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The Resource The new Joys of Yiddish, Leo Rosten ; revisions and commentary by Lawrence Bush ; illustrations by R.O. Blechman

The new Joys of Yiddish, Leo Rosten ; revisions and commentary by Lawrence Bush ; illustrations by R.O. Blechman

Label
The new Joys of Yiddish
Title
The new Joys of Yiddish
Statement of responsibility
Leo Rosten ; revisions and commentary by Lawrence Bush ; illustrations by R.O. Blechman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An updated version of the informal dictionary which offers the history and folklore behind Yiddish and Hebrew words as well as literal translations adds information on linguistic and cultural changes since Rosten's day
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosten, Leo Calvin
Dewey number
422/.4391/0207
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1908-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bush, Lawrence
  • Rosten, Leo Calvin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yiddish language
  • English language
  • Jewish wit and humor
Label
The new Joys of Yiddish, Leo Rosten ; revisions and commentary by Lawrence Bush ; illustrations by R.O. Blechman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BK0003711808
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xxxii, 458 p.
Isbn
9780609607855
Lccn
2001028366
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The new Joys of Yiddish, Leo Rosten ; revisions and commentary by Lawrence Bush ; illustrations by R.O. Blechman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
BK0003711808
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xxxii, 458 p.
Isbn
9780609607855
Lccn
2001028366
Other physical details
ill.

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