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Author: محفوظ، نجيب. ; Najīb Maḥfūẓ
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, 1990, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The engrossing saga of a Muslim family in Cairo during Egypt's occupation by British forces in the early 1900's. Arabic title: Bayn al-Qasrayn. Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Translation
Fiction
Parables
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Maḥfūẓ, Najīb, 1911-2006.
Palace walk.
New York : Doubleday, 1990, ©1989
(OCoLC)645290107
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: محفوظ، نجيب. ; Najīb Maḥfūẓ
ISBN: 0385264658 9780385264655 0385269358 9780385269353 0385264666 9780385264662
OCLC Number: 20258737
Notes: Translation of: Bayna al-qaṣrayn.
Description: 498 pages ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: Bayna al-qaṣrayn.
Responsibility: Naguib Mahfouz ; translated by William M. Hutchins and Olive E. Kenny.

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Originally published in Arabic in 1956-7, this is the first part of "The Cairo Trilogy" by the 1988 Nobel Prize winner. It tells the story of an Egyptian family in pre-war Cairo and offers an insight  Read more...

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