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Fountain and Tomb

Hakayat Haretna

by Naguib Mahfouz

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Published by Three Continents Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Literary Criticism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames Kenneson (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8237188M
    ISBN 100894105809
    ISBN 109780894105807

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Fountain and Tomb by Naguib Mahfouz is about the fight for Egyptian Independence, which takes place after WWI, and it does this by looking at the events that take place in one alley. I read this book for my history class when we were learning about the Egyptian fight for independence/5(8).

Fountain and Tomb is a series of stories or episodes in a dense Cairo neighborhood during the s. Poor and hardworking, the locals are bound by gossip and hope. Fortunes rise and fall and traditions are overturned in the quest for progress/5.

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The narrator tells tales of the streetof separated lovers, childhood games, workers, neighbors, loneliness. Fountain and Tomb: Hakayat Haretna (Three Continents Press) 1st (first) Edition by Mahfouz, Naguib published by Passeggiata Pr () Paperback See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsManufacturer: Passeggiata Pr.

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A USA Today Best-Selling Novel, and one of the Best Books of according to NPR, the New York Public Library, Amazon, BookPage, Shelf Awareness, BookRiot, and Bustle!WINNER of the Crawford AwardFinalist for the Hugo AwardFinalist for the Nebula Award“Unlike anything I’ve ever read.

” —V.E. Fountain and Tomb is mainly about one main character who thinks back in to his childhood, recalling stories that he heard throughout his life in the alley and then adds his own opinion to the stories about how the people change. Towards the end you can see subtly how the alley changes and how the character grows up and thinks differently.

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Explore Related Books by. Fountain and Tomb by Naguib Mahfouz is about the fight for Egyptian Independence, which takes place after WWI, and it does this by looking at the events that take place in one alley.

I read this book for my history class when we were learning about the Egyptian fight for independence/5. The Hardcover of the Fountain and Tomb by Naguib Mahfouz, Max Winkler | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Customer information on COVID B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpPages: Fountain and Tomb follows a man who thinks back in to his childhood, recalling stories that he heard throughout his life in the alley and then adds his.

Fountain and Tomb Naguib Mahfouz’s novel Fountain and Tomb tells a series of stories centered on love, humanity, politics, and death in Egypt. The format of this novel is unconventional relative to any literature I’ve read before.

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Fountain and Tomb by Naguib Mahfouz. Rienner Publishers, Lynne, Paperback. As New. Disclaimer:An apparently unread copy in perfect condition.

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Buy The Wind, the Fountain and the Fire: Scripture and the Renewal of the Christian Imagination: The Lent Book by Barrett, Dom Mark (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(3).Stories from our neighbourhood (Arabic title حكايات حارتنا), also known as Fountain and Tomb, is a collection of stories by the Egyptian author Naguib Mahfouz, who was awarded the Nobel Literature Prize in The collection, published intakes place in Cairo in the s, and consist of 77 autobiographical stories during the social unrest occurring in the country at the time.