The Passion of Ayn Rand by Barbara Branden

Posted June 1, 2015

One need not subscribe to the philosophy of Objectivism to be captivated by this biography.  The force of her personality, the clarity of her thinking,and her involvememt in a Love Triangle combine to hold the reader's interest.  

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History of HEBREW TYPOGRAPHY in Italy, Spain-Portugal and the (sic) Turkey

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Binding: Original Cloth Publisher: Kaufmann'sschen Buchandlung, Frankfurt am Main Date published: 1872

Description: good binding clean text. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall, 153p. published under the auspices of the Orthodox Israelitischen Bibelanstalt in Old German script. Among the names of the owners which appear on the front and back pages is A. Schratter, Kitzingen (Bavaria), 1888. Faded boards, browning, corners rubbed. Does not include the Hebrew text. Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Reuvan Maas, 1936, Jerusalem Date published: 1936

Description: 332p, 6"by4", illustrations see general notes SPECTRUM OF INFORMATION RE PALESTINE AND JEWISH LIFE--CYCLE. SOME PAGES ARE VOCALIZED Read More

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: Palestine Pioneer Library, #27,, Eretz Yisrael Date published: 1950

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Indiana University Press Date published: 1990 ISBN-13: 9780253311566 ISBN: 025331156X

Description: tight copy, no markings. 271 p., decorative boards Audience: General/trade-please see general notes abridged edition of classic work first published in Hebrew-tales from Biblical period to recent centuries. Prepared with introduction and notes by Dan Ben-Amos Read More

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Jewish Publication Society of America Date published: 1965

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Beacon Date published: 1958

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Edition: First Edition Binding: Cloth Publisher: Croton Press, New York Date published: 1969

Description: tight copy, no markings except for marks. 8vo-over 7"-9" tall.138p "spaced out kid from Little Newark named faces his draft boared-, and in the process illuminates his generation..." William S Burroughs describes this scarce book as brilliant and highly readable. Read More

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Edition: First edition Binding: Wraps Publisher: Artscroll Date published: 1996 ISBN-13: 9780899066394 ISBN: 0899066399

Description: bright, clean, tight copy with no markings. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 256 p. Ethical discourses on 34 Torah portions and 8 on holidays-part 1 of projected larger work Read More

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The main institutions of Jewish law. Vol.2, The law of obligations more books like this

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Edition: 2nd edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Soncino P Date published: 1967

Description: pages are clear and white, spine has no cracks, cover is complete, no tears, no dog ears, or page marks, 321p., 22 cm. -see notes below Previous ed., Union of American Hebrew Congregations, 1939. Read More

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