From the Heart of Israel: Jewish Tales and Types by Bernard Drachman

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Author Drachman, Bernard, 1861-1945
Illustrator Warshawsky, A. G. (Abel G.), 1883-1962
LoC No. 24012036
Title From the Heart of Israel: Jewish Tales and Types
Contents Apologia pro libro suo -- The village Kehillah: Nordheim. Schnorrers. Gendarmes. Reb Shemayah and other Nordheim worthies -- The little horseradish woman -- The general -- Too late, but on time -- The proselyte of righteousness -- Isaac and Alice -- The scissors-grinder -- The shlemihl -- A victim of prejudice -- The rabbi's game of cards.
Credits E-text prepared by Richard Tonsing, Richard Hulse, and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team ( from page images generously made available by Internet Archive ( and the Google Books Library Project (
Language English
LoC Class PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature
Subject Jewish legends
Subject Jews -- Social life and customs
Subject Jews -- Folklore
Subject Jewish folk literature
Subject Tales -- Israel
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EBook-No. 60189
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Jun 17, 2020
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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