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The first desire

by Nancy Reisman

  • 204 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Buffalo (N.Y.),
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- New York (State) -- Fiction.,
    • Jewish families -- Fiction.,
    • Missing persons -- Fiction.,
    • Buffalo (N.Y.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementNancy Reisman.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3568.E5135 F57 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination310 p. ;
      Number of Pages310
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3303483M
      ISBN 100375423087
      LC Control Number2004044665

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First edition thus. Softcover. First paperback edition of this classic Pulitzer Prize winning play. Includes serveral black and white images from the movie version that starred Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh. An about very good copy in wrappers with some minor wear and the usual toning to the pages.

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A Buffalo family personifies quiet desperation in this first novel by Iowa Short Fiction Award winner Reisman (House Fires, ).Abraham, a dour jeweler, is the widower-patriarch of the Cohen family, who occupy a rambling house on tree-lined Lancaster Street, a powerfully traditional Jewish home that Abraham’s four daughters and one son struggle to escape from with varying degrees of : Nancy Reisman.Desire Books & Records - 3/3 Whistler Street, Manly, New South Wales - Rated based on 60 Reviews "Desire Books is my favourite book shop of all /5(60).Thus, a desire to yell at a drunken reveler who disturbs my sleep is a first-order desire, while a desire that I not act on my desire to yell at the drunken reveler is a second-order desire.

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