Stories for Children by Isaac Bashevis Singer - First Edition Children's Books - Vintage Child Book, Judaica, Nobel Laureate, 1980s

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First edition thus of Stories for Children by Isaac Bashevis Singer, a collection of 35 of Singer's best children's stories, selected by the author.

Written by Isaac Bashevis Singer. First edition thus, 1984. Farrar Straus Giroux.

"I still believe that in the beginning was the Logos, the power of the word."
- Isaac Bashevis Singer, 1984

Isaac Bashevis Singer (1902 - 1991) was a Nobel laureate in literature, and in addition to his short stories and novels for adults, he remains beloved for the stories he wrote for children.

This collection of 35 stories includes most of the stories for children Singer wrote up to 1984, when the book was published, including Zlateh the Goat, The Parakeet Named Dreidel, The Day I Got Lost, and The Power of Light. (Some stories were previously published in The Atlantic, The New York Times, and other newspapers and journals.)

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Condition*: Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket: Closed tear in the top left; scuffed at head of spine; mild shelfwear. Mild edgewear to cover boards. Inscribed on the front endpaper.

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