David De Sola Pool
Title Portraits Etched in Stone Early Jewish Settlers 1682-1831
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition First Edition
Publisher Columbia University 1952
Seller ID 020442
Oversized hardcover in slipcase. Near fine condition, previous owners inscription on front endpaper, gilted top page edges have been bumped in one spot and show some darkening near spine (age). Slipcase shows minor wear. Chapters include: The Pioneer Fathers, Title Deeds, Walls, Neighbors, In the Firing Line, The Penalty of Eminence, The Right to Burial, Dispensers of Kindness, The Advance of the City, The Cemetary Moves On, Who Owned the Cemetary?, Last Days, Sermons in Stones, Monuments, along with biographies, appendices, glossary, bibliography, and index.