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The Golden Ghetto; Two Novellas and Seven Stories.

By: Drache, Sharon Abron.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC., Beach Holme Publishers.: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24010

ISBN: 088878340X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; [8] - 157 pp. First Canadian edition and so stated. Cover art by Jeff Kuipers. From the back cover: "From the profane and satirical to the sacred . . . (this) new collection . . . explore, often with humour and always with disturbing acuity, the social and moral convolutions of modern Jewish society in Canada". Signed and dated by the author on the title page. The cover edges show some slight edge wear, otherwise fine.; Signed by Author View more info

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Ritual Slaughter.

By: Drache, Sharon.

Price: $5.60

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario., Quarry Press.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29037

ISBN: 919627277

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 19.5 x 12.5 cm.; 166 pp. Drache's first novel. A look at the conflicts between orthodox Jewish customs and traditional French Canadian culture set in a fictional Hasidic community (Datschlav) north of Montreal. She had previously published a collection of short stories, "The Mikveh Man". Drache has written for the Globe and Mail and the Jerusalem Post. This copy has minor wear to the fore corners of the covers. View more info

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The Mikveh Man and Other Stories.

By: Drache, Sharon.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Aya Press.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29012

ISBN: 0920544371

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 15 cm.; 83 pp. Issued in a limited edition of 750 copies. Eight stories included: "The Mikveh Man", "A Kitel", "Let's Make Music", "Boychick", "A Fable", "The Meeting", "Reaching for Mendel Rosenbaum", "The Scribe" and lastly, "Little Boxes". Printed on a cream coloured laid paper. One page glossary of Jewish terms and idioms on page 83. Very minor wear to the spine tips, else fine. View more info