Children of the Ghetto: A Study of a Peculiar People

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Library of Alexandria, 1901 - Jews - 410 pages
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CHILDREN OF THE GHETTO

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A long-overdue reissue restores to print an 1892 novel that is generally acknowledged as one of the earliest and finest works of Anglo-Jewish fiction. A scholarly and informative Introduction by ... Read full review

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 A Study of a Peculiar People
CHAPTER IV THE REDEMPTION OF THE SON AND THE DAUGHTER 
CHAPTER V THE PAUPER ALIEN 
CHAPTER VI REB SHEMUEL 
CHAPTER VII THE NEOHEBREW POET 
CHAPTER VIII ESTHER AND HER CHILDREN 
CHAPTER IX DUTCH DEBBY
CHAPTER X A SILENT FAMILY 
CHAPTER XXIII THE DEAD MONKEY 
CHAPTER XXIV THE SHADOW OF RELIGION 
CHAPTER XXV SEDER NIGHT 
BOOK II THE GRANDCHILDREN OF THE GHETTO 
CHAPTER II RAPHAEL LEON 
CHAPTER III THE FLAG OF JUDAH 
CHAPTER IV THE TROUBLES OF AN EDITOR 
CHAPTER V A WOMANS GROWTH 

CHAPTER XI THE PURIM BALL
CHAPTER XII THE SONS OF THE COVENANT 
CHAPTER XIII SUGARMANS BARMITZVAH PARTY 
CHAPTER XIV THE HOPE OF THE FAMILY 
CHAPTER XV THE HOLY LAND LEAGUE 
THE WATCH ON THE JORDAN 
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CHAPTER XVI THE COURTSHIP OF SHOSSHI SHMENDRIK 
CHAPTER XVII THE HYAMSS HONEYMOON 
CHAPTER XVIII THE HEBREWS FRIDAY NIGHT 
CHAPTER XIX WITH THE STRIKERS 
CHAPTER XX THE HOPE EXTINCT 
CHAPTER XXI THE JARGON PLAYERS 
CHAPTER XXII FOR AULD LANG SYNE MY DEAR 
CHAPTER VI COMEDY OR TRAGEDY? 
CHAPTER VII WHAT THE YEARS BROUGHT 
CHAPTER VIII THE ENDS OF A GENERATION 
CHAPTER IX THE FLAG FLUTTERS 
CHAPTER X ESTHER DEFIES THE UNIVERSE 
CHAPTER XI GOING HOME 
CHAPTER XII A SHEAF OF SEQUELS 
CHAPTER XIII THE DEAD MONKEY AGAIN 
CHAPTER XIV SIDNEY SETTLES DOWN 
CHAPTER XV FROM SOUL TO SOUL 
CHAPTER XVI LOVES TEMPTATION 
CHAPTER XVII THE PRODIGAL SON 
CHAPTER XVIII HOPES AND DREAMS 
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