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Title A Catechism of Jewish Antiquities; Containing an Account of the Classes, Institutions, Rites, Ceremonies, Manners, Customs, etc. of the Ancient Jews. Adapted to the Use of Schools in the United States. With Engraved illustrations
Author Irving, Christopher (1856)
Date 1822
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information New York: F. and R. Lockwood
Reference G480.I72.C822
BIB ID 255560
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Jews in America
Description Discusses the Jewish people, the structure of their religion, their religious practices, culture and customs. For example, the author devotes chapters to subjects such as 'The Sabbath', 'Marriage' and 'Entertainments'.
Theme(s) Religion, Ethnic Identity and Community Relations
Places Jerusalem, Israel
Keywords Jewish, religion, culture, customs, social life, marriage, government, law
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright American Antiquarian Society