A HOUSE OF WORDS, Jewish Writing, Identity, and Memory (signed)

By: Ravvin, Norman

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Wraps edition issued simultaneously with the hardcover. A collection of essays "focusing on the way Jewish history -- particularly the Holocaust -- and tradition inform postwar North American Jewish literature," highlighting the concerns of such writers as Saul Bellow, Leonard Cohen, Eli Mandel, Mordecai Richler, Chava Rosenfarb, Philip Roth, and Nathanael West. Ravvin has signed this copy, on title page. 191 pages (including Notes, Bibliography, Index), illustrated. Light general wear. An unread copy, internally tight and clean.

Title: A HOUSE OF WORDS, Jewish Writing, Identity, and Memory (signed)

Author Name: Ravvin, Norman

Categories: Signed (all categories), Non-fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Montreal & Kingston, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1997

Binding: Stiff Card Wraps

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed by Ravvin, on title page

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 014088

Keywords: NORMAN RAVVIN, JEW, JEWS, JEWISH LITERATURE, HISTORY, HOLOCAUST, ESSAYS, E SSAYISTS, SAUL BELLOW, LEONARD COHEN, ELI MANDEL, MORDECAI RICHLER, CHAVA R OSENFARB, PHILIP ROTH, NATHANAEL WEST, LITERARY CRITICISM,