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"An anthology of Yiddish folk tales that never before have been available in English, Radiant Days, Haunted Nights reveals the enormous breadth and depth of Yiddish folk literature, from its roots to its full blossoming in the modern era." "Standing at the intersection of the spoken folk tale and the European tradition of printed literature, the Yiddish folk literature col ...more
Hardcover, 432 pages
Published November 17th 2005 by Overlook Books
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