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Kibitzers and fools : tales my zayda (grandfather) told me / Simms Taback

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PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction

J 398.208992 TAB

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Material Type
Book
Author
Taback, Simms.
Imprint
New York : Viking, 2005.

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Description
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Contents
The sign -- A made-to-order suit -- Chicken soup -- A philosophical dispute -- The umbrella -- An important question -- A shlemiel and a shlimazel -- Two brothers -- A case of mistaken identity -- The caretaker -- The restaurant -- If I were a Rockefeller -- The rabbi is so smart, or, how Chelm got bigger.
Summary
Thirteen brief, illustrated, traditional Jewish tales, each accompanied by an appropriate saying.
Audience
Ages 6 up.
Study Program
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning LG 3.6 0.5
URL
Table of contents http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip057/2005003859.html
Subject
Jews -- Europe, Eastern -- Folklore.
Tales -- Europe, Eastern.
Jews -- Folklore.
Folklore -- Europe, Eastern.
ISBN
0670059552 (hardcover) : $16.99
9780670059553
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