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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: William Beckford; William Beckford; William Beckford
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fatma Moussa Mahmoud; Cairo studies in English. Supplement.
OCLC Number: 3392751
Notes: "Supplement to Cairo studies in English."
Description: 157 pages 24 cm
Contents: The caliph and the swinish multitude, by A. Parreaux.--The decay of Beckford's genius, by B. Alexander.--Beckford's early travels and his "Dream of delusion," by G. Bullough.--Beckford, Portugal and childish error, by M. Wahba.--Beckford, Vathek and the Oriental tale, by F.M. Mahmoud.--Pseudo-orientalism in transition: the age of Vathek, by M. Manzalaoui.--Catalogue of William Beckford bicentenary exhibition at Yale: a review.--Note on contributors.

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