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The Resource Call it sleep, Henry Roth ; with an introduction by Alfred Kazin and an afterword by Hana Wirth-Nesher

Call it sleep, Henry Roth ; with an introduction by Alfred Kazin and an afterword by Hana Wirth-Nesher

Label
Call it sleep
Title
Call it sleep
Statement of responsibility
Henry Roth ; with an introduction by Alfred Kazin and an afterword by Hana Wirth-Nesher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1934, and immediately hailed as a masterpiece, this is a novel of Jewish life full of the pain and honesty of family relationships
Summary
An imaginative young boy, David Schearl grows up and comes of age in a candid portrayal of Jewish life in the immigrant tenements of New York, in a novel first published in 1934. Reprint. 10,000 first printing
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
053231
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roth, Henry
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.)
  • Jewish families
  • Immigrants
  • Boys
  • Boys
  • Immigrants
  • Jewish families
  • Jews
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Label
Call it sleep, Henry Roth ; with an introduction by Alfred Kazin and an afterword by Hana Wirth-Nesher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 461-462)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Cellar -- The Picture -- The Coal -- The Rail
Control code
ocm23940900
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xx, 9-462 pages
Isbn
9780374522926
Lccn
91021130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)23940900
Label
Call it sleep, Henry Roth ; with an introduction by Alfred Kazin and an afterword by Hana Wirth-Nesher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 461-462)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Cellar -- The Picture -- The Coal -- The Rail
Control code
ocm23940900
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xx, 9-462 pages
Isbn
9780374522926
Lccn
91021130
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)23940900

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