Daughters of the Covenant: Portraits of Six Jewish Women

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Univ of Massachusetts Press, 1983 - Biography & Autobiography - 192 pages
 

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Contents

REBECCA GRATZ
1
EMMA LAZARUS
23
AMY LEVY
55
LILLIAN D WALD
95
EMMA GOLDMAN
119
HENRIETTA SZOLD
149
Bibliographies and Notes
173
Index
187
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Page 6 - ... would seldom acknowledge the fact, and when pressed upon the subject would deftly evade it by a change of topic." Scott's pen portrait of Rebecca might well have been written about Miss Gratz, of whom there are two excellent likenesses, the one by Sully, the other by Malbone. Sully said "that he had never seen a more striking Hebraic face. The easy pose, suggestive of perfect health, the delicately turned neck and shoulders with the firmly poised head and its profusion of dark, curling hair,...

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