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Author: Henry Roth
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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First published in 1934, and immediately hailed as a masterpiece, this is a novel of Jewish life full of the pain and honesty of family relationships.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Jewish fiction
Bildungsromane
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Roth
ISBN: 0374118191 9780374118198 0374522928 9780374522926
OCLC Number: 23940900
Description: xx, 9-462 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The Cellar --
The Picture --
The Coal --
The Rail.
Responsibility: Henry Roth ; with an introduction by Alfred Kazin and an afterword by Hana Wirth-Nesher.

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First published in 1934, and immediately hailed as a masterpiece, this is a novel of Jewish life full of the pain and honesty of family relationships.

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