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Tevye the dairyman : and Motl the cantor's son / Sholem Aleichem ; translated by Aliza Shevrin ; introduction by Dan Miron.

Aleichem, Sholem 1859-1916 (Author). Shevrin, Aliza. (Added Author). Sholem Aleichem, 1859-1916 Moṭel Peysi dem ḥazens. English. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780143105602
  • Physical Description: xl, 376 p. ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Group, c2009.

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Summary, etc.: Tevye is the lovable, Bible-quoting father of seven daughters, a modern Job whose wisdom, humor, and resilience inspired the lead character in the classic Fiddler on the Roof. And Motl is the mischievous nine-year-old boy who journeys with his family from their Russian shtetl to New York, and whose comical, poignant, and clear-eyed observations capture with remarkable insight the struggles, hopes, and triumphs of Jewish immigrants to America at the dawn of the 20th century.
Subject: Sholem Aleichem, 1859-1916 > Translations into English.

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