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The Image is a collection of twenty-two entertaining stories that range in time from the old days in Warsaw to recent years in America. The title story is haunted by a unique love that falls like a shadow between a newly married couple.
Paperback, 324 pages
Published October 1st 1987 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (first published 1985)
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Some stories were certainly very nice, while some were boring, or probably I have been unable to understand or grasp their essence at this time. However, on an average, it was a quite satisfying read!
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Isaac Bashevis Singer was a Polish American author of Jewish descent, noted for his short stories. He was one of the leading figures in the Yiddish literary movement, and received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.
His memoir, "A Day Of Pleasure: Stories of a Boy Growing Up in Warsaw", won the U.S. National Book Award in Children's Literature in 1970, while his collection "A Crown of Feathers
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