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Palace of Desire

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Palace of Desire by Naguib Mahfouz
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Nov 29, 2011 | ISBN 9780307947116

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Praise

“Mahfouz tells the story of Palace of Desire with sensitivity and humor, offering deep insights into the human condition.” —Philadelphia Inquirer 
 
“All the magic, mystery, and suffering of Egypt in the 1920s are conveyed on a human scale.” —The New York Times Book Review

“A grand novel of ideas. . . . A marvelous read.” —The Washington Post
 
“In Palace of Desire
we see the intricate and complex tragedy of patriarchy working itself out through succeeding generations.” —Chicago Tribune

Awards

Nobel Prize WINNER 1988

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