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Bernard Malamud

Bernard Malamud
Copyright Seymour Linden

Bernard Malamud (1914–86) wrote eight novels; he won the Pulitzer Prize and a National Book Award for The Fixer, and the National Book Award for The Magic Barrel. Born in Brooklyn, he taught for many years at Bennington College in Vermont.

National Book Awards Winner

Pulitzer Prize Winner

Bernard Malamud

Pictures of Fidelman

Bernard Malamud
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

This is the story in art of the painter Arthur Fidelman, born in the Bronx and spending years of his life in Italy--Rome, Milan, Florence and Venice--pursuing his tumultuous career through adventure...

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God's Grace

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Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Dara Horn
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

God's Grace (1982), Bernard Malamud's last novel, is a modern-day dystopian fantasy, set in a time after a thermonuclear war prompts a second flood -- a radical departure from Malamud's...

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A New Life

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Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Jonathan Lethem
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

"An overlooked masterpiece. It may still be undervalued as Malamud's funniest and most embracing novel." --Jonathan Lethem

In A New Life, Bernard Malamud--generally thought of as a...

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The Fixer

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Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Jonathan Safran Foer
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The Fixer is the winner of the 1967 National Book Award for Fiction and the 1967 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

The Fixer (1966) is Bernard...

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Dubin's Lives

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Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Thomas Mallon
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

With a new introduction by Thomas Mallon

Dubin's Lives (1979) is a compassionate and wry commedia, a book praised by Christopher Lehmann-Haupt in The New York Times as Malamud's...

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The Tenants

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Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Aleksandar Hemon
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

With a new introduction by Aleksandar Hemon

In The Tenants (1971), Bernard Malamud brought his unerring sense of modern urban life to bear on the conflict between blacks and Jews then...

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The Magic Barrel

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Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Jhumpa Lahiri
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Winner of the National Book Award for Fiction

Introduction by Jhumpa Lahiri

Bernard Malamud's first book of short stories, The Magic Barrel, has been recognized...

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The Assistant

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Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Jonathan Rosen
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Assistant, Bernard Malamud's second novel, originally published in 1957, is the story of Morris Bober, a grocer in postwar Brooklyn, who "wants better" for himself and his family. First...

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The Natural

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Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Kevin Baker
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The classical novel (and basis for the acclaimed film) now in a new edition

Introduction by Kevin Baker

The Natural, Bernard Malamud's first novel, published...

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The Complete Stories

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Bernard Malamud; With an Introduction by Robert Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

New York Times Notable Book of the Year
Publishers Weekly Best Book of 1997

With an Introduction by Robert Giroux, The Complete Stories of Bernard Malamud...

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The People

Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Robert Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Includes Malamud's novel, The People, which was left unfinished at the time of his death in 1986, with the text presented as the author left it, as well as fourteen previously uncollected...

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The Stories of Bernard Malamud

Bernard Malamud
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Compassionate and profound in their wry humor, this collection of stories captures the poetry of human relationships at the point where reality and imagination meet.

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Rembrandt's Hat

Bernard Malamud
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

This collection of short stories by Bernard Malamud includes:

The Silver Crown
Man in the Drawer
The Letter
In Retirement
Rembrandt's Hat
Notes from a Lady at a Dinner...

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A Malamud Reader

Bernard Malamud
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

This volume presents between the covers of a single book the range and scope of one of the most distinguished writers in America, Bernard Malamud.

A Malamud Reader contains the complete...

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Idiots First

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Bernard Malamud
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Farrar, Straus and Giroux

This collection of short stories by Bernard Malamud includes:

Idiots First
Black Is My Favorite Color
Still Life
The Death of Me
A Choice of Profession
Life Is Better...

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