Book #29449

The Forgotten - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Elie Wiesel

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; 237, [3] pages
Publisher: New York London Toronto Sydney Tokyo Singapore: Summit Books, 1992.
ISBN: 0671689703

Price: $230.00

An attractive first American edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. Signed and dated "Nov 12, 1999" by Elie Wiesel.

A fascinating and passionate exploration of remembrance by Nobel Prize winning Elie Wiesel. Elhanan Rosenbaum and his son Malkiel reckon with faith and hope, guilt and despair as Elhanan, losing is memory resolves to tell his son all about his past, the heroic parts and the ones that fill him with shame. Translated by Stephen Becker.

Author Bio

Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel, born Eliezer Wiesel on September 30, 1928 in Romania, Jewish writer, professor, political activist and Holocaust survivor. He is the author of over 40 books, the best known of which is Night, a memoir that describes his experiences during the Holocaust and his imprisonment in several concentration camps. First written in Yiddish as the 900-page Un di velt hot geshvign (And the World Remained Silent), published in Buenos Aires. Wiesel was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1986.

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