Excerpt from Midaq Alley (Zuqaq al-Midaq)
Excerpt from Zuqaq al-Midaq
Copyright © 1947 by Naguib Mahfouz
Reprinted by arrangement with the American University in Cairo Press.
Excerpt selected by Carola Hermelin, assistant head
Nobel Library of the Swedish Academy.
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