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The People

The People

And Other Uncollected Fiction

Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Robert Giroux

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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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 stories. Set in the nineteenth century, The People has as its hero a Jewish peddler who is adopted as chief by an Indian tribe in the Pacific Northwest.

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The People

THE PEOPLE
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Yozip
HERE'S YOZIP rattling around in his rusty wagon.
After escaping military service in the Old Country, he worked a year and bought the vehicle in St. Louis, Missouri. Yozip...

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Praise for The People

“An excellent overview of [Malamud's] career.... Valuable both for its chronological span and for the genuine reading pleasure it affords, this is a must-have volume for anyone who treasures the work of one of the century's most talented writers.” —Publishers Weekly

“A significant addition to Malamud's singular work.” —Library Journal

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About the author

Bernard Malamud; Introduction by Robert Giroux

Bernard Malamud (1914-1986) also wrote eight novels, he won the Pulitzer Prize and a second National Book award for The Fixer. Born in Brooklyn, he taught for many years at Bennington College in Vermont.

Bernard Malamud

Copyright Seymour Linden

Bernard Malamud

Robert Giroux

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