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Heart of the night

Author: Najīb Maḥfūẓ; Aida A Bamia
Publisher: Cairo ; New York : American University in Cairo Press, 2011.
Series: Modern Arabic literature.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A classic Mahfouz story exploring themes of marriage across class lines, spirituality, and the harsh realities of a precarious life.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Najīb Maḥfūẓ; Aida A Bamia
ISBN: 9789774164538 9774164539
OCLC Number: 690088045
Description: 101 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Modern Arabic literature.
Other Titles: Qalb al-layl.
Responsibility: Naguib Mahfouz ; translated by Aida A. Bamia.
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On his 'journey from the dreams of the jinn to the love of the truth' Jaafar Ibrahim Sayyed al-Rawi is guided by his motto, 'let life be filled with holy madness to the last breath'. He goes from a  Read more...

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