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The Arabic Novel: An Historical and Critical Introduction (Contemporary Issues in the Middle East)

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Book News Annotation:

Traces how the novel germinated in the classical Arabic narrative tradition, developed into the modern genre before World War II and has evolved since then. Updated from the 1982 edition to include examples of novels published since then, emerging trends, and new critical perspectives. Considers only novels written in the Arabic language.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-295) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780815626411
Author:
Allen, Roger
Publisher:
Syracuse University Press
Location:
Syracuse, N.Y. :
Subject:
African
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Middle Eastern
Subject:
Arabic literature
Subject:
Arabic fiction
Subject:
Arabic fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Arabic fiction -- 20th century.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Contemporary Issues in the Middle East (Paperback)
Series Volume:
7371
Publication Date:
19941131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
184
Dimensions:
8.98x6.06x.83 in. 1.04 lbs.

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