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The death of Methuselah and other stories

Author: Isaac Bashevis Singer
Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of short stories that deal with Jewish folklore and legend.
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Translations into English
Fiction
Named Person: Isaac Bashevis Singer
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaac Bashevis Singer
ISBN: 0374135630 9780374135638 0374135649 9780374135645
OCLC Number: 16468912
Description: viii, 244 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The Jew from Babylon --
The house friend --
Burial at sea --
The recluse --
Disguised --
The accuser and the accused --
The trap --
The smuggler --
A peephole in the gate --
The bitter truth --
The impresario --
Logarithms --
Gifts --
Runners to nowhere --
The missing line --
The hotel --
Dazzled --
Sabbath in Gehenna --
The last gaze --
The death of Methuselah.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Isaac Bashevis Singer.
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A collection of short stories that deal with Jewish folklore and legend.

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