Lilith S Cave
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|Release Date||12 December 1991|
|Rating||4.5/5 from 2 reviews|
Tales of terror and the supernatural hold an honored position in the Jewish folkloric tradition. Howard Schwartz has superbly translated and retold fifty of the best of these folktales. Gathered from countless sources ranging from the ancient Middle East to twelfth-century Germany and later Eastern European oral tradition, these captivating stories include Jewish variants of the Pandora and Persephone myths.