Montreal: The Eagle Publishing Co, 1945. First edition. Hardcover. g+ to vg-. Quarto. 181pp. (2). Blue cloth boards, with gilt lettering on spine. B&W lithographic portrait sketch of the author at front. This is a book of memoirs by Canadian-Jewish author, publisher, and businessman Hirsch (Harry) Wolofsky, starting with his childhood in Poland and going through his life in Canada, where he immigrated in 1900. His work publishing the "Keneder Adler" (Canada's first Yiddish daily newspaper) and building the Montreal Jewish General Hospital is discussed in detail. Binding with light bumping and rubbing to head and tail of spine. Front and back covers with some smudging and light scratches. Interior with starting at front and back free endpapers. Binding in overall good+, interior in very good- condition. (Inventory #: 40661)
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