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The Resource Yentl the Yeshiva boy, Isaac Bashevis Singer ; woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi ; [translated from the Yiddish by Marion Magid and Elizabeth Pollet]

Yentl the Yeshiva boy, Isaac Bashevis Singer ; woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi ; [translated from the Yiddish by Marion Magid and Elizabeth Pollet]

Label
Yentl the Yeshiva boy
Title
Yentl the Yeshiva boy
Statement of responsibility
Isaac Bashevis Singer ; woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi ; [translated from the Yiddish by Marion Magid and Elizabeth Pollet]
Creator
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Language
  • eng
  • yid
  • eng
Summary
Originally published in Yiddish as Yenṭl der yeshive-boḥer in the newspaper Goldene keyt in 1963 and English as a story in Short Friday. At the death of her father, Yentl cuts her hair, dresses as a young man, and sets out to study at a yeshiva
Member of
Summary
Yentl, a young woman who prefers men's activities to those of women, disguises herself as a man and sets out to find a yeshiva where she can continue her study of the holy books
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
056082
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1904-1991
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Singer, Isaac Bashevis
Dewey number
839/.0933
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PJ5129.S49
  • PJ5129.S49
LC item number
  • Y413 1983
  • Y4 1983
Literary form
short stories
NLM call number
000080928
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1919-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Magid, Marion
  • Pollet, Elizabeth
  • Frasconi, Antonio
  • Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
  • Rembrandt Press
  • A. Horowitz & Sons
  • A. Colish, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jewish women
  • Sex role
  • Gender identity
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Disguise
  • Yeshivas
  • Friendship
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Talmud Torah (Judaism)
  • Ethics
  • Love
  • Jews
  • Jewish women
  • Talmud Torah (Judaism)
  • Disguise
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Yeshivas
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Disguise
  • Ethics
  • Friendship
  • Gender identity
  • Jewish women
  • Jews
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Passing (Identity)
  • Sex role
  • Talmud Torah (Judaism)
  • Yeshivas
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Yentl the Yeshiva boy, Isaac Bashevis Singer ; woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi ; [translated from the Yiddish by Marion Magid and Elizabeth Pollet]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The text of this book was set in Emerson Monotype by A. Colish, Inc. The book was designed by Antonio Frasconi, printed by Rembrandt Press, Inc., and bound by A. Horowitz and Sons"--Colophon
  • Limited edition of 450 numbered copies, signed by Singer and Frasconi
Bibliography note
Includes notes on the woodcuts (page [61])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm09622313
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
58 pages
Isbn
9780374293482
Lccn
83011620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9622313
Label
Yentl the Yeshiva boy, Isaac Bashevis Singer ; woodcuts by Antonio Frasconi ; [translated from the Yiddish by Marion Magid and Elizabeth Pollet]
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The text of this book was set in Emerson Monotype by A. Colish, Inc. The book was designed by Antonio Frasconi, printed by Rembrandt Press, Inc., and bound by A. Horowitz and Sons"--Colophon
  • Limited edition of 450 numbered copies, signed by Singer and Frasconi
Bibliography note
Includes notes on the woodcuts (page [61])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm09622313
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
58 pages
Isbn
9780374293482
Lccn
83011620
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)9622313

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