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The Resource Naguib Mahfouz : the pursuit of meaning, Rasheed El-Enany

Naguib Mahfouz : the pursuit of meaning, Rasheed El-Enany

Label
Naguib Mahfouz : the pursuit of meaning
Title
Naguib Mahfouz
Title remainder
the pursuit of meaning
Statement of responsibility
Rasheed El-Enany
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
El-Enany, Rasheed
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Arabic thought and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Maḥfūẓ, Najīb
Label
Naguib Mahfouz : the pursuit of meaning, Rasheed El-Enany
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-250) 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
1. The Writer and His World. Childhood, family and locality. Education and intellectual influences. Political beliefs and sympathies. The novelist as civil servant. A personal sketch -- 2. Looking Backward to the Present: The Historical Novels. The Game of Fates. Rhodopis. The Struggle of Thebes. Some considerations of form in the early historical novels. History revisited: Before the Throne. He Who Likes in the Truth -- 3. Pains of Rebirth: The Conflict Between Past and Present. Khan al-Khalili. New Cairo. Midaq Alley. Mirage. The Beginning and the End -- 4. Time and the Man: Four Egyptian Sagas. The Cairo Trilogy. There Only Remains an Hour. The Day the Leader was Killed. Qushtumur -- 5. The Aborted Dream: On Earth as in Heaven. The Thief and the Dogs. Autumn Quail. The Search. The Beggar. Chatter on the Nile. Miramar. Love in the Rain and The Karnak. The Heart of the Night. The Age of Love. Wedding Song -- 6. Fragments of Time: The Episodic Novels. Mirrors. Fountain and Tomb. Tales of Mornings and Evenings. Good Morning to You. Children of Gebelawi. Epic of the Harafish. Nights of the Thousand Nights. The Travels of Ibn Fattuma -- 7. Matters of Form: A Case Study of Respected Sir. The plot. The viewpoint. Themes and presentation. Characterization. Language -- 8. Images of God, Death and Society: The Short Stories and the Plays. The beginning. The second beginning. The flight into absurdity. The plays. The huwariyyat. The recoil from absurdity -- The works of Naguib Mahfouz
Control code
ocm26354209
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780415073950
Lccn
92028677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26354209
  • (Sirsi) a432856
Label
Naguib Mahfouz : the pursuit of meaning, Rasheed El-Enany
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-250) 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
1. The Writer and His World. Childhood, family and locality. Education and intellectual influences. Political beliefs and sympathies. The novelist as civil servant. A personal sketch -- 2. Looking Backward to the Present: The Historical Novels. The Game of Fates. Rhodopis. The Struggle of Thebes. Some considerations of form in the early historical novels. History revisited: Before the Throne. He Who Likes in the Truth -- 3. Pains of Rebirth: The Conflict Between Past and Present. Khan al-Khalili. New Cairo. Midaq Alley. Mirage. The Beginning and the End -- 4. Time and the Man: Four Egyptian Sagas. The Cairo Trilogy. There Only Remains an Hour. The Day the Leader was Killed. Qushtumur -- 5. The Aborted Dream: On Earth as in Heaven. The Thief and the Dogs. Autumn Quail. The Search. The Beggar. Chatter on the Nile. Miramar. Love in the Rain and The Karnak. The Heart of the Night. The Age of Love. Wedding Song -- 6. Fragments of Time: The Episodic Novels. Mirrors. Fountain and Tomb. Tales of Mornings and Evenings. Good Morning to You. Children of Gebelawi. Epic of the Harafish. Nights of the Thousand Nights. The Travels of Ibn Fattuma -- 7. Matters of Form: A Case Study of Respected Sir. The plot. The viewpoint. Themes and presentation. Characterization. Language -- 8. Images of God, Death and Society: The Short Stories and the Plays. The beginning. The second beginning. The flight into absurdity. The plays. The huwariyyat. The recoil from absurdity -- The works of Naguib Mahfouz
Control code
ocm26354209
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780415073950
Lccn
92028677
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)26354209
  • (Sirsi) a432856

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