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Fiction
Author: Leonard Wolf
ISBN: 0395325285
Subcategory: United States
Pages 278 pages
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; First Edition edition (October 1, 1982)
Language English
Category: Fiction
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1982) A novel by Leonard Wolf. A recreation of the life of Shabbatai Zevi, the young seventeenth-century Torah scholar who engaged thousands of Jews in belief in his messianic selection and whose dramatic life ended in tragedy Genre: Historical

1982) A novel by Leonard Wolf. A recreation of the life of Shabbatai Zevi, the young seventeenth-century Torah scholar who engaged thousands of Jews in belief in his messianic selection and whose dramatic life ended in tragedy Genre: Historical. Used availability for Leonard Wolf's The False Messiah.

THE FALSE MESSIAH By Leonard Wolf. The book abounds in odd artistic decisions. But in ''The False Messiah,'' Leonard Wolf set out to give us a vivid, sensual, entertaining historical novel. Our sense of Shabbatai's sexual torment is blunted by the fact that nearly all the sex in the book is decidedly kinky. In that he has clearly succeeded.

Leonard Ludovic Wolf was born to Joseph and Rose Wolf in Vulcan, Rumania. He wrote 27 books in his lifetime, including The Annotated Dracula, The False Messiah, The Passion of Israel, and two books of his own poetry

Leonard Ludovic Wolf was born to Joseph and Rose Wolf in Vulcan, Rumania. His father emigrated to America when Leonard was six months old. Leonard, his mother, and a brother then joined Joseph in the . His sister Shirly was born in this country. He wrote 27 books in his lifetime, including The Annotated Dracula, The False Messiah, The Passion of Israel, and two books of his own poetry. He was regarded as one of the finest English translators of Yiddish literature. He was particularly proud of his translation of "Winnie the Pooh" from English to Yiddish.

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Leonard Wolf is an author, teacher, and the father of Naomi Wolf. He is known for his authoritative annotated versions of classic gothic horror novels, including "Dracula", "Frankenstein", "The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde", and "The Phantom of the Opera". Born in Vulcan, Romania (Transylvania).

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A recreation of the life of Shabbatai Zevi, the young seventeenth-century Torah scholar who engaged thousands of Jews in belief in his messianic selection and whose dramatic life ended in tragedy