The Resource Nineteenth-Century Jewish Literature : a Reader

Nineteenth-Century Jewish Literature : a Reader

Label
Nineteenth-Century Jewish Literature : a Reader
Title
Nineteenth-Century Jewish Literature
Title remainder
a Reader
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recent scholarship has brought to light the existence of a dynamic world of specifically Jewish forms of literature in the nineteenth century-fiction by Jews, about Jews, and often designed largely for Jews. This volume makes this material accessible to English speakers for the first time, offering a selection of Jewish fiction from France, Great Britain, and the German-speaking world. The stories are remarkably varied, ranging from historical fiction to sentimental romance, to social satire, but they all engage with key dilemmas including assimilation, national allegiance, and the posit
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
808.83/98924
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6120.95.J6N56 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Stanford Studies in Jewish History and C
Label
Nineteenth-Century Jewish Literature : a Reader
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Introduction; 1. Literature and the Invention of the Ghetto; Leopold Kompert, "The Peddler" (1849); Alexandre Weill, "Braendel" (1860); David Schornstein, "The Tithe" (1864); Samuel Gordon, "Daughters of Shem: A Study in Sisters" (1898); 2. Historical Fiction and the Sephardic Experience; Grace Aguilar, "The Escape: A Tale of 1755" (1844); Ludwig Philippson, "The Three Brothers" (1854); David Schornstein, "The Marranos: A Spanish Chronicle" (1861); 3. Experiments in Jewish Realism; Eugénie Foa, "Rachel; or, The Inheritance" (1833); Ben-Lévi, "The March 17th Decree" (1841)
  • Salomon Formstecher, "The Stolen Son: A Contemporary Tale" (1859)Amy Levy, "Cohen of Trinity" (1889); Israel Zangwill, "Anglicization" (1902); 4. Fictions of Religious Renewal; Ben Baruch, "The Preacher and the Bellows" (1844); Ben-Lévi, "The Fish and the Breadcrumbs" (1846); Sara Hirsch Guggenheim, "Aurelie Werner" (1863-64); Israel Zangwill, "Transitional" (1899); Sources; Suggestions for Further Reading
Control code
ocn831116710
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (478 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780804786195
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30438706
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)831116710
  • pebcs0804786194

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