First Edition of Naguib Mahfouz's The Harafish
Item Number: 1569
London: Doubleday, 1996.
First British edition. Octavo, original half cloth. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Originally published in Arabic in 1977 as Malhamet al-harafish. Translated from the Arabic by Catherine Cobham.
The Harafish, fluently translated by Catherine Cobham, makes accessible and engrossing reading" (The Washington Post Book World).