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Favorite tales of Sholom Aleichem

Author: Sholem Aleichem; Julius Butwin; Frances Butwin
Publisher: New York : Avenel Books : Distributed by Crown Publishers, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Text originally pub. in two separate volumes titled: The Old Country : collected stories of Sholom Aleichem (1946) and Tevye's Daughters (1949).
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Fiction
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Sholem Aleichem; Sholem Aleichem
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sholem Aleichem; Julius Butwin; Frances Butwin
ISBN: 0517412942 9780517412947
OCLC Number: 9644840
Notes: Text originally appeared in 2 separate vols. under the titles: The old country (1946) and Tevye's daughters (1949).
Description: xix, 692 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The town of the little people --
The inheritors --
Tevye wins a fortune --
A page from The song of songs --
Two dead men --
The clock that struck thirteen --
Home for Passover --
The enchanted tailor --
A Yom Kippur scandal --
In haste --
Eternal life --
Hannukah money --
Tit for tat --
A daughter's grave --
The miracle of Hashono Rabo --
You mustn't weep--it's Yom-Tev --
I'm lucky--I'm an orphan --
Dreyfus in Kasrilevka --
The convoy --
The fiddle --
The day before Yom Kippur --
Three little heads --
A country Passover --
The lottery ticket --
Cnards --
The bubble bursts --
If I were Rothschild --
Modern children --
Competitors --
Another page from The song of songs --
Hodel --
The happiest man in Kodno --
A wedding without musicians --
What will become of me? --
Chava --
The joys of parenthood --
The littlest of kings --
The man from Buenos Aires --
May God have mercy --
Schprintze --
The merrymakers. Celebrating Simchas Torah ; Aleck the mechanic ; Kopel the brain ; Mendel the Tinman --
An easy fast --
The little pot --
Two shalachmones, or A Purim scandal --
Tevye goes to Palestine --
Gy-ma-na-si-a --
The Purim feast --
From Passover to Succos, or The chess player's story --
Get thee out --
The Passover expropriation --
The German --
Third class.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: translated by Julius and Frances Butwin ; illustrations by Ben Shahn.

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Text originally pub. in two separate volumes titled: The Old Country : collected stories of Sholom Aleichem (1946) and Tevye's Daughters (1949).

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