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The Nobel Prize in Literature 1988
Naguib Mahfouz

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Prose

 

Excerpt from Midaq Alley
by Naguib Mahfouz

selected by the Nobel Library of the Swedish Academy

English
Swedish
Arabic

Book cover
Courtesy Norstedts.

 

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