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The cheapest nights, and other stories

Author: Yūsuf Idrīs
Publisher: Cairo, Egypt : American University in Cairo Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : ArabicView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Idrīs, Yūsuf.
Cheapest nights, and other stories.
Cairo, Egypt : American University in Cairo Press, 1990
(OCoLC)988548419
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yūsuf Idrīs
ISBN: 9774242475 9789774242472
OCLC Number: 25241386
Notes: Translation of: Arkhaṣ layālī, and other stories.
Description: xii, 196 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The cheapest nights --
You are everything to me --
The errand --
Hard up --
The queue --
The funeral ceremony --
All on a summer's night --
The caller in the night --
The dregs of the city --
Did you have to turn on the light, Li-Li? --
Death from old age --
Bringing in the bride --
The shame --
Because the day of judgement never comes --
The freak.
Other Titles: Arkhaṣ layālī.
Responsibility: Yusuf Idris ; translated from the Arabic by Wadida Wassef.

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