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Agnon, Samuel Joseph, 1888-1970
A book that was lost and other stories / by S.Y. Agnon ; edited with introductions by Alan Mintz and Anne Golomb Hoffman. 1st ed. New York : Schoken, c1995
(PJ 5053 A4A26 1995)

Agnon, Samuel Joseph, 1888-1970
Only yesterday / S.Y. Agnon ; translated from the Hebrew by Barbara Harshav. Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2000
(PJ 5053 A4T61 2000)

Agnon, Samuel Joseph, 1888-1970
Shira / S.Y. Agnon ; translated from the Hebrew by Zeva Shapiro ; with an afterword by Robert Alter. 1st Syracuse University Press ed. New York : Syracuse University Press, 1996, c1989
(PJ 5053 A4S5 1996)

Agnon, Samuel Joseph, 1888-1970
Two tales : Betrothed & Edo and Enam / by S.Y. Agnon ; translated from the Hebrew by Walter Lever. London : Victor Gollancz, 1966
(PJ 5053 A4T8 1966)

Almog, Ruth
Death in the rain : a novel / Ruth Almog ; translated by Dalya Bilu. 1st English language ed. Santa Fe, N.M. : Red Crane Books, 1993
(PJ 5054 A4972M313 1993)

Alter, Robert
Modern Hebrew literature / edited, with introductions and notes, by Robert Alter. New York : Behrman House, c1975
(PJ 5059 E8M6 1975)

Amichai, Yehuda
Not of this time, not of this place / by Yehuda Amichai ; translated from the Hebrew by Shlomo Katz. London : Vallentine, Mitchell, 1973
(PJ 5054 A65L6 1973)

Appelfeld, Aharon, 1932-
The Age of wonders / Aharon Appelfeld ; translated by Dalya Bilu. New York : Washington Square Press, c1981
(PJ 5054 A72 A4 1981)

Appelfeld, Aharon, 1932-
The Age of wonders / Aharon Appelfeld ; translated by Dalya Bilu. Boston : David R. Godine, c1981
(PJ 5054 A72 A4 1981)

Appelfeld, Aharon, 1932-
Badenheim 1939 / by Aharon Appelfeld ; translated by Dalya Bilu. 1st. English ed. London : J.M. Dent & Sons, c1980
(PJ 5054 A72B4 1980)

Appelfeld, Aharon, 1932-
The conversion / Aharon Appelfeld ; translated from the Hebrew by Jeffrey M. Green. 1st ed. New York : Schocken Books, c1998
(PJ 5054 A72T5613 1998)

Appelfeld, Aharon, 1932-
The Healer / translated from the Hebrew by Jeffrey M. Green. London : Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1990
(PJ 5054 A72H4 1990)

Appelfeld, Aharon, 1932-
Tzili, the story of a life / Aharon Appelfeld ; translated by Dalya Bilu. 1st Grove Press ed. New
York : Grove Press, 1996
(PJ 5054 A72K41 1996)

Barbash, Beni 1951-
My first sony / Benny Barbash ; translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu. 1st. paperback ed. London : Review, 1999
(PJ 5054 B32M31 1999)

Baron, Devorah, 1887-1956
The first day and other stories / Dvora Baron ; translated by Naomi Seidman with Chana Kronfeld ; edited by Chana Kronfeld and Naomi Seidman. Berkeley : University of California Press, c2001
(PJ 5053 B34A27 2001)

Ben-Ner, Yitzhak, 1937-
Rustic sunset & other stories / Yitzhak Ben-Ner ; translated by Robert Whitehill. Boulder, Colo : Lynne Rienner, 1998
(PJ 5054 B47S51 1998)

Bialik, Hayyim Nahman, 1873-1934
Random harvest : the novellas of Bialik / translated by David Patterson, Ezra Spicehandler. Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1999
(PJ 5053 B5A6 1999)

Dagan, Avidgor
The court jesters : a novel / by Avigdor Dagan ; translated by Barbara Harshav. Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 1989
(PJ 5054 D2195L4813 1989)

Dreaming the actual : contemporary fiction and poetry by Israeli women writers / selected, edited, and with introductions by Miriyam Glazer. Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, 2000
(PJ 5059 E1D74 2000)

Furstenberg, Rochelle
Images of Jerusalem : City of David in modern Hebrew literature / by Rochelle Furstenberg; Carol Diament, editor. New York, N.Y. : Hadassah, 1995
(DS 109 F8 1995)

Grossman, David, 1954-
Duel / David Grossman ; translated by Betsy Rosenberg. London : Bloomsbury, c1998
(PJ 5054 G76D8 19)

Grossman, David, 1954-
See under: love / David Grossman; translated from the Hebrew by Betsy Rosenberg. London : Picador, 1991 (c1989)
(PJ 5054 G76 1991)

