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Naguib Mahfouz was born in Cairo in 1911 and began writing when he was seventeen. A student of philosophy and an avid reader, his works range from reimaginings of ancient myths to subtle commentaries on contemporary Egyptian politics and culture. Over a career that lasted more than five decades, he wrote 33 novels, 13 short story anthologies, numerous plays, and 30 screenplays. Of his many works, most famous is The Cairo Trilogy, consisting of Palace Walk (1956), Palace of Desire (1957), and Sugar Street (1957), which focuses on a Cairo family through three generations, from 1917 until 1952. In 1988, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, the first writer in Arabic to do so. He died in August 2006.

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ISBN:
9780385485562
Translator:
Johnson-Davies, Denys
Foreword:
Gordimer, Nadine
Translator:
Johnson-Davies, Denys
Foreword by:
Gordimer, Nadine
Foreword:
Gordimer, Nadine
Author:
Mahfouz, Naguib
Author:
Johnson-Davies, Denys
Publisher:
Anchor Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Authors
Subject:
Egypt
Subject:
Authors, Arab -- Egypt -- Biography.
Subject:
General Biography
Subject:
Biography - General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19971231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.98x5.19x.46 in. .27 lbs.

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