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A few years after the Second World War, a stranger enters the lives of Joseph Ivri and his family in Windsor, Canada. A dazzling beauty telling tales of wondrous places and wartime dangers, Eva carries with her, at great risk, the renowned Augsburg Miscellany-a magnificent 15th-century illuminated manuscript. And, as Joseph recounts the story of Eva and his growing love for her, he finally reveals the novel's secrets: the darkness to which we are all subject.

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Eva Laquedem, a scientist who has fled Prague at the outbreak of World War II, arrives, by accident, in Windsor, Canada, at the home of a devout widow and her two sons. Within her purse she carries the renowned Augsburg Miscellany, a magnificent 15th-century illuminated Hebrew manuscript, which gives them all a new experience of the world and its possibilities.

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Fleeing Prague in the wake of the outbreak of World War II, scientist Eva Laquedem wanders the world aimlessly, drifting rootlessly from place to place until she arrives in Windsor, Canada, at the home of a devout widow with two sons, carrying the Augsburg Miscellany, a beautiful fifteenth-century i

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From the author of the Wilbur Award-winning novel, The Far Euphrates...the story of a boy and his family transformed by the stories they find inside a rare illuminated Hebrew manuscript.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781573229753
Author:
Stollman, Aryeh Lev
Publisher:
Riverhead Trade
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Refugees
Subject:
Illumination of books and manuscripts
Subject:
Jewish fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Edition Description:
Mass Market
Series Volume:
v. 5
Publication Date:
20030304
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
8.26x5.76x.78 in. .57 lbs.

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Product details 288 pages Riverhead Books - English 9781573229753 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Eva Laquedem, a scientist who has fled Prague at the outbreak of World War II, arrives, by accident, in Windsor, Canada, at the home of a devout widow and her two sons. Within her purse she carries the renowned Augsburg Miscellany, a magnificent 15th-century illuminated Hebrew manuscript, which gives them all a new experience of the world and its possibilities.
"Synopsis" by , Fleeing Prague in the wake of the outbreak of World War II, scientist Eva Laquedem wanders the world aimlessly, drifting rootlessly from place to place until she arrives in Windsor, Canada, at the home of a devout widow with two sons, carrying the Augsburg Miscellany, a beautiful fifteenth-century i
"Synopsis" by , From the author of the Wilbur Award-winning novel, The Far Euphrates...the story of a boy and his family transformed by the stories they find inside a rare illuminated Hebrew manuscript.
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