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Image of 19th Century North African Jewish Book Peddler
Gravure sur bois, col. (15,0 x 10,5 cm) Illustration 433 de "Musee de Costumes"
Paris : Aubert, ca. 1880
“Fishke der krumer” [“Fishke the Lame”]
Image of 19th Century North African Jewish Book Peddler
Credit: Reproduced from: Sigfred Taubert, Bibliopola : Bilder und Texte aus der Welt des Buchhandels = Pictures and texts about the book trade = Images et texte sur la librairie.
Postcard depicting Mendele the Bookseller
Credit: Image courtesy of YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. See: Dan Miron. A Traveler Disguised : a Study in the Rise of Modern Yiddish Fiction in the Nineteenth Century. New York : Schocken Books, 1973.