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A day of pleasure

stories of a boy growing up in Warsaw.

by Isaac Bashevis Singer

  • 199 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Warsaw (Poland),
  • Poland,
  • Warsaw
    • Subjects:
    • Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-,
    • Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904- -- Homes and haunts -- Poland -- Warsaw,
    • Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904- -- Childhood and youth,
    • Authors, Yiddish -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography,
    • Jews -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography,
    • Warsaw (Poland) -- Social life and customs

    • About the Edition

      Nineteen autobiographical stories about the author"s childhood in Poland from 1908 to 1918.

      Edition Notes

      Autobiographical.

      StatementWith photos. by Roman Vishniac.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPJ5129.S49 Z52 1969
      The Physical Object
      Pagination227 p.
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5696555M
      LC Control Number70095461


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Fourteen of the nineteen stories in A Day of Pleasure: Stories of a Boy Growing Up in Warsaw appeared earlier in Isaac Bashevis Singer’s first, much longer autobiographical work, In My Father.

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