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The alphabet of creation : an ancient legend from the Zohar

Author: Ben Shahn; Maurice Samuel; Spiral Press,
Publisher: New York : Printed at the Spiral Press and published by Pantheon, [1954] ©1954
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Folklore
Legends
Children's books
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Shahn; Maurice Samuel; Spiral Press,
OCLC Number: 1525173
Notes: "The present interpretation has been rather freely adapted by Ben Shahn from the English translation of Maurice Samuel and other sources"--Colophon.
"Conceived and illustrated by Ben Shahn, this book has been set in Emerson type and printed at The Spiral Press, New York. The edition consists of 50 copies on Umbria hand-made paper numbered from 1 to 50, each of which includes an original drawing by Ben Shahn, and 500 copies on Rives mould-made paper numbered from 51 to 550, all signed by the artist"--Colophon.
Description: 45 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Zohar.
Responsibility: with drawings by Ben Shahn.

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