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Arabian nights and days

Naguib Mahfouz

Arabian nights and days

by Naguib Mahfouz

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Published by Anchor Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Islamic -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNaguib Mahfouz ; translated by Denys Johnson-Davies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13567098M
    OCLC/WorldCa34470093

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    Arabian Nights and Days. [In June the Limited Editions Club published copies of Arabian Nights & days (40X40cm) all signed by both the author and the artist. In addition 60 portfolios of the same size of the book were also published containing 10 signed illustrations, each signed by the artist and numbered ]aa. Contact This Seller. The Origins of the Arabian Nights Arabian Nights, more properly known as One Thousand and One Nights is a collection of Middle Eastern and South Asian stories and folk tales, compiled in Arabic during the Islamic Golden period lasted from the eighth century to the thirteenth century, when much of the Arabic-speaking world experienced a scientific, economic, and cultural flourishing.

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Arabian Nights and Days: A Novel Paperback – Septem by Naguib Mahfouz (Author)/5(29). Nights and Days was the first of his novels that I read. It is set in a mystical and magical Arabia, and thus somewhat allegorical.

The novel begins on the day after Sharzad finishes telling her tales (The Arabian Nights) to the Sultan, and wanders from the palace to the quarters of the city/5. Arabian Nights and Days - Kindle edition by Mahfouz, Naguib.

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Arabian Nights and Days: A Novel. on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Arabian Nights and Days: A Novel/5(33). Arabian Nights and Days Paperback – January 1, by Najib Mahfuz (Author) out of 5 stars 33 ratings. See all 11 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — /5(33). Arabian Nights and Days A Novel By Naguib Mahfouz By Naguib Mahfouz By Naguib Mahfouz By Naguib Mahfouz.

"Arabian Nights and Days is among Mr. Mahfouz's best works An eloquent ratification of his Nobel Prize." --Dallas Morning News "Mahfouz weaves an entertaining arabesque of intrigue, betrayal, obsessive love, social injustice, reincarnations and wrongs righted or made worse." --Publishers Weekly/5(3).

An austerely modern reworking of The Thousand and One Nights — the most magical work yet set into English by Egyptian Nobel laureate Mahfouz (The Harafish,etc.).

Although these intertwined fables are, like the volume that inspired them, set in the past, they deal with all-too-modern consequences of fairy-tale adventures. In Nur Al-Din and Dunyazad, peerless storyteller Shahrzad's.

Published in the United States by Anchor Books, a division of Random House, Inc., New York, and simultaneously in Canada by Random House of Canada Limited, Toronto.

Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Doubleday in Originally published in Arabic. Published in Arabic inthis imaginative and magical novel is a retelling of the tales of the Arabian Nights. Shaharazad, Maarouf the Cobbler, Aladdin, Sinbad, and even genies people the 17 different sections, set in an Islamic city during medieval times.

How to download e-book Press button " GET DOWNLOAD LINKS " and wait 20 seconds%(). Arabian nights and days Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid Internet Archive Books. Delaware County District Library (Ohio) Scanned in China. American : Arabian Nights and Days () is a novel by Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz, winner of the Nobel Prize for novel serves as a sequel and companion piece for One Thousand and One Nights and includes many of the same characters that appeared in the original work such as Shahryar, Scheherazade, and Aladdin.

ReferencesAuthor: Naguib Mahfouz. ARABIAN NIGHTS (AND DAYS) maintains the high quality established by all the previous volumes in Bill Willingham's award winning FABLES series. The joys of this volume are smaller compared with those that came before.

Apart from the release of a djinn and Frau Totenkiller's role in reigning it in, there are no major arcs/5(75). Naguib Mahfouz's Arabian Nights and Days is a bitterly entertaining and compelling read. In medieval age, in some unknown Islamic town, genies pulled a series of escapades that created havoc.

The clash between the genies and the townspeople was evocative of inveterate, age-old struggles of virtue, corruption, despotism, injustice, and other practices purged by conscience/5(31).

ARABIAN NIGHTS AND DAYS is a perhaps-allegorical novel about justice, corruption, and fate. Arabian Nights and Days is a collection of short fables by author Naguib Mahfouz, based on the classic tome A Thousand and One Nights. Mahfouz relies on many of the stories and characters from the original work to inspire his retellings, including characters like Aladdin, Scheherazade, Sinbad and Ali Baba.

It's "Scheherazade Redux" in Naguib Mahfouz's "Arabian Nights and Days." The Nobel Prize for literature winner takes the times and ages-old story and gives us a re-telling, carving his initials on some of those characters (and stories) of a thousand and one nights: Sinbad, Aladdin, Scheherazade, etc/5(29).

Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Arabian Nights and Days: A Novel () by Mahfouz, Naguib/5(6K). Arabian Nights and Days by Naguib Mahfouz Book Resume: The Nobel Prize-winning Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz refashions the classic tales of Scheherazade into a novel written in his own imaginative, spellbinding style.

e One Thousand and One Nights (Arabic: أَلْفُ لَيْلَةٍ وَلَيْلَةٌ ‎, ʾAlf Laylah wa-Laylah) is a collection of Middle Eastern folk tales compiled in Arabic during the Islamic Golden y: Middle East. "Arabian Nights and Days is among Mr. Mahfouz's best works An eloquent ratification of his Nobel Prize." --Dallas Morning News "Mahfouz weaves an entertaining arabesque of intrigue, betrayal, obsessive love, social injustice, reincarnations and wrongs righted or made worse." --Publishers Weekly.This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online.

Arabian days and nights; or, Rays from the East Author.First published in Arabic inthese 17 interlinked, eloquent tales, loosely based on the classic Arabian Nights, reveal a more playful side of Pulitzer Prize-winning Egyptian novelist Mahfouz.