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The romance of Hassidism. By Jacob S. Minkin.

Author/Creator:
Minkin, Jacob S.
Publication:
[New York Published by] Thomas Yoseloff, [1955, c1935]
Format/Description:
Book
viii, [4], 398, [6] pages 22 cm.
Edition:
[New ed.]
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Subjects:
Hasidism.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Contents:
The mystic flight
Darkness and dawn
Israel Baal Shem: The man and the prophet
The prophet and his message
Consolidation and expansion
Conflict and vicory
A gentle Hassid
The Rabbi of Ladi: Hero and martyr
Thinker and warrior
Nahman Bratzlav: Poet and rebel
Mystic and story-teller
Ordeal and vindication
Test of Hassidism
Life of a Hassid
Twilight of the gods.
Notes:
"Copyright 1935, by The Macmillan Company. New Edition 1955 Published by Thomas Yoseloff."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 361-385) and index.
Local notes:
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Potok Collection copy has autograph of "Herman Potok January 1959 Los Angeles".
Potok Collection copy has underlines and marginal marks.
Penn Provenance:
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1955
Contributor:
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
1172819