Octavo, 257pp. Orange hardcover, spine in blue cloth. Stated “first edition” on copyright page. In publishers near fine dust jacket, price on front flap, light wear at edges. From the personal library of Rabbi Stanley Rabinowitz and signed by him on the front free end paper.
Comments: Rabbi Stanley Rabinowitz was a spiritual leader for presidents, supreme court justices, Israeli prime ministers and the Washington DC community for three decades. As the leader of the Adas Israel Congregation in Washington, he was called upon by President Lyndon Johnson in the wake of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy to help craft the Thanksgiving Day address to the nation. A few years later, he was called upon by President Jimmy Carter to assist with the Camp David Accords. He is remembered by the Washington DC community as a teacher and advocate for social integration. He passed away in 2012.