By: Levin, Meyer

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Hardcover with unclipped ($10.00) dust jacket. Thick 8vo (5.75 x 8.75"). 832 pp. 2nd Printing. Quarter bound in publisher's blue cloth over black boards, gilt (black) lettering on spine. The volume is in excellent, seemingly unread condition, with on a former owner's name neatly written on the ffep. The dust jacket (now in Mylar) is significantly chipped along the top edge and has a large closed tear on the rear panel, as well as a few tape repairs. FINE+/GOOD. A novel of a family who in the early 1900's flee Czarist Russia to become one of the first Jewish settlers of Palestine. It is a massive, moving, richly colored and enduring epic novel that embodies in the story of one family the author's central concern with the Jew and the return to the Jewish homeland. Meyer Levin is the author of several novels, including Reporter (1929) ; Frankie and Johnny (1930) ; Yehuda (1931) ; The New Bridge (1933) ; Classic Hasidic Tales (c. 1935) ; The Old Bunch (1937) ; Citizens (1940) ; My Father's House (1947) ; If I Forget Thee (1947) ; In Search (1950) ; Compulsion (1956) ; Eva (1959) ; The Fanatic (1963) ; The Stronghold (1965) ; Gore and Igor (1967) ; The Settlers (1972) ; The Obsession (1973) ; A Spell of Time (1974) ; The Harvest (1978) ; The Architect (1981) ; The Socratic Method (1987) ; and several plays, including Compulsion (1959) ; and Anne Frank (1967) ; and several other works. . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 832 pp


Author Name: Levin, Meyer

Categories: Historical Fiction, Novels, Poetry & Literature, Judaica,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1972

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 3621

Keywords: Judaica Jews Israel Immigration