Panorama of ancient letters : four and a half centuries of Hebraica and Judaica /

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Author / Creator:Kaplan, Mitchell M., 1881-1944.
Imprint:New York : [Prepared and photo-offset by Academy Photo Offset], 1942.
Description:316 pages : illustrations, facsimiles ; 28 cm
Subject:Hebrew literature -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Jewish literature -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Jews -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Hebrew literature.
Jewish literature.
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:New York University. Jewish Culture Foundation. Library.
Provenance:Inscription: Former owner's inscription on flyleaf [Hebrew Script]
Notes:Includes indexes.
"Bibliographical notes and descriptions of 1,000 rare books and manuscripts, forming a part of the Mitchell M. Kaplan collection, presented to New York University Jewish Culture Foundation. Illustrated with reproductions of 300 title pages."
Text in English and Hebrew.
Other form:Online version: Kaplan, Mitchell M., 1881-1944. Panorama of ancient letters. New York [Prepared and photo-offset by Academy Photo Offset] 1942
Table of Contents:
  • Foreward / by Robert B. Downs
  • The Library of Hebraica and Judaica / by Abraham I. Katsch
  • A Serene Assemblage / by Mitchell M. Kaplan
  • List of 1,000 rare Hebraica and Judaica. Books Over 400 Years Old (1482-1540) ; Books Over 300 Years Old (1540-1640) ; Books Over 200 Years Old (1640-1740) ; Books Over 100 Years Old (1740-1840) ; Books Less Than 100 Years Old (Printed after 1840) ; Manuscripts ; Pictorial Folios ; Orientalia (Books in Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Sanscrit, etc.) ; Addenda (Pages of Special Interest) ; Index of Authors ; Index of Titles.