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OTHER STORIES INCLUDING The Grey Wi? The Silent Sisters
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The Eternal Feminine The Serio-Comic Governess By ISRAEL ZANGWILL
umo Cloth $1.50 Mr. Zangwill is a curiously individual force in
English literature. Pathos, humor, keen sarcasm, and wit mark all
he writes. " Every line he writes shows an intellectual force that
is rare even in the gifted army of clever writers." He describes
his new book as " mainly a study of woman." The Boston Herald says:
? " Mr. Zangwill's stories reveal the grasp of a strong mind, the
fertility of a ready imagination, and the easy, natural flow of a
born story-teller." The New York Sun says: ? " Not only has he a
style, flexible, graceful, and as light as the flight of a
sea-bird, but he has ideas, and the art of sketching delicious
situations in an original and charming way." THE MACMILLAN COMPANY
66 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK GROTESQUES AND FANTASIES By ISRAEL
ZANGWILL Author of " Children of the Ghetto," " Merely Mary Ann,"
etc. Illustrated lamo Cloth $1.50 " Mr. Zangwill has disclosed to
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sketches he has printed are in a kindly and humorous vein, true to
life, and highly entertaining." ? Table Talk. " The audacity of
this ' King of Schnorrers' is something unequalled, and it is
enhanced by the pithy and original style in which the author
writes."?Boston Budget. " There are sixteen stories in the book,
and not one of them but is as improbable, as bright and glancing in
its satire and fun, as gravely comic and comically grave, as any
man, in or out of his senses, could wish. All the stories of the
volume abound in odd and ludicrous situations, and more than
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