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A little love in big Manhattan

by Ruth R. Wisse

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Mani Leib, 1883-1953.,
    • Halpern, Moshe Leib, 1886-1932.,
    • Yiddish poetry -- New York (State) -- New York -- History and criticism.,
    • Poets, Yiddish -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Poets, Yiddish -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography.,
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Intellectual life.,
    • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRuth R. Wisse.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPJ5129.B7 Z9 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 279 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2399042M
      ISBN 100674536592
      LC Control Number87029036

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