Book #70444

Passions and Other Stories

Isaac Bashevis Singer
Passions and Other Stories. Isaac Bashevis Singer.

Binding: Cloth Spine
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First US Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1975.

A close to Fine first printing of the first US edition in Near Fine dust-jacket, minor edgewear; 312 pages.

Price: $40.00

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.