Jewish Liturgy: A Comprehensive History

by Ismar Elbogen

Book, 1993

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Call number

230 ELB

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Publication

Philadelphia : New York : Jewish Theological Seminary of America, c1993.

Description

A joint publication of The Jewish Publication Society and the Jewish Theological Seminary The definitive work on the subject of Jewish liturgy, Ismar Elbogen's analysis covers the entire range of Jewish liturgical development--beginning with the early cornerstones of the siddur, through the evolution of the medieval piyyut tradition, to modern prayer book reform in Germany and the United States.

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LibraryThing member coolmama
Have at home from Library.
Wish there was not so much Hebrew as I cannot follow when the do not give translitatations.
That said, a very scholarly, well researched and wonderful source book for jewish litergy.

Original language

German

ISBN

0827604459 / 9780827604452
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