Original Cloth. 8vo. 326 pages. 24 cm. First edition. In Yiddish. "Di Agune ('The Abandoned Wife, ' 1961; Heb. Trans. 1962; Eng. Trans. 1974) , depicts all segments of Jewish Vilna between the wars. " - EJ 2008. "Grade's novel Di agune (1961; The Agunah) concerns an Orthodox woman whose husband is missing in action in wartime and who, according to Orthodox Jewish law, is forbidden to remarry, lest she enter into an adulterous union. " - Encyclopedia Brittanica. Subjects: Agunahs – Fiction. Agunahs. Fiction. Endpages wavy from water damage, some pages outer edges wavy from water damage, otherwise clean and fresh. Good - condition. (YID-21-53). Bookseller Inventory #
Title: DI AGUNE: ROMAN [AUTHOR INSCRIBED]
Publisher: Los-Andzsheles; Yidish-Natsyonaln Arbeter-Farband; New York: Hoypt-Farkoyf, Cyco-Bicher Farlag
Publication Date: 1961
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