Great Tales of Jewish Fantasy and the Occult: The Dybbuk and Thirty Other Classic Stories

Great Tales of Jewish Fantasy and the Occult: The Dybbuk and Thirty Other Classic Stories

by Joachim Neugroschel (Editor)

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Overview

Finally back in print, a classic collection of the best works of Jewish occult and fantasy. In these 31 stories, award-winning translator Joachim Neugroschel brings together a dazzling variety of writers and the most outstanding works of Jewish imagination and folklore ranging from the bizarre and visionary to glittering allegory and homespun realism.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780879517823
Publisher: The Overlook Press
Publication date: 07/31/2001
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 720
Product dimensions: 5.48(w) x 7.96(h) x 1.82(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Joachim Neugroschel has won three PEN translation awards and the French-American translation prize. He has also translated Thomas Mann's Death in Venice and Sacher-Masoch's Venus in Furs, both for Penguin Classics. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Joachim Neugroschel has won three PEN translation awards and the French-American translation prize. He has also translated Thomas Mann's Death in Venice and Sacher-Masoch's Venus in Furs, both for Penguin Classics. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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Great Tales of Jewish Fantasy and the Occult: The Dybbuk and Thirty Other Classic Stories 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
turtlesleap on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
Interesting as a collection of folklore, but, in the main, the stories are pretty dull.