By Ruth Wisse,David Bergelson,I. M. Weissenberg,Joseph Opatoshu,Mendele Mocher Sforim,S. Ansky
The authors of those novellas are one of the maximum masters of Yiddish prose. of their paintings, state-of-the-art reader will find a literary culture of substantial scope, strength, and diversity and should come nose to nose with a really memorable forged of characters and with a human neighborhood now irrevocably lost.
In her normal advent, Professor Wisse lines the improvement of contemporary Yiddish literature within the past due nineteenth and early twentieth centuries and describes the various shifts that came about among the Yiddish writers and the area approximately which they wrote. She additionally furnishes a short creation for every novella, giving the ancient and biographical history and supplying a severe interpretation of the work.
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A Shtetl and Other Yiddish Novellas by Ruth Wisse,David Bergelson,I. M. Weissenberg,Joseph Opatoshu,Mendele Mocher Sforim,S. Ansky