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Shame

Author: Salman Rushdie
Publisher: London : Pan, 1984, ©1983.
Series: Picador
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This fantasy story set in an imaginary country of the East and tells of Omar Khayyam Shakil's marriage to Sufiya Zinobia, who absorbs the shame of others and becomes a monster and murderess.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Magic realism (Literature)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Salman Rushdie
ISBN: 0330282840 9780330282840
OCLC Number: 12518216
Notes: Originally published: London : Cape, 1983.
Description: 287 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Escapes from the Mother Country --
The duellists --
Shame, good news and the Virgin --
In the Fifteenth Century --
Judgement day
Series Title: Picador
Responsibility: Salman Rushdie.

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This fantasy story set in an imaginary country of the East and tells of Omar Khayyam Shakil's marriage to Sufiya Zinobia, who absorbs the shame of others and becomes a monster and murderess.

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