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The Resource A curable romantic : a novel, by Joseph Skibell

A curable romantic : a novel, by Joseph Skibell

Label
A curable romantic : a novel
Title
A curable romantic
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Joseph Skibell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Dr. Jakob Josef Sammelsohn arrives in Vienna in the 1890s, he happens to meet Sigmund Freud, has a series of affairs, is haunted by the ghost of his abandoned wife, and eventually ends up in the Warsaw Ghetto in 1940. His Candide-like adventures illuminate a Europe moving between a new scientific age and age-old superstitions and beliefs
Summary
When Dr. Jakob Josef Sammelsohn arrives in Vienna in the 1890s, he happens to meet Sigmund Freud, has a series of affairs, is haunted by the ghost of his abandoned wife, and eventually ends up in the Warsaw Ghetto in 1940. His Candide-like adventures illuminate a Europe moving between a new scientific age and age-old superstitions and beliefs
Storyline
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
360243
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skibell, Joseph
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish men
  • Vienna (Austria)
  • Freud, Sigmund
  • Esperanto
  • Zamenhof, L. L.
  • Warsaw (Poland)
Target audience
adult
Label
A curable romantic : a novel, by Joseph Skibell
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn505423877
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
593 p.
Isbn
9781565129290
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010018605
System control number
(OCoLC)505423877
Label
A curable romantic : a novel, by Joseph Skibell
Publication
Control code
ocn505423877
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
593 p.
Isbn
9781565129290
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2010018605
System control number
(OCoLC)505423877

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