|Birth: ||Jan. 2, 1836, Russia|
|Death: ||Dec. 8, 1917, Russia|
A/K/A - Mendele Mocher Sforim (also Moykher, Sfarim; Hebrew: מענדעלע מוכר ספֿרים) (December 21, 1835 (O.S.) / January 2, 1836 (N.S.), Kapyl – November 25, 1917 [O.S.] / December 8, 1917 [N.S.], Odessa) (also known as "Mendele the book peddler"), originally Sholem Yankev Abramovich (שלום יעקב אַבראַמאָװיטש) (Russian: Соломон Моисеевич Абрамович – Solomon Moiseyevich Abramovich), was a Jewish author and one of the founders of modern Yiddish and Hebrew literature.
The son of Chaim Moyshe Broyde.
Created by: Maxine Kravitz
Record added: Oct 18, 2012
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