Grossman, David, 1954-
The Smile of the lamb / David Grossman ; translated from the Hebrew by Betsy Rosenberg. New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1990
(PJ 5054 G76 1990)

Gur, Batya
Literary murder : a critical case / Batya Gur ; translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu. 1st HarperPerennial ed.. New York : HarperPerennial, 1994, c.1993
(PJ 5054 G79M3 1994)

Gur, Batya
Murder duet : a musical case / Batya Gur ; translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu. 1st ed. New York : HarperCollins, 1999
(PJ 5054 G79 1999)

Hareven, Shulamith
Thirst : the desert trilogy / Shulamith Hareven ; translated by Hillel Halkin with the author. San Francisco, Calif. : Mercury House, 1996
(PJ 5054 H37A25 1996)

Hedaya, Yael
Housebroken : three novellas / Yael Hedaya ; translated by Dalya Bilu. 1st Picador USA pbk. ed. New York : Picador USA, 2002
(PJ 5055.23 E33A23 2002)

Hoffmann, Yoel
Bernhard / Yoel Hoffmann ; translated by Alan Treister with Eddie Levenston. New York : New Directions, 1998
(PJ 5054 H6 1998)

Horn, Shifra
Four mothers / Shifra Horn ; translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu. 1st Piatkus ed. London : Piatkus, 1999
(PJ 5054 H67 1999)

In the land of the patriarchs' desire : the 20th century Hebrew short story / selected texts by Rivka Maoz. Jerusalem : Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rothberg School for Overseas Students, 1985
(PJ 5059 I5 1985)

Israel argosy / edited by Isaac Halevy-Levin. New York : Thomas Yoseloff, 1952
(PJ 5038 I8 1952)

Kaniuk, Yoram
Confessions of a good Arab : a novel / Yoram Kaniuk ; translated by Dalya Bilu. New York : George Braziller, 1988
(PJ 5054 K3 1988)

Kenaz, Yehoshua
Musical moment, and other stories / Yehoshua Kenaz. South Royalton, Vt. : Steerforth Press, c1995
(PJ 5054 K46M6 1995)

Kenaz, Yehoshua
Returning lost loves : a novel / Yehoshua Kenaz ; translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu. 1st ed. South Royalton, Vt. : Steerforth Press, c2001
(PJ 5054 K46M31 2001)

Kerrett, Etgar
The bus driver who wanted to be God : and other stories / Etgar Keret. 1st ed. New York : Thomas Dunne Books, c2001
(PJ 5054 K47A23 2001)

Keys to the garden : new Israeli writing / edited by Ammiel Alcalay. San Francisco : City Lights Books, c1996
(PJ 5059 E1K48 1996)

Kishon, Ephraim
No oil, Moses / Ephraim Kishon ; translated from the Hebrew by Miriam Arad. Jerusalem : Shikmona, 1975
(PJ 5054 K5N58 1975)

Liebrecht, Savyon 1948-
Apples from the desert : selected stories / by Savyon Liebrecht ; translated from the Hebrew by Marganit Weinberger-Rotman ... [et al.] ; foreword by Grace Paley ; introduction by Lily Rattok. London : Loki Books, c1998
(PJ 5054 L5 1998)

Liebrecht, Savyon, 1948-
A man and a woman and a man : a novel / by Savyon Liebrecht ; translated from the Hebrew by Marsha Pomerantz. New York : Persea Books, 2001
(PJ 5054 L5I8 2001)

Matalon, Ronit
The one facing us : a novel / Ronit Matalon ; translation by Marsha Weinstein. 1st American ed. New York : Metropolitan Books, 1998
(PJ 5054 M327Z3413 1998)

Megged, Aharon
The living on the dead / Aharon Megged ; translated by Misha Louvish. London : Jonathan Cape, 1970
(PJ 5054 M4H3 1970)

Modern Hebrew stories : stories in the original Hebrew / edited by Ezra Spicehandler, Hebrew Union College, Jerusalem. New York : Bantam Books, 1971
(PJ 5059 E8M6 1971)

Modern Israeli drama in translation / edited by Michael Taub. Portsmouth, NH : Heinemann, 1993
(PJ 5043.5 E5M6 1993)

New women's writing from Israel / edited by Risa Domb. London : Vallentine, Mitchell, 1996
(PJ 5059 E8N4 1996)

New writing from Israel : 1976 : stories, poems and essays / Selected and edited by Jacob Sonntag. London : Corgi Books, 1976
(PJ 5059 E8N4 1976)

Orlev, Uri, 1931-
The island on Bird Street / Uri Orlev ; translated from the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c1984
(PZ 7 O633I8 1984)

Orlev, Uri, 1931-
The man from the other side / Uri Orlev ; translated from the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin. 1st American ed. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1991
(PZ 7 O633I7 1991)

