Joseph Albo: 500 Years After," Jacob S. Minkin, "The First American Jewish Publication Society," Solomon Grayzel, "Books of the War Years," Harry Scheniderman, "Bibliographies in Jewish Book Annual (1942-1943)," "Survey of the Jewish Press," Minkin. Articles in the Hebrew section are "Basic Books of Jewish Thought," Simon Federbusch, "An Ignorant Man Wants to Destroy Books," Buki ben Yogli, "Book Lovers in Israel (HIDA)," Samuel K. Mirsky, "Tales about Books and Authors," S.J. Agnon, "Recent Outstanding Hebrew Books in America," P. Daniel, "The Librarian (poem)," A.H. Friedland, "Schocken Publishing House," Judah Rosenthal, "Curiosities in Hebrew Literature," Daniel Persky, "Stybel Publishing House," M.Z. Frank, "The Restoration of Jewish Libraries in Europe," Federbusch, "Rabbi Kook Foundation," Aaron Pechenik, "On Inheritance of Hebrew Books," S.I. Scheinfeld, "The Library at Dropsie College," Menahem G. Glenn, "The Library," Persky, "A Guide to Hebrew Literature," Akiva Ben Ezra. Articles in Yiddish are "The Seventy-Fifth Anniversary of the Yiddish Press in America," J. Chaikin, "Samples of Old Yiddish Journalism in America," M. Hezkuni, "Selected Bibliography on Yiddish Press in America," Moshe Starkman, "Three Jewish Historians," Jacob Shatzky, "The Beginnings of New Yiddish Literature," S. Niger, "Joseph Albo," Minkin, "Yiddish Juvenile Literature," Yudel Mark, "Jewish Libraries and Book Collections in Ameirca," Solomon Kerstein, "Bibliography of Yiddish Books: Jan. 1943 - June, 1944," M. Kligsberg.

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