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Zangwill, Israel 1864-1926

Overview
Works: 766 works in 2,631 publications in 13 languages and 23,673 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Religious fiction  Biography  Short stories  Sources  Controversial literature  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Sermons  Satire 
Roles: Author, Translator, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Creator, Contributor
Classifications: PR5922, 823.8
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Children of the ghetto : a study of a peculiar people by Israel Zangwill( Book )

138 editions published between 1885 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... [S]et in late nineteenth-century London, [it gives] an inside look into an immigrant community that was almost as mysterious to the more established middle-class Jews of Britain as to the non-Jewish population."--Cover page 4
The melting-pot; drama in four acts by Israel Zangwill( Book )

72 editions published between 1909 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The King of Schnorrers by Israel Zangwill( Book )

130 editions published between 1893 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Manasseh da Costa, protagonist of this hilarious novel, is a schnorrer (beggar) who lives on the charitable contributions of the Jews of late 18th-century London. Manasseh is far from being a humble panhandler for, as every schnorrer knows, supporting the poor is a commandment from God (a mitzvah) not just a favour. And as the descendant of Portuguese Jews who had lived in England for many generations, Manasseh is the social superior of those newly arrived from Eastern Europe (Tedesco)--even his wealthy 'patron' Joseph Grobstock. The book concludes as the ever-audacious Manasseh strikes a blow for tolerance and understanding--while helping himself along the way."--Librivox
Dreamers of the Ghetto by Israel Zangwill( Book )

81 editions published between 1898 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENTS.- Prelude: Moses and Jesus.- A child of the Ghetto.- Joseph, the dreamer.- Uriel Acosta.- The Turkish Messiah.- The maker of lenses.- The master of the name.- Maimon the fool and Nathan the wise.- From a matress grame.- The people's saviour.- The primrose sphinz.- Dreamers in congress.- The Palestine pilgrim.- The conciliator of Christendom.- The joyous comrade.- Chad Gadya.- Epilogue: A modern scribe in Jerusalem
Selected religious poems of Solomon Ibn Gabirol by Ibn Gabirol( Book )

27 editions published between 1923 and 2002 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"They that walk in darkness" : ghetto tragedies by Israel Zangwill( Book )

29 editions published between 1899 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENTS.- "They that walk in darkness."--Transitional.- Noah's ark.- The land of promise.- To die in Jerusalem.- Bethulah.- The keeper of conscience.- Satan Mekatrig.- Diary of a Meshumad.- Incurable.- The Sabbath-breaker
Ghetto comedies by Israel Zangwill( Book )

63 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The grey wig: stories and novelettes by Israel Zangwill( Book )

25 editions published between 1903 and 2007 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ghetto tragedies by Israel Zangwill( Book )

62 editions published between 1893 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The moment came near for the Polish centenarian grandmother to die. From the doctor's statement it appeared she had only a bad quarter of an hour to live. Her attack had been sudden, and the grandchildren she loved to scold could not be present. She had already battled through the great wave of pain, and was drifting beyond the boundaries of her earthly Refuge. The nurses, forgetting the trouble her querulousness and her overweening dietary scruples had cost them, hung over the bed on which the shrivelled entity lay. They did not know she was living again through the one great episode of her life. Nearly forty years back, when (though already hard upon seventy and a widow) a Polish village was all her horizon, she received a letter. It arrived on the eve of Sabbath on a day of rainy summer. It was from her little boy--her only boy--who kept a country inn seven-and-thirty miles away, and had a family. She opened the letter with feverish anxiety. Her son--her Kaddish--was the apple of her eye. The old woman eagerly perused the Hebrew script, from right to left. Then weakness overcame her and she nearly fell
The master; a novel by Israel Zangwill( Book )

41 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1895 novel represents Zangwill's rejection of the art for art's sake philosophy. In this story, the protagonist, a talented young artist, sacrifices everything for art, only to be become increasingly unhappy and isolated
Without prejudice by Israel Zangwill( Book )

28 editions published between 1893 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mantle of Elijah, a novel by Israel Zangwill( Book )

43 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novel is a study on the political and social conditions of the time, and concentrates on how a politician is able to 'sell' a colonial war to the people and what happens to various characters who are involved in this event
The voice of Jerusalem by Israel Zangwill( Book )

21 editions published between 1920 and 2013 in English and German and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The war for the world by Israel Zangwill( Book )

31 editions published between 1916 and 1921 in English and Undetermined and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children of the Ghetto; Ghetto Comedies; Ghetto Tragedies; The King of Schnorrers; The Melting Pot/Chosen People; The War for the World; Dreamers of the Ghetto; Italian Fantasies
The war god; a tragedy in five acts by Israel Zangwill( Book )

23 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in English and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maḥberet mi-shire Ḳodesh by Ibn Gabirol( Book )

4 editions published between 1923 and 1944 in Hebrew and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian fantasies by Israel Zangwill( Book )

25 editions published between 1910 and 1924 in 4 languages and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children of the Ghetto; Ghetto Comedies; Ghetto Tragedies; The King of Schnorrers; The Melting Pot/Chosen People; The War for the World; Dreamers of the Ghetto; Italian Fantasies
Children of the ghetto by Israel Zangwill( Book )

58 editions published between 1895 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children of the Ghetto; Ghetto Comedies; Ghetto Tragedies; The King of Schnorrers; The Melting Pot/Chosen People; The War for the World; Dreamers of the Ghetto; Italian Fantasies
Plaster saints : a high comedy in three movements by Israel Zangwill( Book )

8 editions published between 1914 and 1915 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The next religion by Israel Zangwill( Book )

15 editions published between 1912 and 1925 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Children of the ghetto : a study of a peculiar people
Alternative Names
Israel Zangwill angol származású amerikai író, cionista aktivista

Israel Zangwill Brits schrijver

Israel Zangwill englischer Schriftsteller, Journalist und zionistischer Aktivist

Israel Zangwill scrittore, drammaturgo e umorista inglese

Shloumi Yoshki Ben Shlemeal

Zangvil, Y.

Zangvil, Y. 1864-1926

Zangṿil, Yiśraʾel 1864-1926

Zangvillʹ, I. 1864-1926

Zangwil, Y. 1864-1926

Zangwil, Yiśraʾel 1864-1926

Zangwill, I.

Zangwill, I. 1864-1926

Zangwill, I. (Israel), 1864-1926

Zangwill, Israel

Zangwill, Israël 1864-1926

Zangwill, J. 1864-1926

Zangwill, Jsrael 1864-1926

Зангвилл, Израэл

Зангвилль, Израиль 1864-1926

Зангвиль, Израиль 1864-1926

Израел Зангвил

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זאנגוויל, ישראל

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זאנגװיל, י.

זאנגװיל, ישראל

זנגביל, ישראל

זנגביל, ישראל 1864-1926

זנגביל, ישראל 1964־1926

זנגוויל, ישראל 1864-1926

זנגוויל, ישראל בן משה

זנגויל, י.

זנגויל, ישראל 1864-1926

זנגויל, ישראל 1926־1864

ישראל זנגוויל

שנגויל, י.

اسرائيل زانجويل

يسرائيل زانغويل

장윌, 이스라엘 1864-1926

イズレイル・ザングウィル

ザングイル, イスラエル

ザングウィル, イズレイル

ザングウィル, イズレール

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The melting-pot; drama in four actsThe King of SchnorrersSelected religious poems of Solomon Ibn GabirolGhetto comediesThe grey wig: stories and novelettesA Jew in the public arena : the career of Israel ZangwillThe New End Theatre with Brian Daniels presents the world premiere of The crystal den