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  1. [Set of 16 first editions comprising:] Children of the Ghetto;

    [Set of 16 first editions comprising:] Children of the Ghetto;

    The King of the Schnorers; The Bachelor's Club; Children of the Ghetto; The Old Maid's Club; Ghetto Tragedies; The Master; Without Prejudice; Dreamers of the Ghetto; They That Walk in Darkness; The Mantle of Elijah; The Grey Wig; Ghetto Comedies; Italian Fantasies; The War for the World; Jinny the Carrier; The Voice of Jerusalem.
    First editions. A superb set of Zangwill's novels including the first Anglo-Jewish best-seller, Children of the Ghetto, and the popular satire The King of the Schnorers, about Jewish beggars in late 18th-century London. Israel Zangwill (1864-1926) was the child of Eastern European immigrants to England and spent his literary career exploring issues of identity, assimilation, and cultural tolerance, not only for Jews but for minorities of all types. Learn More
    £3,750

    Date of Publication: 1891

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 79651

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  2. The Grey Wig. Stories and Novelettes.
    signed

    The Grey Wig. Stories and Novelettes.

    First edition, first impression. Signed by the author on the title page. In the Harrod's Circulating Library binding with library ticket to the rear pastedown. This collection includes The Big Bow Mystery and seven other short stories. Learn More
    £65

    Date of Publication: 1903

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 83898

    Signed: Yes

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  3. The Works.

    The Works.

    Edition de Luxe, limited edition of 1000 copies, of which this is number 987. Signed by the author on volume 1. Learn More
    £450

    Date of Publication: 1925

    Published: London,

    Stock Code: 96125

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