Love and Exile: An Autobiographical Trilogy

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Love and Exile contains the three volumes of the Nobel Prize Winner's spiritual autobiography, covering his childhood in a rabbinical household in Poland, his young manhood in Warsaw and his beginning as a writer, and his emigration to New York before the outbreak of war, with the concomitant displacement of a Yiddish writer in a strange land.

A one-volume edition of Singer's autobiographical trilogy: A Little Boy in Search of God,...

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Overview

Love and Exile contains the three volumes of the Nobel Prize Winner's spiritual autobiography, covering his childhood in a rabbinical household in Poland, his young manhood in Warsaw and his beginning as a writer, and his emigration to New York before the outbreak of war, with the concomitant displacement of a Yiddish writer in a strange land.

A one-volume edition of Singer's autobiographical trilogy: A Little Boy in Search of God, A Young Man in Search of Love, and Lost In America.

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Editorial Reviews

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"An astonishingly intimate record of a writer's inner wanderings."—Marina Hirsch, The San Francisco Chronicle Review

"Isaac Bashevis Singer is exhilerating good company . . . His companions and loves, responding to a master's slightest nudge, bound out of his memory and onto the page."—The New York Times Book Review

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780374519926
  • Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Publication date: 8/1/1997
  • Edition description: First Edition
  • Pages: 384
  • Sales rank: 1,143,137
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.86 (d)

Meet the Author

Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91) was the author of many novels, stories, children's books, and memoirs. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.

Biography

Isaac Bashevis Singer emigrated to New York from Poland in 1935 and found work with the Jewish Daily Forward. Author of many novels, collections of short stories, and books for children, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.

Author biography courtesy of Penguin Group (USA).

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    1. Also Known As:
      Isaac Warshofsky
    1. Date of Birth:
      July 14, 1904
    2. Place of Birth:
      Radzymin, Poland
    1. Date of Death:
      July 24, 1991
    2. Place of Death:
      Surfside, Florida

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