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Lang Matl

Title Modern Arabic short stories : a bilingual reader / [edited by] Ronak Husni & Daniel L. Newman.

Imprint London : Saqi, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  PJ7694.E8    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  PJ7694.E8    Available
Description 296 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-296).
Contents The tale of the lamp / ℗ʹIzz al-D₎јin al-Madan₎јi -- A lonely woman / Zakariyy₎јa T₎јamir -- The sacred tree / Mu₎џhammad al-Zafz₎јaf -- Excerpt from The book of the dead / Ibr₎јah₎јim al-Faqih --
Summary "The stories collected here are by leading authors of the short story form in the Middle East today. In addition to works by writers already well known in the West, such as Idwar al-Kharrat, Fu'ad al-Takarli and Nobel Prize winner Najib Mahfuz,
Language Text in English and Arabic.
Subject Short stories, Arabic.
Short stories, Arabic -- Translations into English.
Added Author Husni, Ronak.
Newman, Daniel L.
ISBN 9780863564369 (pbk.)
0863564364 (pbk.)