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- DescriptionYusuf Idris (1927-91), who belonged to the same generation of pioneering Egyptian writers as Naguib Mahfouz and Tawfiq al-Hakim, is widely celebrated as the father of the Arabic short story, just as Mahfouz is considered the father of the Arabic novel. This title presents some of his best novels and novellas.
- Author BiographyDenys Johnson-Davies has produced more than thirty volumes of translation of modern Arabic literature, including The Essential Tawfiq al-Hakim (AUC Press, 2008). He received the Sheikh Zayed Book Award in 2007 for Personality of the Year in the Field of Culture.
- Author(s)Yusuf Idris
- PublisherThe American University in Cairo Press
- Date of Publication30/06/2009
- GenreGeneral & Literary Fiction
- Place of PublicationCairo
- Country of PublicationEgypt
- ImprintThe American University in Cairo Press
- Weight656 g
- Width157 mm
- Height236 mm
- Spine23 mm
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