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SALAMON FABER
American Jewish Non-Fiction Books
1983-1984
! *
ART AND LITERATURE
A
m ic h a i
, Y
e h u d a
.
Great tranquility: questions and answers.
T r . from the
Hebrew by Glenda Abramson and Tudo r parfitt. New York,
Harper & Row, 1983. 90 p. pb
Poetry.
B
r a n d w e in
, N
a f t a l i
C
h a im
.
Leaves of shattered prayers.
Tel Aviv, Eked,
1983. 63 p.
Poems illustrated with Jewish symbols from the Dura Synagogue.
C
a r l i s l e
, T
hom a s
J
o h n
.
Eve and after: Old Testament women in portrait.
Grand Rapids, Erdmans, 1984. pb
Poetry.
F
ig u e r a s
, P
a u
.
DecoratedJewish ossuraries.
Leiden, Brill, 1983. 122 p. +
36 plates.
F
r i ed m a n
, R
ic h a r d
E
l l i o t
,
ed.
The poet and the historian; essays in literary
and historical biblical criticism.
Chico, CA, Scholars Press, 1983. 163 p.
F
u c h s
, D
a n i e l
.
Saul Bellow: vision and revision.
Durham, NC, Duke Uni­
versity Press, 1984. 345 p.
Critical analysis of Bellow’s fiction.
G
o l d b e r g
, J
u d i t h
N.
Laughter through tears: the Yiddish cinema.
Rutherford, NJ, Farleigh Dickinson University Press, 1983. 171 p.
G
r e e n s p a n
, E
z r a
.
The schlemiel comes to America.
Metuchen, NJ, Scare­
crow Press, 1983. 258 p.
Analysis of the comic tradition of modern Jewish writing.
G
r u
S
a
,
Jifti.
Franz Kafka of Prague.
T r . from the German by Eric
Mosbacher. Ndv York, Schocken, 1983. 125 p.
118 illustrated depictions corresponding to respective quotations
from Kafka’s works.
G
u n n
, G
i l e s
,
ed.
The Bible and American arts and letters.
Philadelphia,
Fortress/Chico, CA, Scholars Press, 1983. 244 p.
No. 3 in series “The Bible in American Culture.”
I
n sd o r f
, A
n n e t t e
.
Indelible shadows: film and the Holocaust.
New York,
Random, 1983. 234 p.
*A number o f books published abroad are also included.
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