The magician of Lublin

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Penguin Books, 1980 - Fiction - 200 pages
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User Review  - ursula - LibraryThing

A slim volume, The Magician of Lublin packs a lot of moralizing into few pages. Yasha Mazur is the title magician, and although he's terrific at picking locks and making escapes, he can't seem to ... Read full review

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User Review  - kirstiecat - LibraryThing

This novel really reminded me a great deal of Dostoevsky's novels and there are times of madness that the protagonist goes through that recalled Raskolnikov's trials of mental anguish in Crime and ... 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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