[New York]. White, Jerry.
Rothschild Buildings: Life in an East End tenement block, 1887-1920
History Workshop Series
Routledge & Kegan Paul
12 mo (5 1/2 X 8 3/4), pp. xviii, 301,indexed, illustrated with 28 b/w plates, foreward by Raphael Samuel. From DJ: "By talking to people who grew up in [Rothschild] Buildings in the 1890s and after, and using untapped documentary evidence from a wide range of public and private sources, the author re-creates in a unique richness of detail the life of that community and its relations with the economy and culture around it."
Scarce. An interesting study in Jewish life in America from the late nineteenth century through 1920.
Edition: First edition
Binding: Original Cloth
Condition: As New in Fine (price-clipped) DJ
Book Id: 1147