Yiddish Wisdom: Humor and Heart from the Old Country

by Christopher Silas Neal

Chronicle Books LLC | April 2, 2013 | Kobo Edition (eBook) |

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Decade after decade, Yiddish proverbs continue to capture the humor, warmth, and traditions of Jewish life. Now, the beloved Yiddish Wisdom has been expanded with even more proverbs and fresh illustrations to be cherished by a new generation. With more than 150 folk sayings translated in Yiddish and English-from the whimsical and witty (Dress up a broom and it will also look nice/Az men batziert a bezem iz er oich shain) to the poignant (When one must, one can/Az me muz, ken men) and practical (When you look to the heights, hold on to your hat/Az du kukst oif hoicheh zachen, halt tsu dos hitl)-this treasured volume is the perfect gift for any celebration.

Format: Kobo Edition (eBook)

Published: April 2, 2013

Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1452127735

ISBN - 13: 9781452127736

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Yiddish Wisdom: Humor and Heart from the Old Country

by Christopher Silas Neal

Format: Kobo Edition (eBook)

Published: April 2, 2013

Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1452127735

ISBN - 13: 9781452127736

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Decade after decade, Yiddish proverbs continue to capture the humor, warmth, and traditions of Jewish life. Now, the beloved Yiddish Wisdom has been expanded with even more proverbs and fresh illustrations to be cherished by a new generation. With more than 150 folk sayings translated in Yiddish and English-from the whimsical and witty (Dress up a broom and it will also look nice/Az men batziert a bezem iz er oich shain) to the poignant (When one must, one can/Az me muz, ken men) and practical (When you look to the heights, hold on to your hat/Az du kukst oif hoicheh zachen, halt tsu dos hitl)-this treasured volume is the perfect gift for any celebration.
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