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he also wrote about medieval Jewish history and literature,
especially about Palestinian Jewry.
I
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100th anniversary of birth. Born in London,
February 14, 1864, died in Middlehurst, England, 1926. The
outstanding novelist of English Jewish life toward the end of
the 19th century, such works as
Chi ldren of the Ghe t to , Ghe t to
Tragedies,
and
Ghet to Comedies
offer generally a sympathetic
description of this milieu.