Author:Szymel, Maurycy (Mosze) Translated from the Polish by Aniela & Jerzy Gregorek

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The Shy Hand of a Jew: Poems by Maurycy (Mosze) Szymel

By: Szymel, Maurycy (Mosze) Translated from the Polish by Aniela & Jerzy Gregorek

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2013

Edition: First

Inscription: Heartfelt thanks to the NEA

Seller ID: CCCPOL

ISBN: 0982403852

Condition: New


Szymel's poetry revolves around the relationship between Jews and Poles, as well as other aspects of his life as a Jew living in Poland. He reveals a strong feeling of connection to Poland and often relies on the color an scent of its landscape and countryside. In "Poland" (1934, he writes; . . . gray, peasant horse how does my love appear to you when I caress your warm, sweaty head with a shivering hand, the shy hand of a Jew? --from the Intr... View more info