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The Resource Bread givers : a novel, Anzia Yezierska ; foreword and introduction by Alice Kessler-Harris with photographs

Bread givers : a novel, Anzia Yezierska ; foreword and introduction by Alice Kessler-Harris with photographs

Label
Bread givers : a novel
Title
Bread givers
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Anzia Yezierska ; foreword and introduction by Alice Kessler-Harris with photographs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This masterwork of American immigrant literature is set in the 1920's on the Lower East Side of Manhattan and tells the story of Sara Smolinsky, the daughter of an Orthodox rabbi, who rebels against her father's rigid conception of Jewish womanhood. Photos
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1880?-1970
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yezierska, Anzia
Dewey number
813/.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3547.E95
LC item number
B74 2003
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Assimilation (Sociology)
  • Children of immigrants
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Women immigrants
  • Jewish families
  • Young women
  • Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
Label
Bread givers : a novel, Anzia Yezierska ; foreword and introduction by Alice Kessler-Harris with photographs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Karen and Michael Braziller book."
Contents
Hester street: Hester street -- Speaking mouth of the block -- Burden bearer -- "Empty-head" -- Morris Lipkin writes poetry -- Burden bearer changes her burden -- Father becomes a business man in America -- Hard heart -- Bread givers -- Between two worlds: I shut the door -- Piece of meat -- My sisters and I -- Outcast -- Man wanted me -- On and on-alone -- College -- New world: My honeymoon with myself -- Death in Hester street -- Lodge money -- Hugo Seelig -- Man born of woman
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxxvi, 297 p.
Isbn
9780892552900
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003007187
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51977895
  • (OCoLC)51977895
  • 1070443
Label
Bread givers : a novel, Anzia Yezierska ; foreword and introduction by Alice Kessler-Harris with photographs
Publication
Note
"A Karen and Michael Braziller book."
Contents
Hester street: Hester street -- Speaking mouth of the block -- Burden bearer -- "Empty-head" -- Morris Lipkin writes poetry -- Burden bearer changes her burden -- Father becomes a business man in America -- Hard heart -- Bread givers -- Between two worlds: I shut the door -- Piece of meat -- My sisters and I -- Outcast -- Man wanted me -- On and on-alone -- College -- New world: My honeymoon with myself -- Death in Hester street -- Lodge money -- Hugo Seelig -- Man born of woman
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxxvi, 297 p.
Isbn
9780892552900
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003007187
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm51977895
  • (OCoLC)51977895
  • 1070443

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