The Bridal Canopy

The Bridal Canopy

Author: S.Y. Agnon

$19.95
ISBN: 9781592643547

This is Agnon's first novel-length work, considered one of the first classics of modern Hebrew literature.

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This is Agnon's first novel-length work, considered one of the first classics of modern Hebrew literature. It is often compared to Don Quixote in style, structure and theme. this novel features a series of interrelated folktales structured around the adventures of Reb Yudel Hasid, a man of apparent simplicity, but profound faith. This reissue of the original translation is accompanied by a new afterword and review of the critical literature. Translated by I.M. Lask, with a new forward by Jeffrey Saks. The New York Review of Books surveys The Toby Press S.Y. Agnon Library in “The Great Genius of Jewish Literature”

Language English
Author S.Y. Agnon
Binding Paperback
Number of Pages 444