The Resource A portion in Paradise, and other Jewish folktales., Compiled by H.M. Nahmad

A portion in Paradise, and other Jewish folktales., Compiled by H.M. Nahmad

Label
A portion in Paradise, and other Jewish folktales.
Title
A portion in Paradise, and other Jewish folktales.
Statement of responsibility
Compiled by H.M. Nahmad
Creator
Compiler
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nahmad, H. M
Index
no index present
LC call number
GR98
LC item number
.N2813 1974
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jewish folk literature
  • Jewish folk literature
  • Jews
Label
A portion in Paradise, and other Jewish folktales., Compiled by H.M. Nahmad
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint of the ed. published by Norton, New York, in series: The B'nai B'rith Jewish heritage classics
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tales of the propher Elijah: A portion in paradise -- The seven years of blessing -- The prophet Elijah and the angel of death -- Rabbi Joshua ben Levi and the propher Elijah -- Tales of David and Solomon: The value of a boiled egg -- King David and the angel of death -- Where the kings of Judah sleep their last sleep -- Enmity between men and serpent -- The pasha's sword -- King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba -- King Solomon and Asmodeus -- Solomon and the four winds -- Solomon and his pride -- The game of chess -- Adares, King of Arabia -- The three litigants -- The wisdom and folly of women: The clever peasant girl -- The charitable woman and the three loaves -- The craftsman's wife -- The pious washerwoman -- The merchant's wife -- The righteous and the pious: The righteous is delivered out of trouble and the wicked comes in his stead -- The righteous heir -- The pious butcher -- Akiba and the daughter of Kalba Sabbuʹa -- The divided cloak -- Modesty and wisdom --Leviathan and the dutiful son -- Tales of wit and wisdom: The emperor and the deaf man -- The Test -- Maimonides and the king's dream -- The pomegranate seed -- The sack of corn -- Leviathan and the fox -- The hypocrite and the merchant's pledge -- Alexander of Macedon at the gates of paradise -- A king and destiny -- The Golem: The Golem of Rabbi Judah Löw -- The Golem and the bridal pair -- Why the scroll of the law fell to the ground -- The end of the Golem
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9780805204667
Lccn
74009870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00969623
  • (OCoLC)ocm00969623
Label
A portion in Paradise, and other Jewish folktales., Compiled by H.M. Nahmad
Publication
Note
Reprint of the ed. published by Norton, New York, in series: The B'nai B'rith Jewish heritage classics
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tales of the propher Elijah: A portion in paradise -- The seven years of blessing -- The prophet Elijah and the angel of death -- Rabbi Joshua ben Levi and the propher Elijah -- Tales of David and Solomon: The value of a boiled egg -- King David and the angel of death -- Where the kings of Judah sleep their last sleep -- Enmity between men and serpent -- The pasha's sword -- King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba -- King Solomon and Asmodeus -- Solomon and the four winds -- Solomon and his pride -- The game of chess -- Adares, King of Arabia -- The three litigants -- The wisdom and folly of women: The clever peasant girl -- The charitable woman and the three loaves -- The craftsman's wife -- The pious washerwoman -- The merchant's wife -- The righteous and the pious: The righteous is delivered out of trouble and the wicked comes in his stead -- The righteous heir -- The pious butcher -- Akiba and the daughter of Kalba Sabbuʹa -- The divided cloak -- Modesty and wisdom --Leviathan and the dutiful son -- Tales of wit and wisdom: The emperor and the deaf man -- The Test -- Maimonides and the king's dream -- The pomegranate seed -- The sack of corn -- Leviathan and the fox -- The hypocrite and the merchant's pledge -- Alexander of Macedon at the gates of paradise -- A king and destiny -- The Golem: The Golem of Rabbi Judah Löw -- The Golem and the bridal pair -- Why the scroll of the law fell to the ground -- The end of the Golem
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9780805204667
Lccn
74009870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00969623
  • (OCoLC)ocm00969623

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