Book #29820

The Oath - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Elie Wiesel
The Oath - 1st US Edition/1st Printing. Elie Wiesel.

Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo; [xii], 283, [9] pages
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1973.
ISBN: 0394487796

An attractive first printing of the first American edition in Fine condition in Nearly Fine dustjacket with small crease to front flap; SIGNED and inscribed by author and Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel.

Nobel Prize winner Elie Wiesel's tale of an old wanderer, Azriel. It is about Jews and their enemies, friendship and hate, bigotry and war, testimony and silence - silence above all. Translated from the original French, Le serment de Kolvillàg by Marion Wiesel.

Price: $240.00

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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