Book #29843

The Image and Other Stories

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Binding: Original Cloth
Book Condition: As New
Edition: Limited/Numbered Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1985.
ISBN: 9993557404

Price: $290.00

A most beautiful Numbered edition, limited to 450 copies in unread As New condition housed in alike slipcase, still in its original shrink-wrap. Signed on the limitation page by author and Nobel Laureate Isaac Bashevis Singer.

The Image is a collection of twenty-two entertaining stories from Polish-born American author Isaac Singer. The stories range in time from the old days in Warsaw to more recent years in America. Other stories include Advice; The Bond; The Divorce; Strong as Death is Love; On the Way to the Poorhouse; A Nest Egg for Paradise; and A Telephone Call on Yom Kippur.

Author Bio

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Isaac Bashevis Singer (born November 21, 1902 in Leoncin, Congress Poland) was a Jewish author noted for his short stories. He is known as one of the leading figures of the Yiddish literary movement. Some of his works include Gimpel the Fool, Yentl the Yeshiva Boy, and The Golem . Singer received the Nobel Prize in 1978 for his “impassioned narrative art”. He died on July 24, 1991 in Surfside, Florida.

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