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The Jewish writer

by Jill Krementz

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Henry Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Portraits.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Jewish authors -- United States -- Portraits.,
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Portraits.,
    • Jews -- United States -- Intellectual life.,
    • Judaism and literature -- United States.,
    • Portrait photography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJill Krementz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.J4 K74 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination150 p. :
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL360008M
      ISBN 100805060375
      LC Control Number98020039

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