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Author Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991.
Title A day of pleasure : stories of a boy growing up in Warsaw / Isaac Bashevis Singer ; with photographs by Roman Vishniac.
Pub Info New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c1969.
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 Chilmark Juv Collection  J 921 SINGER     AVAILABLE
Descript 227 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Summary Nineteen autobiographical stories about the author's childhood in Poland from 1908 to 1918.
Contents Who I am -- The trip from Radzymin to Warsaw -- A day of pleasure -- Why the geese shrieked -- Reb Asher the dairyman -- To the wild cows -- The washwoman -- I become a collector -- The strong ones -- Reb Itchele and Shprintza -- The mysteries of the Cabala -- The satin coat -- A boy philosopher -- The shot at Sarajevo -- Hunger -- The journey -- Bilgoray -- The new winds -- Shosha.
Subject Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991.
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991 -- Homes and haunts -- Poland -- Warsaw.
Singer, Isaac Bashevis, 1904-1991 -- Childhood and youth.
Authors, Yiddish -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography.
Jews -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography.
Jiddisch.
Warsaw (Poland) -- Social life and customs.