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Yiddish literature its scope and major writers by Charles Allan Madison

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Yiddish literature -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 523-531.

StatementCharles A. Madison.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 540 p. ;
Number of Pages540
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19281934M

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