The Scrimshaw Violin

Jonathan Levi

Madeleine Gordon was not much of a Jew. She was a Starbuck, the daughter of whalers, pirates and other not-so-genteel Semitophobes of Nantucket. But she had married David Gordon (who was the genuine article) and, in the innocence that calls itself love, had created her own cultural revolution, shock…

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