This is a second, revised edition. The first edition had been discontinued. This is a first time translation from Yiddish, of the collected works of the poet, playwright, storyteller, and Y.L. Peretz prize winner Israel Aszendorf (1909-1956) This second volume contains the collected poems. volumes I contains the collected Stories and volume III contains the collected plays. The material had been assembled edited and translated from Yiddish by his son Alexander Ashendorf, from various sources, including: In a Big Unknown City, Monday Morning, Greetings from Far, Woe and wander, Last writings, and some material from the family archive and ‘never before’ published manuscripts.