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6 edition of The time and the place and other stories found in the catalog.

The time and the place and other stories

by Naguib Mahfouz

  • 185 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by The American University in Cairo Press in Cairo, Egypt .
Written in English

  • Maḥfūẓ, Najīb, -- 1911-2006 -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementNaguib Mahfouz ; selected and translated by Denys Johnson-Davies.
    ContributionsJohnson-Davies, Denys.
    LC ClassificationsPJ7846.A5 A25 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 174 p. ;
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21586161M
    ISBN 109774242548, 0385264720

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