31 August 2017

Mesholim • Fables


On April 3, 1880 in the town of Lipcani, Bessarabia the great fable writer, Eliezer Steinbarg was born. It’s no exaggeration to say that among the Jewish youth in pre-war Bessarabia, Bukovina and Marmarosh-Sighet it was immpossible to find someone who didn’t know at least one line of a Steinberg fable...

Ostjüdische Zeitung, 11.01.1933

Courtesy: Yiddish Book Center

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