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Masterpieces of Hebrew literature

Curt Leviant

Masterpieces of Hebrew literature

a treasury of 2000 years of Jewish creativity.

by Curt Leviant

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Published by Ktav Pub. House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hebrew literature -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 570-571.

    StatementEdited with introductions by Curt Leviant.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ5059.E1 L4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 571 p.
    Number of Pages571
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5693611M
    LC Control Number70076182


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