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The silver candelabra & other stories : a century of Jewish Argentine literature

Author: Rita Mazzetti Gardiol; Alberto Gerchunoff
Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA : Latin American Literary Review Press, 1997.
Series: Discoveries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Translations of 20 stories by 12 writers, including immigrants, first (b. early-20th century) and second (b. 1930s-40s) generation. Variety of styles and subjects, some treating Jewish life and culture. Useful historical introduction by Gardiol; biographical page on each author; bibliography. Well-chosen stories and generally good translations"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Silver candelabra & other stories.
Pittsburgh, PA : Latin American Literary Review Press, 1997
(OCoLC)605132233
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rita Mazzetti Gardiol; Alberto Gerchunoff
ISBN: 0935480889 9780935480887
OCLC Number: 36942443
Description: xxx, 187 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The silver candelabra ; The divorce / Alberto Gerchunoff --
Betsy's death ; The cross / Samuel Glusberg (Enrique Espinosa) --
A good harvest / Samuel Eichelbaum --
The flaw ; The visit / Bernardo Verbitsky --
Hotel Commerce ; Beat it, Paraguayan / Bernardo Kordon --
Drifting balloons ; In the hero's shadow / Eugenia Calny --
The tarmites ; Now that she's coming / Isidoro Blaisten --
Of musicians and watchmakers / Alicia Steimberg --
Wild birds / German Rosenmacher --
Empty shell ; No one will take her place / Silvia Plager --
A plateful of latkes / Ricardo Feierstein --
Feiguele ; Ballet dancers / Cecilia Absatz.
Series Title: Discoveries.
Other Titles: Silver candelabra and other stories
Responsibility: edited and translated by Rita Gardiol ; [Alberto Gerchunoff and others].

Abstract:

"Translations of 20 stories by 12 writers, including immigrants, first (b. early-20th century) and second (b. 1930s-40s) generation. Variety of styles and subjects, some treating Jewish life and culture. Useful historical introduction by Gardiol; biographical page on each author; bibliography. Well-chosen stories and generally good translations"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.

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