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Satan in Goray.

Author: Isaac Bashevis Singer
Publisher: New York, Noonday Press [1958, ©1955]
Series: Noonday paperbacks, N134.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Singer's tale of the 17th century Polish town of Goray, whose inhabitants, in the wake of the Chmielnicki massacre, begin to believe that the Messiah shall soon arrive. In fact, it is not the Messiah who appears, but Satan.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991.
Satan in Goray.
New York, Noonday Press [1958, ©1955]
(OCoLC)805923277
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaac Bashevis Singer
ISBN: 0140053891 9780140053890
OCLC Number: 1139258
Description: xi, 239 pages 21 cm.
Series Title: Noonday paperbacks, N134.
Other Titles: Śoṭn in Goray.
Responsibility: [Translated from the Yiddish by Cecil Hemley and Elaine Gottlieb].

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Set in 17th century Poland, this is a novel of religious hysteria and violence. It relates the story of Goray, a small town laid waste by one of the worst pogroms in history. Isaac Bashevis also  Read more...

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