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"The first day" and other stories

Author: Devorah Baron
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats

Dvora Baron (1887-1956), the first modern Hebrew woman writer, was born in a small Lithuanian town in 1887. The eighteen stories in this book offer a re-creation of Jewish Eastern Europe from a  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Devorah Baron
ISBN: 0520085361 9780520085367 0520085388 9780520085381
OCLC Number: 44427066
Language Note: Stories translated from Hebrew and Yiddish.
Description: xxv, 236 pages : portrait ; 22 cm
Contents: Later Stories --
In the Beginning 3 --
First Day 16 --
Fradl 26 --
Bill of Divorcement 48 --
Family 58 --
Deserted Wife 90 --
Shifra 99 --
Grandchildren 109 --
Ziva 116 --
Early Stories --
Sister 137 --
Burying the Books 147 --
Kaddish 155 --
Bubbe Henya 162 --
An Only Daughter 172 --
Fedka 178 --
Aggravation 190 --
End of Sender Ziv 201 --
Liska 222.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Dvora Baron ; translated by Naomi Seidman with Chana Kronfeld ; edited by Chana Kronfeld and Naomi Seidman.
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