A treasury of Jewish folklore: stories, traditions, legends, humor, wisdom and folk songs of the Jewish people

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Nathan Ausubel
Crown Publishers, 1948 - Fiction - 741 pages
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User Review  - bostonian71 - LibraryThing

Exhaustive and fascinating anthology of Jewish myths, legends, parables and other material. I really enjoyed reading all the different stories, including many I had never heard before (such as one ... Read full review

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User Review  - S. Sigerson - Goodreads

This book is a real treasure. Priceless. It includes history, biographies, anecdotes from the lives of historical personages, a thousand folktales on every theme, from the comical to the sublime. As ... Read full review

Contents

Such Odds
2
He Had Him Coming
8
WISE
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