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Author LinkSkibell, Joseph.
Title LinkA curable romantic : a novel / by Joseph Skibell.
Edition 1st pbk. ed.
Imprint Chapel Hill : Algonquin books of Chapel Hill, 2011.
Description 607 p. ;  21 cm.
Type of Material Book
Gen. Note Includes reader’s guide and additional background material for Readers Round Table.
Summary When Dr. Jakob Josef Sammelsohn arrives in Vienna in the 1890s, he happens to meet Sigmund Freud, has a series of affairs, is haunted by the ghost of his abandoned wife, and eventually ends up in the Warsaw Ghetto in 1940. His Candide-like adventures illuminate a Europe moving between a new scientific age and age-old superstitions and beliefs.
Per.Sub. LinkFreud, Sigmund, 1856-1939 -- Fiction.
LinkZamenhof, L. L. (Ludwik Lazar), 1859-1917 -- Fiction.
Subject LinkJewish men -- Fiction.
LinkEsperanto -- History -- Fiction.
LinkVienna (Austria) -- Fiction.
LinkWarsaw (Poland) -- Fiction.

System Number 000669396
ISBN Link1616200839

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