The Oxford book of Hebrew short stories / edited by Glenda Abramson. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1996
(PJ 5059 E8O9 1996)

Oz, Amos, 1939-
Black box / Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange in collaboration with the author. San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1988
(PJ 5054 O9K8 1988)

Oz, Amos, 1939-
Elsewhere, perhaps / translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange in collaboration with the author. [1st ed.]. San Diego : Harcourt Brace & Co., 1973
(PJ 5054 O9M341 1973)

Oz, Amos, 1939-
Fima / Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange. London : Chatto & Windus, 1993
(PJ 5054 O9M31 1993)

Oz, Amos, 1939-
My Michael / Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange in collaboration with the author.. London : Vintage, 1991, c1972
(PJ 5054 O9M51 1991)

Oz, Amos, 1939-
The same sea / Amos Oz ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange, in collaboration with the author. London : Vintage, 2002
(PJ 5054 O9O91 2002)

Rabinyan, Dorit
Persian brides / by Dorit Rabinyan ; translated from the Hebrew by Yael Lotan. 1st paperback ed. Edinburgh : Canongate, 1999
(PJ 5055.39 A35S51 1999)

Rabinyan, Dorit
Strand of a thousand pearls : a novel / Dorit Rabinyan ; translated by Yael Lotan. 1st U.S. ed. New York : Random House, c2001
(PJ 5055.39 A35H37 2001)

Reading Hebrew literature : critical discussions of six modern texts / edited by Alan Mintz. Hanover, NH : University Press of New England for Brandeis University Press, c2003
(PJ 5020 R39 2003)

Ribcage : Israeli women's fiction / edited by Carol Diament and Lily Rattok. [New York] : Hadassah, 1994
(PJ 5059 E8R5 1994)

Semel, Nava
Flying lessons / by Nava Semel ; translated by Hillel Halkin. 1st American ed. New York : Simon & Schuster, c1995
(PZ 7 S4657F1 1995)

Shabtai, Yaakov
Past continuous / Yaakov Shabtai ; translated by Dalya Bilu. Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society, 1985
(PJ 5054 S28Z51 1985)

Shalev, Meir
The blue mountain / Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin. New York : Harper Collins, 1991
(PJ 5054 S35 1991)

Shalev, Meir
Esau : a novel / Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Barbara Harshav. New York : Harper Collins, 1994
(PJ 5054 S351 1994)

Shalev, Meir
The loves of Judith / Meir Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Barbara Harshav. 1st ed. Hopewell, N.J. : Ecco Press, 1999
(PJ 5054 S35K41 1999)

Shalev, Tseruyah
Husband and wife / Zeruya Shalev ; translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu. 1st ed. New York : Grove Press, c2001
(PJ 5055.41 A43B3313 2001)

Six Israeli novellas / Ruth Almog ... [et al.] ; edited and with an introduction by Gershon Shaked ; translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu, Philip Simpson and Marganit Weinberger-Rotman. 1st ed. Boston : David R. Godine, c1999
(PJ 5059 E8S5 1999)

Sleepwalkers and other stories : the Arab in Hebrew fiction / edited by Ehud Ben-Ezer. Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner, 1999
(PJ 5013 A7B4 1999)

To be a free people in our own land : trends in Israeli fiction / selected texts by Rivka Maoz. Jerusalem : Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rothberg School for Overseas Students, 1988
(PJ 5059 M3 1988)

Yehoshua, A.B., 1936-
The continuing silence of a poet : the collected stories of A.B. Yehoshua / A.B. Yehoshua. London : Peter Halban, 1999
(PJ 5054 Y4A2 1999)

Yehoshua, A.B., 1936-
Five seasons / A.B. Yehoshua ; translated from the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin. 1st Flamingo ed. London : Flamingo, 1990
(PJ 5054 Y4M61 1990)

Yehoshua, A.B., 1936-
A journey to the end of the millennium : a novel of the Middle Ages / A.B. Yehoshua ; translated from the Hebrew by Nicholas de Lange. 1st Harvest ed. San Diego : Harcourt, 2000
(PJ 5054 Y4M31 2000)

Yehoshua, A.B., 1936-
A late divorce / A.B. Yehoshua ; translated from the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin. 1st Harvest ed. San Diego : Harcourt Brace & Co., 1993
(PJ 5054 Y4G31 1993)

Yehoshua, A.B., 1936-
The lover / by A.B. Yehoshua ; translated from the Hebrew by Philip Simpson. 1st ed. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, c1978
(PJ 5054 Y4M4 1978)

Yehoshua, A.B., 1936-
Mr. Mani / A.B. Yehoshua ; translated from the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin. London : Phoenix, 1994
(PJ 5054 Y4M31 1994)

on order :
Megged, Aharon / Foiglman
Oz, Amos / Soumchi
Oz, Amos / Unto death