In my father's court.

New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux [1966] .

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Standard Title Mayn ṭaṭn's bes̀-din-shṭub. English
Subjects Authors, Yiddish -- Biography.
Authors, Yiddish.
Jews -- Biography.
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991.
Description x, 307 pages 21 cm
Copyright Date [1966]
Notes Autobiographical.
Translation of Mayn ṭaṭn's bes̀-din-shṭub.
Presented by the Dr. Ari Kiev family to the I. Edward Kiev Judaica Collection. DGW LOCAL
Summary A memoir of the renowned writer's childhood tells of the household and rabbinical court of his father, and the thoughts and sensations that fed Singer's imagination.
Contents The Sacrifice -- Why the geese shrieked -- A broken engagement -- A gruesome question -- The washwoman -- A major din Torah -- The family tree -- After the wedding -- To Warsaw -- The oath -- The Purim gift -- The suicide -- To the land of Israel -- The dispensation -- The secret -- The will -- A day of pleasures -- The salesman -- Reb Chayim Gorshkover -- Reb Moishe Ba-ba-ba -- Traitl -- I become a collector -- My sister -- The miracle -- Reb Asher the dairyman -- The lawsuit -- To the wild cows -- The divorce -- Wolf the coal dealer -- Descendants -- The satin coat -- A boy philosopher -- Uncle Mendel -- The strong ones -- The shot at Sarajevo -- The recruit -- The studio -- Hunger -- Vain hopes -- The book -- The visa -- The journey -- Bilgoray -- The family -- Aunt Yentel -- Old jewishness -- Winter in Bilgoray -- New friends -- The new winds.
Genre Biography.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)323575
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991.
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