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Some laughter, some tears : tales from the old world and the new

Author: Sholem Aleichem; Curt Leviant
Publisher: New York : Putnam, [1968]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of stories, sketches, monologues, and satire by the Yiddish humorist, showing adults and children in the act of being themselves in many situations--at school, at work, on holidays, and in railroad cars.
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Genre/Form: Jewish fiction
Fiction
Translations
Short stories
Juvenile
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sholem Aleichem, 1859-1916.
Some laughter, some tears.
New York, Putnam [1968]
(OCoLC)654667720
Named Person: Sholem Aleichem; Sholem Aleichem
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sholem Aleichem; Curt Leviant
OCLC Number: 325077
Description: 254 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Elijah the Prophet --
The esrog --
The guest --
Pages from The song of songs: This night --
The dreydl --
Robbers! --
Esther --
Pity for living creatures --
A lost Lag B'Omer --
The penknife --
A bit of advice --
It's a lie! --
The tenth man --
Boaz the Teacher --
Velvel Gambetta --
Isser the shamesh --
The little redheaded Jews --
Mr. Green has a job --
Otherwise, there's nothing new --
The story of a greenhorn.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Sholom Aleichem. Selected, and translated, with an introd. by Curt Leviant.

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A collection of stories, sketches, monologues, and satire by the Yiddish humorist, showing adults and children in the act of being themselves in many situations--at school, at work, on holidays, and in railroad cars.

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