Two Scholars Who Were in Our Town and other novellas

Two Scholars Who Were in Our Town and other novellas

Author: S.Y. Agnon

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ISBN: 9781592643554

The volume’s title story, published here in English for the first time, tells of the epic and tragic clash between two Torah scholars in a lost world “three or four generations ago.” Agnon at his best –distilling the classical texts of Jewish study into a modern midrashic matrix.

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The volume’s title story, published here in English for the first time, tells of the epic and tragic clash between two Torah scholars in a lost world “three or four generations ago.” Agnon at his best –distilling the classical texts of Jewish study into a modern midrashic matrix. Includes revised translations of: “Tehilla,” “In the Heart of the Seas,” and “In the Prime of her Life,” all with new introductions and annotations. 

Language English
Author S.Y. Agnon
Binding Paperback
Number of Pages 288