“THE FIRST JEWISH LEARNED ASSOCIATION IN THE NEW WORLD”
JUDAICA (LEESER, Isaac). Constitution and By-Laws… American Jewish Publication Society. Philadelphia, 5606 .
First edition of the 1845 Constitution and By-Laws of Rabbi Isaac Leeser’s groundbreaking American Jewish Publication Society, foundational predecessor to the 1888 formation of the Jewish Publication Society, a pivotal document in American Jewish history, in original wrappers. $1200.