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The Resource Najib Mahfuz : the novelist-philosopher of Cairo, Menahem Milson

Najib Mahfuz : the novelist-philosopher of Cairo, Menahem Milson

Label
Najib Mahfuz : the novelist-philosopher of Cairo
Title
Najib Mahfuz
Title remainder
the novelist-philosopher of Cairo
Statement of responsibility
Menahem Milson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Najib Mahfuz is Egypt's best known novelist. In 1988 he became the first Arab writer to win the Nobel Prize, and he is now internationally famous. This book which provides a detailed analysis of Mahfuz's major works (The Cairo Trilogy, The Thief and the Dogs, Children of Gebelawi) is intended for both the specialist and the general reader."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Milson, Menahem
Dewey number
892/.736
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maḥfūẓ, Najīb
  • Names, Personal, in literature
  • Maḥfūẓ, Najīb
  • Names, Personal, in literature
Label
Najib Mahfuz : the novelist-philosopher of Cairo, Menahem Milson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-288) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Absent Father, Persevering Mother
  • One Vision, Three Narrative Modes
  • Mahfuz as Political Critic
  • A Cunning Art
  • The Courtroom of History
  • What's in a Name
  • Personal Names in Fiction
  • A Note on Egyptian Personal Names
  • Two Early Short Stories
  • Khan al-Khalili
  • Transliteration and Translation
  • Al-Qahira al-Jadida
  • The Beginning and the End
  • The Cairene Trilogy
  • The Thief and the Dogs
  • The Beggar
  • The Masks of Reality, the Enigma of Names
  • Names and Remembrance
  • Mahfuz's Enigmatic Name
  • Names and Language
  • Mahfuz as Allegorist
  • The Novelist, His World and His Works
  • Mahfuz and the Secret of Being
  • The Emergence of the Modern Egyptian Novel
  • Najib Mahfuz and His Cairo
  • The Works of Najib Mahfuz
  • Recurrent Images, Persistent Ideas
  • Rational Man, Rebellious Devil
  • Home and Homelessness
Control code
ocm38536022
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 304 pages
Isbn
9780312215187
Lccn
98014267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Najib Mahfuz : the novelist-philosopher of Cairo, Menahem Milson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-288) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Absent Father, Persevering Mother
  • One Vision, Three Narrative Modes
  • Mahfuz as Political Critic
  • A Cunning Art
  • The Courtroom of History
  • What's in a Name
  • Personal Names in Fiction
  • A Note on Egyptian Personal Names
  • Two Early Short Stories
  • Khan al-Khalili
  • Transliteration and Translation
  • Al-Qahira al-Jadida
  • The Beginning and the End
  • The Cairene Trilogy
  • The Thief and the Dogs
  • The Beggar
  • The Masks of Reality, the Enigma of Names
  • Names and Remembrance
  • Mahfuz's Enigmatic Name
  • Names and Language
  • Mahfuz as Allegorist
  • The Novelist, His World and His Works
  • Mahfuz and the Secret of Being
  • The Emergence of the Modern Egyptian Novel
  • Najib Mahfuz and His Cairo
  • The Works of Najib Mahfuz
  • Recurrent Images, Persistent Ideas
  • Rational Man, Rebellious Devil
  • Home and Homelessness
Control code
ocm38536022
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 304 pages
Isbn
9780312215187
Lccn
98014267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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