The Short Stories of Yūsuf Idrīs

A Modern Egyptian Author


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' ...a work of comprehensive and careful scholarship.' Trevor Le Gassick, The Middle East Journal, 1982. ' ...die bisher gründlichste, umfassendste und informativste Studie über Yusuf Idrīs als Kurzgeschichtenautor.' Rotraud Wielandt, Zeitschr. für arabische Linguistik, 1982. ' Un livre très utile, aussi bien aux spécialistes qu'au public curieux de littérature moderne.' N. Tomiche, Arabica, 1983. ' ...valuable not only as an account of an important contemporary Arab author, but for the light it sheds on the post-revolutionary Egyptian literary scene.' John Haywood, Die Welt des Islams, 1982. ' ...welcome introduction to the work of one of the most important contemporary Arab authors.' M.J.L. Young, J.S.S., 1982. ' ...will be of interest both to serious students and lovers of modern Arabic literature.' Ladislav Drozdík, Asian and African Studies, 1983.
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