Passions

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Macmillan, May 16, 2003 - Fiction - 324 pages
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User Review  - turtlesleap - LibraryThing

This is a collection of short stories, each of which is based on some experience of passionate love in the life of a man. Female characters in all of the stories are undeveloped; serving principally ... Read full review

PASSIONS

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The seventh collection of Singer's short stories, again centered on the lives of Yiddish-speaking Polish Jews in Europe and the Americas before and after the holocaust—but here the "whims and ... Read full review

Contents

Hanka
3
Old Love
24
Errors
43
The Admirer
56
Sabbath in Portugal
77
The Witch
104
Sam Palka and David Vishkover
133
A Tutor in the Village
148
The New Year Party
162
A Tale of Two Sisters
181
A Pair
202
The Fatalist
218
The Gravedigger
234
Moishele
256
The Adventure
285
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Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-91) was the author of many novels, stories, and children's books. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.

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