The Image and Other Stories

The Image and Other Stories

by Isaac Bashevis Singer
     
 

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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.

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Overview

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.

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“Stunning prose - so itchy with barely suppressed desire, so compelling in its physicality, that the page itself seems to heat up as you read it.” —The New York Times

“A generous, vigorous gathering.” —Kirkus Reviews

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780374174668
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date:
05/01/1985
Edition description:
LIMITED
Pages:
354
Product dimensions:
6.47(w) x 9.73(h) x 1.26(d)

Meet the Author

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

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
July 14, 1904
Date of Death:
July 24, 1991
Place of Birth:
Radzymin, Poland
Place of Death:
Surfside, Florida
Education:
Attended Tachkemoni Rabbinical Seminary in Warsaw, Poland, 1920-27

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