Jewish symbolism

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Temple of Jerusalem (Jerusalem) -- Meditations., Judaism -- Customs and practices -- Meditations., Jewish art and symbo
Other titlesHirsch heritage., Naḥalat Tsevi.
StatementSamson Raphael Hirsch.
SeriesThe Collected writings ;, v. 3
ContributionsHirsch, Samson Raphael, 1808-1888., Rabbi Dr. Joseph Breuer Foundation., Samson Raphael Hirsch Publications Society.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBM45 .H4813 1984 vol. 3, BM700 .H4813 1984 vol. 3
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 260 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2331652M
ISBN 100873069242
LC Control Number86219683

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