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The Resource Persian brides : a novel, by Dorit Rabinyan ; translated from the Hebrew by Yael Lotan

Persian brides : a novel, by Dorit Rabinyan ; translated from the Hebrew by Yael Lotan

Label
Persian brides : a novel
Title
Persian brides
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Dorit Rabinyan ; translated from the Hebrew by Yael Lotan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
A funny tale on the inhabitants of a Jewish quarter in a 19th century Persian town. A pregnant girl pines for marriage, a prostitute is accused of sleeping with the devil, a wife hides her ugly features by spreading a thin layer of goat butter on her husband's glasses. A first novel by an Israeli writer
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Summary
At the beginning of the 20th century, pregnant Flora Ratoyan's cloth-merchant husband deserts her, and her young cousin of 11, before her own marriage, comforts Flora in the Jewish quarter of the Persian town of Omerijan
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
006027
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
892.4/36
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ5054.R257
LC item number
S5613 1998
Literary form
fiction
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Target audience
adult
Label
Persian brides : a novel, by Dorit Rabinyan ; translated from the Hebrew by Yael Lotan
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
1571010
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
236 p.
Isbn
9780807614303
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97045493
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37836685
  • (OCoLC)37836685
Label
Persian brides : a novel, by Dorit Rabinyan ; translated from the Hebrew by Yael Lotan
Publication
Control code
1571010
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
236 p.
Isbn
9780807614303
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
97045493
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37836685
  • (OCoLC)37836685

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