Book #52223

Souls on Fire: Portraits and Legends of Hasidic Masters - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

Elie Wiesel

Binding: Cloth Spine
Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [10], [2] 3-268 268 pages
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1972.
ISBN: 0394464370

A first American edition/first printing in Very Good condition with bumped corners and a gift inscription, in a Good+ dust-jacket.

Souls on Fire is the culmination of a five year long study and a lecture series. Wiesel reveals the portraits of the Hasidic Masters through his superb retelling of their legends. Translated from the French by his wife Marion Erster Wiesel.

Price: $40.00

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.