Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
M. was born on 17 January 1851 in Lukow, Siedlce region,
Poland, into an important family. He was educated in the
Talmud and [charity=khsidut], but also was given Haskalah and [books of inquiry=khkirh-sfrim]. Later he
wrote articles in "Htsufh lhmgid", "Hmlits", "Hkrm?" and
published various books in Hebrew and Yiddish, among
them "Yakov bey lbn in khrn, a biblical drama in 5 acts,
According to an announcement
he also may have published a second drama in 3 acts
entitled "Yakov un Esau".
In the last years of his
life M. lived in Praga, by Warsaw.
Z. Reyzen --
"Lexicon of Yiddish Literature", Vol. II, pp. 363-65.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 2, page 1286.
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