A highly charged, tightly written tale of intersecting lives that provides us with both an engaging and powerful story as well as a vivid portrait of life in Egypt in the late 1960’s.
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Nobel PrizeWINNER 1988
"With Miramar we are in the hands of a considerable novelist, and one who knows his country’s complex problems, and complex soul, profoundly."–John Fowles
About Naguib Mahfouz
Naguib Mahfouz was one of the most prominent writers of Arabic fiction in the twentieth century. Born in Cairo in 1911, he began writing when he was seventeen. Over his long career, he wrote nearly forty novel-length works and hundreds… More about Naguib Mahfouz
Published by Anchor Dec 14, 1992| 192 Pages| 5-3/16 x 8| ISBN 9780385264785