|Statement||S. J. Agnon and now rendered into English by I. M. Lask.|
|Contributions||Lask, I. M. 1905- tr.|
|LC Classifications||PZ3.A2733 Br|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xix, 373 p.|
|Number of Pages||373|
|LC Control Number||37027175|
Bridal Canopy Paperback – Ma by Shmuel Yosef Agnon (Author)/5(6). The Bridal Canopy book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The story of a poor but devout Galician Jew, Reb Yudel, who wander 4/5. The Bridal Canopy, Nobel laureate S.Y. Agnon's mock epic novel, is an elaborate frame story encompassing dozens of Hassidic tales. Set in early nineteenth-century Galicia, the plot is part quest, part comedy of errors, progressively departing from its opening tone of realism. The bridal canopy Hardcover – January 1, by Shmuel Yosef Agnon (Author)/5(6).
The Bridal Canopy is the story of a poor but devout Galician Jew, Rob Yudel, who wanders the countryside with his companion, Nuta, during the early nineteenth century in search of bridegrooms for his three daughters. At the heart of this work are the stories and the stories within the stories, which the two travelers share on their : Toby Press LLC, The. The Bridal Canopy (Hebrew: הכנסת כלה , Hakhnasat Kallah), a novel by Shmuel Yosef Agnon, is considered to be one of the first classics of modern Hebrew literature. In , Agnon shared the Nobel Prize in Literature, the first author to do so writing in modern Hebrew. The Bridal Canopy, a major work in Hebrew literature, has been compared to Miguel de Cervantes’s Don Quixote de la Mancha (, ). On the surface, Agnon’s work seems a simple tale set in. The chuppah is a tapestry attached to the tops of four poles. The word chuppah means covering or protection, and is intended as a roof or covering for the bride and groom at their wedding.. The chuppah is not merely a charming folk custom, a ceremonial object carried over from a primitive past. It serves a definite, though complicated, legal purpose: It is the decisive act that formally Author: Maurice Lamm.