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Joseph Roth has a cultural monument of Galician Jewry: ironic, compassionate, perfectly pitched to his catastrophic era.

—Harold Bloom

Joseph Roth’s final novella, The Leviathan, concerns a shtetl’s finest coral merchant and how his dream of seeing the sea for the first time materializes at a terrible cost.

The Leviathan

Fiction by Joseph Roth

Translated by Michael Hofmann

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Paperback (published June 29, 2011)

ISBN
9780811219259
Price US
9.95
Price CN
12
Page Count
64

Ebook (published June 29, 2011)

ISBN
9780811219327
Price US
9.95
Page Count
64

Joseph Roth

20th Century Austrian writer

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Joseph Roth has a cultural monument of Galician Jewry: ironic, compassionate, perfectly pitched to his catastrophic era.

—Harold Bloom