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by Roman Vishniac,Isaac Bashevis Singer
Singer has written an extraordinary book that will give many days of pleasure to adults as well as children," PW stated
Singer has written an extraordinary book that will give many days of pleasure to adults as well as children," PW stated. These are sensitive, youthful and observant portraits of what Jewish life was like in Poland. In his inimitable style, Singer wrote a series of short stories about growing up in Warsaw before, during and just after World War I. Perhaps they were aimed at younger readers, perhaps not. They don't deal with much mystery, love, sex, or death, but instead with daily life, poverty, Jewish and Polish characters around him, and with childhood explorations.
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Singer, Isaac Bashevis (1904-1991). Vishniac, Roman (1897-1990). Books for People with Print Disabilities.
Published in 1969, it is a series of 19 short stories written by Singer depicting his childhood growing up in the Jewish area of Warsaw. In each chapter, a different story is detailed, with a focus on specific people Singer encountered in his neighborhood during this period.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Isaac Bashevis Singer. The forty-seven stories in this collection, selected by Singer himself out of nearly one hundred and fifty, range from the publication of his now-classic first collection, Gimpel the Fool, in 1957, until 1981. They include supernatural tales, slices of life from Warsaw and the shtetls of Eastern Europe, and stories of the Jews displaced from that world to the New World, from the East Side of New York to California and Miami.
Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91) was the author of many novels, stories, and childrens books. Author: Isaac Bashev Singer. Author: Isaac Bashevis Singer. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978. What Our Readers Are Saying.
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By (author) Isaac Bashevis Singer, By (photographer) Roman Vishniac. The award-winning author writes of his boyhood in Warsaw, between 1908 and 1918, recounting tales of his family and neighbors and of Warsaw's aroma-laden, crowded Krochmalna Street, where foolishness and thievery mixed with wisdom and wonder show more. Close X. Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter.
Stories of a Boy Growing Up in Warsaw. Isaac Bashevis Singer; Photographs by Roman Vishniac. Singer's memories of his youth in Poland make a powerful, brilliant children's book
Stories of a Boy Growing Up in Warsaw. Singer's memories of his youth in Poland make a powerful, brilliant children's book. The author lays out a panorama of Jewish life in the city- the rabbis in black velvet and gabardine, the shopkeepers, the street urchins and schoolboys, the poverty, the confusion, the excitement of the prewar time.
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A Day of Pleasure is the winner of the 1970 National Book Award for Children's Books.
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