The Beggar by Naguib Mahfouz

The Beggar

byNaguib Mahfouz

Kobo ebook | June 15, 2016

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A complex tale of alienation and despair. Unable  to achieve psychological renewal in the aftermath  of Nasser's revolution, a man sacrifices his work  and family to a series of illicit love affairs  that intensify his feelings of estrangement. A  passionate outcry against irrelevance.

Title:The BeggarFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:June 15, 2016Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing GroupLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0525431683

ISBN - 13:9780525431688

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Rated 3 out of 5 by from Still not sure about this one While I have been a great fan of The Thief and the Dog (another of Mahfouz's novel that is part of his "philosophical period", I cannot say I have had the same experience here. Still, Mahfouz is Mahfouz and a great writer he remains.
Date published: 2018-02-07