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The fools of Chelm and their history

Author: Isaac Bashevis Singer; Uri Shulevitz; Elizabeth Shub; Jane Byers Bierhorst; Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ©1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Even though they were poor, the people of Chelm were content with their lives until the Council of Sages made them aware of their problems.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaac Bashevis Singer; Uri Shulevitz; Elizabeth Shub; Jane Byers Bierhorst; Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.
ISBN: 0374324344 9780374324346 0374324441 9780374324445
OCLC Number: 750060
Notes: "Designed by Jane Byers Bierhorst"--Title page verso.
Description: 57 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: How Chelm came to be --
Who is the enemy? --
The war --
The revolt --
Chelm without money --
Feitel's reign --
The future is bright.
Responsibility: Isaac Bashevis Singer ; pictures by Uri Shulevitz ; translated by the author and Elizabeth Shub.

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Even though they were poor, the people of Chelm were content with their lives until the Council of Sages made them aware of their problems.

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