1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Introduction by Vivian Gornick. Fine- in Fine- dustjacket. Jacket lightly rubbed, price intact. Bright, tight and clean; no names, marks or tears. ISBN: 0892551607. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
An indispensable volume of immigrant literature.Individually, each of these 27 stories is authentic and immediate, as memorable as family history passed from one generation to the next; taken together, they comprise a vivid, enduring portrait of the struggles of immigrant Jews?particularly women?on New York's Lower East Side.
Über den Autor: Anzia Yezierska (1882-1970) was born in Poland and came to the Lower East Side of New York with her family in 1890 when she was nine years old. By the 1920s she had risen out of poverty and become a successful writer of stories, novels?all autobiographical?and an autobiography, Red Ribbon on a White Horse (Persea). Her novel Bread Givers (Persea) is considered a classic of Jewish American fiction. Her acclaimed books also include How I Found America: Collected Stories and The Open Cage. She died in 1970.
Titel: HOW I FOUND AMERICA: Collected Stories of ...
Verlag: Persea Books, 1991.
Buchbeschreibung Persea Books, 1996., 1996. 1st Trade paperback printing / edition. Introduction by Vivian Gornick. Artikel-Nr. A-21137700
Buchbeschreibung Persea Books, 1991., 1991. 1st printing / edition. Hardcover. Introduction by Vivian Gornick. Artikel-Nr. A-41473056