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Homecoming: Sixty Years of Egyptian Short Stories (Modern Arabic Literature) Hardcover – February 15, 2012

ISBN-13: 978-9774164477 ISBN-10: 9774164474

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Product Details

  • Series: Modern Arabic Literature
  • Hardcover: 359 pages
  • Publisher: The American University in Cairo Press (February 15, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9774164474
  • ISBN-13: 978-9774164477
  • Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 1.2 x 6.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,547,963 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"Johnson-Davies, a distinguished translator from Arabic, has produced a collection of nearly 60 Egyptian short stories that usefully adds to the growing corpus of Arab literature available in English."--Choice

About the Author


Denys Johnson-Davies has produced more than thirty volumes of translation of modern Arabic literature, including The Essential Naguib Mahfouz (AUC Press, 2011). He received the Sheikh Zayed Book Award in 2007 for Personality of the Year in the Field of Culture.

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