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City scriptures : modern Jewish writing / Murray Baumgarten.

Author/Creator:
Baumgarten, Murray.
Publication:
Cambridge, Massachusetts ; London, England : Harvard University Press, 1982.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, [4], 185, [3] pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
American literature -- Jewish authors -- History and criticism.
Jewish literature -- History and criticism.
Jews in literature
Cities and towns in literature
Yiddish language -- Influence on foreign languages.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Cambridge.
England London.
Contents:
An urban phenomenon
Dual allegiances
Clothing and character
Abishag: the body's song
Community and modernity: Sholom Aleichem
Folk speech and holy tongue: Agnon and Borges
Language rules
City premises.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy has underlines, marginal marks and ms. annotations throughout.
Penn Provenance:
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1982
Contributor:
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0674132785
OCLC:
7736484
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