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The Complete Stories (1997)


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Published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1997
Edition:  First edition
Description:  xv, 634 pages ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0374126399 (alk. paper),
Language:  English

More than 50 stories on the Jewish experience this century. They chronicle the lives of Old Country ancestors, refugees, immigrants or just simple wanderers like the anti- hero Fidelman. The settings are on both sides of the Atlantic

Armistice -- Spring rain -- Grocery store -- Benefit performance -- Place is different now -- Steady customer -- Literary life of Laban Goldman -- Cost of living -- Prison -- First seven years -- Death of me -- Bill -- Loan -- A confession of murder -- Riding pants -- Girl of my dreams -- Magic barrel -- Mourners -- Angel Levine -- A summer's reading -- Take pity -- Elevator -- An apology -- Last Mohican -- Lady of the lake -- Behold the key -- Maid's shoes -- Idiots first -- Still life -- Suppose a wedding -- Life is better than death -- Jewbird -- Black is my favorite color -- Naked nude -- German refugee -- A choice of profession -- A pimp's revenge -- Man in the drawer -- My son the murderer -- Pictures of the artist -- An exorcism -- Glass blower of Venice -- God's wrath -- Talking horse -- Letter -- Silver crown -- Notes from a lady at a dinner party -- In retirement -- Rembrandt's hat -- A wig -- Model -- A lost grave -- Zora's noise -- In Kew Gardens -- Alma redeemed

Additional Credits:
Giroux, Robert.

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