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The King of Schnorrers

Israel Zangwill

The King of Schnorrers

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Published by Halban in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementIsrael Zangwill ; illustrations by George Hutchinson ; with a new introduction by Chaim Bermant.
SeriesHalban reprints
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5922.K5
The Physical Object
Pagination7,156p. :
Number of Pages7156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21727983M
ISBN 101870015029
OCLC/WorldCa59839806

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At the end of Isaac Bashevis Singer's short story "Gimpel the Fool," Gimpel says another schnorrer is waiting to take his place. Groucho Marx, in his movies, often assumed the role.