The Book of Delight, and other papers by Israel Abrahams

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Author Abrahams, Israel, 1858-1925
Title The Book of Delight, and other papers
Contents "The Book of Delight" -- A visit to Hebron -- The solace of books -- Medieval wayfaring -- The fox's heart -- "Marriages are made in heaven" -- Hebrew love songs -- A handful of curiosities: George Eliot and Solomon Maimon. How Milton pronounced Hebrew. The Cambridge Platonists. The Anglo-Jewish Yiddish Literary Society. The mystics and saints of India. Lost Purim joys. Jews and letters. The shape of Matzoth.
Language English
LoC Class PJ: Language and Literatures: Oriental languages and literatures
Subject Ibn Zabara, Joseph ben Meir, 1140?- Sefer sha'ashu'im
Subject Jews -- Intellectual life
Subject Love poetry, Hebrew -- History and criticism
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EBook-No. 9886
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Dec 27, 2020
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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