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Gershon"s monster

a story for the Jewish New Year

by Eric A. Kimmel

  • 285 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- Folklore.,
  • Folklore.

  • About the Edition

    When his sins threaten the lives of his beloved twin children, a Jewish man finally repents of his wicked ways.

    Edition Notes

    Statementretold by Eric A. Kimmel ; illustrated by Jon J Muth.
    ContributionsMuth, Jon J, ill., Baʻal Shem Ṭov, ca. 1700-1760.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.K567 Mo 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL47128M
    ISBN 10043910839X
    LC Control Number99046986
    OCLC/WorldCa42420903

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