Philipp Feldheim Inc.

Philipp Feldheim founded Philipp Feldheim Inc. in New York in 1939. He initially opened a Jewish bookstore, but later established a small press to disseminate Jewish literature in Hebrew and English. In 1968, he opened the Feldheim Publishing Ltd. in Israel as a branch of his publishing house.

Feldheim had fled Austria after Kristallnacht.

Resources

  • “About Feldheim.” Feldheim Publishers. Web. 03 Dec. 2012.
  • Fischer, Ernst. Verleger, Buchhändler und Antiquare aus Deutschland und Österreich in der Emigration nach 1933. Stuttgart: Verband Deutscher Antiquare, 2011.
Location: New York
Period: 1939-today
Publisher(s): Philipp Feldheim (1901, Vienna - 1990, New York)
Main Focus: English translations of Hebrew texts; Classical Jewish religious literature
Number of Titles Published: unknown