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Jewish tales

Leo PavlaМЃt

Jewish tales

by Leo PavlaМЃt

  • 48 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Beehive Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- Folklore.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Leo Pavlát ; illustrated by Jiří Běhounek ; translated by Stephen Finn.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(232)p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17241852M
    ISBN 100856137847

      I was very pleasantly surprised by this little book. IT is a lovely collection of traditional Jewish folk tales. I bought it for a little gift for a child, expecting it to be aimed for little kids (based on the number of pages and the fact that it is in the Dover children's collection).4/5(1). The Barefoot Book of Jewish Tales, written by Shoshana Boyd Gelfand and illustrated by Amanda Hall, is published by Barefoot Books. x. This website uses cookies to improve our website, assist in program awareness, and give you the best possible experience when using our site. By continuing to browse, you're agreeing to our use of cookies.

    The Barefoot Book of Jewish Tales A BAREFOOT DISCUSSION GUIDE FOR AGES 7+ 1. Why should we pass stories on? 2. How can stories help explain difficult things? Can you think of any stories that help us understand our lives and what happens to us? 3. Lilith's Cave: Jewish Tales of the Supernatural. Once upon a time in the city of Tunis, a flirtatious young girl was drawn into Lilith's dangerous web by glancing repeatedly at herself in the mirror. It seems that a demon daughter of the legendary Lilith had made her home in the mirror and would soon completely possess the unsuspecting girl.

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