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The Genius
Elijah of Vilna and the Making of Modern Judaism


Sami Rohr Prize

This book offers a new narrative of modern Jewish history based on the life and legacy of the most influential modern rabbinic figure, the eighteenth-century rabbi Elijah ben Solomon, known as the Vilna Gaon.


Lord Strange's Men and Their Plays

Phyllis Goodhart Gordan

This colorful account of Lord Strange’s Men, a renowned acting troupe that briefly dominated the London stage in the late Elizabethan Era, explores the company’s distinctive approach to the works of Shakespeare, Marlowe, and others; its bold theatrical innovations; and its remarkable influence on the dramaturgy of the time.

Cloth ISBN: 9780300179309   $45.00

Cloth ISBN: 9780300191998   $65.00


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