treasury of Yiddish poetry

by Irving Howe

Publisher: Schocken Books in New York

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Irving Howe and Eliezer Greenberg.
ContributionsGreenberg, Eliezer, 1896-
LC ClassificationsPJ5191.E3 H6 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 378 p. ;
Number of Pages378
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4880978M
ISBN 100805205462
LC Control Number76009422

Condition: Good. No Jacket. T. Herzl Rome (illustrator). This offering is an older copy of A Treasury of Jewish Folksong selected and edited by Ruth Robin with Piano Settings by Ruth Post and Drawings by T. Herzl Rome. The book was published by Schocken Books in and appears to be a First Edition though it's not specifically stated as such. Treasury of Jewish Love: Poems, Quotations & Proverbs: In Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino and English (Treasury of Love): Poems, Quotations and Proverbs eBook: Gross, David 1/5(1). A Treasury of Yiddish Folk Sayings (New York: Warner Books, ) Shirley Kumove: Yiddish Research Bibliography and Guide, the New York Public Library's extensive list of Yiddish resources. Yiddish Poetry, Wexler Oral History Project of the Yiddish Book Center. Among their plus oral history interviews are more than conducted in. The Golden Treasury of English Songs and Lyrics is a popular anthology of English poetry, originally selected for publication by Francis Turner Palgrave in It was considerably revised, with input from Tennyson, about three decades ve excluded all poems by poets then still alive. The book continues to be published in regular new editions; still under Palgrave's .

Introduction Kadia Molodowsky’s “God of Mercy” ("El khanun") is a moving, fascinating, and challenging Yiddish poem written in It has been translated multiple times and adapted for use in a Hollywood movie. Molodowsky, a leading poet of her generation, lived in Warsaw, where she taught Yiddish and Hebrew from , before settling in New York. Joseph Leftwich has 12 books on Goodreads with 24 ratings. Joseph Leftwich’s most popular book is The Light from the West: The Life and Times of the Chas. A noted editor of Yiddish literature who discovered the author Isaac Bashevis Singer for an English-speaking audience, his work includes A Treasury of Yiddish Poetry. His books . Ruth Rubin devoted a lifetime to the collection and preservation of Yiddish folklore in poetics and songs. Her writings include books, articles and music collections. As a popular performer-folklorist, she would describe the background of her selections and then sing them in a simple, unaccompanied style.

The Golden Peacock: A worldwide treasury of Yiddish poetry Livnat. Di goldene pave proyekt [musical programme] Weisgall, H. The Golden Peacock [settings of folksongs for voice and piano] Zucker, Sh. The Golden Peacock: The Voice of the Yiddish Writer [CD] 2 For more about pre-nuptial henna ceremonies, see the blog "Eshkol Hakofer". To supplement his work as a poet, Bassin also sold insurance. His scholarly work, however, was as an anthologist. Bassin's two-volume work Antologye: finf hundert yohr Idishe poezye [Anthology: Five Hundred Years of Yiddish Poetry] (Dos Idishe Bukh, ) has been described by Yiddish scholar Kathryn Hellerstein as "a monumental collection of poets in Yiddish . Second Edition. pages. Softcover. reading copy. POETRY. A bilingual anthology. "The translations are highly faithful to the Yiddish and at the same time beautiful in English. The choice of poets is excellent." Isaac Bashevis Singer. (Key Words: Yiddish Language, Yiddish Poetry, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Anthologies, Bilingual Editions). book. The history of women writing Yiddish in the United States has yet to be written. The significance of the poetry and prose produced by women in Yiddish cannot be understood in terms of these counting exercises, revealing though they may be. Such assessments will emerge only from the ongoing work of translation, criticism, bibliography and, above all, reading.

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It discusses the religious mentalities of the Yiddish communities; the battles between Haskalah and Hasidism; Yiddish being looked down on by the Haskalah, but validated by Hasidism as a worthy language; the development of Yiddish and its literature before the 19th and 20th centuries (the period treasury of Yiddish poetry book that in which the stories in this collection were written); the influence of Reviews: A treasury of Yiddish poetry by Howe, Irving.; Greenberg, Eliezer, Publication date Topics Yiddish poetry Publisher New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston Internet Archive Books.

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Treasury of Yiddish Poetry has the merit of good translators and in telligent editors, a combination that sets this book apart from most of its predecessors.* Because of the difficulty of rendering adequately the older Yiddish poetry, such pi oneers as Ettinger, Peretz, and Frag have been omitted, and the concen tration is heavily modern.

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Treasury of Yiddish poetry. New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston [,c] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Irving Howe. In the s Howe taught English and Yiddish literature at Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts.

He used the Howe and Greenberg Treasury of Yiddish Stories as the text for a course on the Yiddish story, when few were spreading knowledge or appreciation of the works in American colleges and : Irving Horenstein, JThe Bronx. Yiddish literature began with translations of and commentary on religious texts.

(See article on the Yiddish language for a full description of these texts.) The most important writer of old Yiddish literature was Elijah Levita (known as Elye Bokher) who translated and adapted the chivalric romance of Bevis of Hampton, via its Italian version, Buovo d’Antona.

His Yiddish poetry will be included in the first issue of the new Yiddish journal "Gilgulim," while his English translations have appeared in Lyric and Words Without Borders. His poetry and translation will be represented in the forthcoming "Step by Step: An Anthology of Contemporary Yiddish Poetry" (Quodlibet, ).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston, New York. Includes indexes.

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