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The Zaddik; the doctrine of the Zaddik according to the writings of Rabbi Yaakov Yosef of Polnoy, by Samuel H. Dresner.

Author/Creator:
Dresner, Samuel H.
Publication:
London, New York, Toronto, Abelard-Schuman [1960]
Series:
Ram's horn books.
Ram's horn books
Format/Description:
Book
312 pages 22 cm.
Subjects:
Jaakov, Joseph, of Polonnoye, approximately 1782.
Hasidism -- Philosophy
Zaddikim.
Place of Publication:
England London.
United States New York (State) New York.
Ontario Toronto.
Contents:
I. The Problem. The conditions of the time; The life of Rabbi Yaakov Yosef; The writings of Rabbi Yaakov Yosef; A critique of leadership
II. The Solution. The Zaddik; Humility; The descent of the Zaddik; The descent of the Zaddik (continued); Transgression and danger; The circle of Musar.
Notes:
"Based upon a dissertation presented to the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in 1954 for the degree of doctor of Hebrew letters."--P. 20.
Preface (p. 7-[8]) by Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel.
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 255-312).
Local notes:
Acc.# 00792-00793
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 March 1961 Philadelphia".
Potok Collection copy has underlines and marginal marks.
Penn Provenance:
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1960
Contributor:
Heschel, Abraham Joshua, 1907-1972.
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
378067
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