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My Father, Sholom Aleichem

by Marie Waife-Goldberg

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Sholom Aleichem Family Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - Theatre,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Ethnic Cultures - General,
  • Literary

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8796569M
    ISBN 101929068018
    ISBN 109781929068012
    OCLC/WorldCa463475211

    When you have read this book, you will know why many Jews refer to Sholom Aleichem not as "the great Jewish humorist," but rather as one of "the greatest writers of our time." There are short stories in this book too: "If I Were Rothschild," "The Littlest of Kings," and a dozen others that display Sholom Aleichem's wonderful storytelling gift. Sholom Aleichem (Hebrew greeting meaning "Peace be unto you!") was born near Pereyaslav, Ukraine, and settled in the United States two years before his death. The most popular and beloved of all Yiddish writers, he wrote with humor and tenderness about the Yiddish-speaking Jews of Eastern Europe and won the title "the Jewish Mark Twain".

    Sholom Aleichem began writing the book in , when he still lived in Europe, and it was the last book he worked on before his death in New York City The last chapter is unfinished. The plot may sound a bit gloomy, but actually it is a charming book, written in the mischievous and irrepressible voice of young Mottel. Center stage was Sholom Aleichem’s year-old granddaughter, Bel Kaufman, who introduced a clip from the forthcoming documentary “Memories Author: Masha Leon.

    Sholom Aleichem, the th anniversary of whose birth is currently being celebrated, is no stranger to ions from his work published in earlier issues include: “Journalism in the New Kasrilevke” (July ), “Sholom Aleichem in Sickness” (October ), and “Sholom Aleichem in Exile” (December ).   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.


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My Father, Sholom Aleichem book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This memoir of Sholom Aleichem by his youngest daughter i 5/5.

This is My Father wonderful book, interesting and very readable. Marie Waife- Goldberg, the youngest daughter of Sholom Aleichem has inherited her father's talent for writing - not the same style perhaps, but the observation and Sholom Aleichem book qualities. Just a 5/5(7).

Daughter Marusi (who would one day publish "My Father, Sholom Aleichem" under her married name Marie Waife-Goldberg) was born in A final child, a son named Nochum (Numa) after Solomon's father was born in (under the name Norman Raeben he became a painter and an influential art teacher).Died: (aged 57), New York City.

My Father, Sholom Aleichem Paperback – October 1, by Marie Waife-Goldberg (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $ 9 Author: Marie Waife-Goldberg.

Simon & Schuster, blue & gilt decorative (facsimile signature of Sholom Aleichem) cloth hardbound 8vo. dustwrapper in protective plastic book jacket cover. vg cond. binding square & tight. covers clean. sunfaded strip along top of cover where part of dustwrapper was missing.

edges clean. erasure spot on front flyleaf, otherwise contents. The Paperback of the My Father, Sholom Aleichem by Marie Waife-Goldberg at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Marie Waife-Goldberg. My father, Sholom Aleichem. New York, Simon and Schuster [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Sholem Aleichem; Sholem Aleichem; Sholem Aleichem; Marie Waife-Goldberg: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Marie Waife-Goldberg.

Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Waife-Goldberg, Marie. My father, Sholom Aleichem. London, Gollancz, A thoroughly winning biography (or rather memoir) of Sholom Rabinowitz, known to three generations as Sholom Aleichem, by the youngest member of what the ""Mark Twain of Jewish literature"" called his ""republic."" The Republic in the author's earliest memory included a stern but devoted grandmother, a lively mother, two brothers and two sisters.

Sholom Alcichem's life. My Father, Sholom Aleichem Waife-Goldberg, Marie. NEW YORK: SIMON & SCHUSTER, A memoir by his youngest daughter, the book relates both Sholem Aleichem’s life and the broader world of Russia before the Revolution.

She discusses how despite the simple country life he evokes in his stories, he in fact was a Kiev stockbroker involved in. The links below are a gateway to the vast online collections of our project partner the Yiddish Book Center. These resources include recordings of Sholem Aleichem stories read aloud by native Yiddish speakers, lectures and articles about the writer, oral history interviews with descendants of Sholem Aleichem and others he has inspired, and most excitingly of all free.

My Father, Sholom Aleichem by Marie Waife-Goldberg,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Holiday Tales by Sholom Aleichem at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. my father asked "Really Moishe," and Moishe, hat tilted to the side, was concentrating like a great architect deliberating over an important project and making measurements with his hands from here to there and from there to here Author: Sholom Aleichem.

This memoir of Sholom Aleichem by his youngest daughter is at once the first complete biography of a great writer and a warm and charming evocation of family life in pre-Revolutionary gh critics in many countries have commented voluminously on the world that Sholom Aleichem created in his stories -- that world of simple villages, of humor and wisdom 3/5.

My mother smacked me, and my father wiped my eyes, and promised to buy me a better, and bigger and handsomer watch than the one I broke. But the more my father praised the watch he was going to buy for me, the more I cried for the other, the old watch.

When my father was not looking, my mother wept silently for the old house. I handed in the manuscript of my biography to my editor literally hours before my wife went into labor and gave birth to our first child.

Most of my thinking about Sholem Aleichem that followed, perhaps naturally, had to do with fatherhood: easy enough, since the character he’s best, and most justly, known for is a Jewish father himself. Tevye's Daughters Short stories, Short stories Collected stories of Sholom Aleichem: Author: Sholem Aleichem: Translated by: Frances Butwin: Publisher: Crown Publishers, Incorporated, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan5/5(2).

Sholom Aleichem, Sholom Aleichem Probably the foremost writer of Yiddish literature, Sholom Aleichem () was a catalyst for its revival at the turn of the cen Franz Kafka, Kafka, Franz DIED:Vienna, Austria NATIONALITY: Czech MAJOR WORKS: The Metamorphosis () The Country Doctor: A Collection of Fourteen Short Anxiety, GRACE PALEY.

My Father, Sholom Aleichem by Waife-Goldberg, Marie A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The dust jacket is missing.

At Seller Rating: % positive. Solomon Naumovich (Sholom Nohumovich) Rabinovich (Russian: Соломо́н Нау́мович (Шо́лом Но́хумович) Рабино́вич) was born in in Pereiaslav and grew up in the nearby shtetl (small town with a large. From on, Sholom Aleichem produced over forty volumes in Yiddish, thereby becoming a central figure in Yiddish literature by Sholom Aleichem's narratives were notable for the naturalness of his characters' speech and the accuracy of his descriptions Jewish writer, Sholom Rabinovich (), who wrote under the pen name of Sholom /5.Back from the Fair The Great Fair: Scenes from My Childhood.

by Sholom Aleichem. Translated by Tamara Kahana. Noonday. pp. $ Take up the autobiography of a writer in that rare and, to us, almost unimaginably golden situation which was Sholom Aleichem’s—a writer whose very substance and identity were indivisible from his material and his audience, a writer to .Based on Sholom Aleichem’s letters and stories, the controversy surrounding his stories and plays, and his passionate involvement in the creation of a new homeland coupled with the personal recollections of those who knew him first hand, Aleichem Sholom!is written by the internationally acclaimed team of Chris DeCarlo and Evelyn Rudie, with lilting songs by Ben .