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Comedy in a minor key

Keilson, Hans.

New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1947/2010.

135p.

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Orininally published in 1947 and now translated into English for the first time, this darkly comic novella tells of ordinary people resisting Nazi occupation. A Dutch couple, Wim and Marie, fist hide a Jew, then must dispose of his body when he dies of pneumonia.

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ISBN:

978-0-374-12675-9

Author:

Keilson, Hans.

Title:

Comedy in a minor key.

Publisher:

New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1947/2010.

Physical:

135p.

Summary:

Orininally published in 1947 and now translated into English for the first time, this darkly comic novella tells of ordinary people resisting Nazi occupation. A Dutch couple, Wim and Marie, fist hide a Jew, then must dispose of his body when he dies of pneumonia.

Subject:

Holocaust, 1939-1945--Fiction

Subject:

Holocaust, 1939-1945--Netherlands--Fiction

Subject:

Holocaust, 1939-1945--Resistance movement--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Searls, Damion, tr.

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520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  Orininally published in 1947 and now translated into English for the first time, this darkly comic novella tells of ordinary people resisting Nazi occupation. A Dutch couple, Wim and Marie, fist hide a Jew, then must dispose of his body when he dies of pneumonia.
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    $x General subdivision  Fiction
650 Subj:Topic 00  $a Topical term  Holocaust, 1939-1945
    $x General subdivision  Netherlands
    $x General subdivision  Fiction
650 Subj:Topic 00  $a Topical term  Holocaust, 1939-1945
    $x General subdivision  Resistance movement
    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
700 AE:PersName   $a Personal name  Searls, Damion,
    $e Relator  tr.
852 Holdings   $a Location  DOJE
    $h Classification part  F Kei
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    $9 Cost  $22.00

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