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Objects of Love and Regret

A Brooklyn Story

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$29.95 • £23.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674268593

Publication Date: 09/27/2022


352 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

13 photos, 12 illus., 1 map

Belknap Press


  • Rabinowitz Family Tree
  • Map: Sarah’s Brooklyn
  • Introduction: Objects at Hand, Objects in Memory
  • 1. Sarah Buys a Bottle Opener
  • 2. Isaac Guss Finds an Artillery Shell
  • 3. Papa Doesn’t Know from Ice Cream
  • 4. Shenka Puts Pencils Away in a Cigar Box
  • 5. Dave Splurges on a Bottle of Perfume
  • 6. Sarah Awaits the Mailman’s Whistle
  • 7. Beverly Is Startled by the Scissors
  • 8. Dave Takes Out the Beach Chairs
  • 9. Richard Puts a Record on the Magnavox
  • 10. Sarah Warms Up Her Coffee on a Hot Plate
  • 11. Dave Never Has to Rewind the Clock
  • Further Reading
  • Acknowledgments

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