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The dyke and the dybbuk

Author: Ellen Galford
Publisher: Seattle, Wash. : Seal Press, 1994 ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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For abandoning her lover, a lesbian is cursed by an evil spirit--her descendants will bear only daughters--but a sage outwits the spirit by trapping it in a tree. Two hundred years later lightning releases the spirit and it goes after the woman's 20th Century descendant, Rainbow Rosenbloom, a taxi driver and film critic.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Jewish fiction
Lesbian fiction
Fiction
Proofs (Printing)
Fantastic fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellen Galford
ISBN: 1878067516 9781878067517
OCLC Number: 30154290
Awards: Lambda Literary Award, 1994
Description: 248 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Dyke & the dybbuk
Responsibility: Ellen Galford.

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Dybbuk Kokos, a soul-stealing demon of Jewish folklore, is freed after 200 years trapped inside a tree. She seeks the descendant of the woman she was to haunt long ago--but finds the unexpected in  Read more...

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