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The book of fire, stories.

Author: Isaac Leib Peretz
Publisher: New York, Yoseloff [1960]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Peretz, Isaac Leib, 1851 or 2-1915.
Book of fire.
New York, Yoseloff [1960]
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaac Leib Peretz
OCLC Number: 631711
Description: 448 pages 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Joyful rejoicing --
Chassidic song --
Extirpated --
The story of the he-goat who couldn't say no --
The Baal Shem arranges a marriage --
The wedding gift --
Sarah Bath Tuvim --
Revelation --
The feast of the sabbath queen --
The lust for clothes --
The dowry --
A conversation --
The Shofar --
How the Yeshiva in the forest ceased to exist --
The hermit and the bear --
The Melamed of Chelm --
The days of the Messiah --
Old junk --
An exchange of letters --
The benefactor --
The canon's favorite --
Mendel Braine's --
Uncle Shachne and aunt Yachne. The Din Torah --
Go to Chedar Scamps --
What is a soul? --
The apron --
Downcast eyes --
Purim players --
The musician's death --
The tailor's story --
Country holiday --
The joys of parenthood --
Luckless --
Lonely --
Shammai Rothman --
The sacrifice --
Two brothers --
The poor boy --
What the moon tells --
The fast --
How a hermit stopped being a hermit --
Yankel pessimist --
Weaver love --
The pond --
Log tales --
In time of plague --
In the post chaise --
The seventh candle --
The outcast --
Chanukah lights --
Good! --
Not sentenced --
The victim.
Responsibility: Translated from the Yiddish by Joseph Leftwich.
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