The Penitent

Franklin Center, Pennsylvania: Franklin Library, 1983.

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Hardcover. First edition. Fine in full leather as issued. One of an unspecified number of copies of the first edition Signed by the author with a special message to subscribers from the author not included in the trade edition.

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The Penitent. Isaac Bashevis SINGER.
The Penitent

Isaac Bashevis Singer
birth name: Isaac Bashevis Singer
born: 7/14/1904
died: 7/24/1991
nationality: USA

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Polish-born American writer of novels, short stories, and essays in Yiddish. He was the recipient in 1978 of the Nobel Prize for Literature. His fiction, depicting Jewish life in Poland and the United States, is remarkable for its rich blending of irony, wit, and wisdom, flavored distinctively with the occult and the grotesque. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literaturemore

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