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Publisher Comments:

A fictional exploration of primitive history, Singer's novel portrays an age of superstition and violence in a country emerging from the darkness of savagery. Part parable of modern civilization, part fascinating historical novel, it reaffrims the author's reputation as a master storyteller.

Synopsis:

A fictional exploration of primitive history, Singer's novel portrays an age of superstition and violence in a country emerging from the darkness of savagery. Part parable of modern civilization, part fascinating historical novel, it reaffrims the author's reputation as a master storyteller.

About the Author

Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91) was the author of many novels, stories, and childrens books. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780374181284
Author:
Singer, Isaac Bashevis
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
magical realism
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
3663
Publication Date:
19881001
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.58 x 5.8 x 1 in

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A fictional exploration of primitive history, Singer's novel portrays an age of superstition and violence in a country emerging from the darkness of savagery. Part parable of modern civilization, part fascinating historical novel, it reaffrims the author's reputation as a master storyteller.
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