Old love

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Fawcett Crest, Oct 1, 1980 - Fiction - 256 pages
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More than twenty stories--displaying the Nobel laureate's mastery of form, his range, and his unpredictability-feature New York writers, clairvoyants, Burial Society workers, fantasizing doctors, and other originals

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User Review  - figre - LibraryThing

They (whoever they are) constantly harp that one should write what one knows. No doubt, if you write what you don't know you run the risk (you are almost certain to experience the risk) of, at best ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

When do 18 very good stories add up to more than just 18 very good stories? When, as here, they are wisely arranged so as to provide heightened enjoyment: Singer's deadpan, boyhood-town glimpses of ... Read full review


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Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91) was the author of many novels, stories, children's books, and memoirs. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.

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