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With the characteristic style of prophetic biblical stories, this book narrates the misadventures of the Jew Abdias, a character who unequivocally evokes the biblical figure of Job. However, Abdias is no modern Job. He is a person who suffers, who bears and endures, but not because he is a sinner: precisely because, quite the opposite, he is a pious and honest man.

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Paperback, 128 pages
Published June 1st 2008 by Nordica Libros (first published 1847)
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Adalbert Stifter was an Austrian writer, poet, painter, and pedagogue. He was especially notable for the vivid natural landscapes depicted in his writing, and has long been popular in the German-speaking world, while almost entirely unknown to English readers.
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