The Resource The essential Tawfiq al-Hakim : plays, fiction, autobiography, edited by Denys Johnson-Davies

The essential Tawfiq al-Hakim : plays, fiction, autobiography, edited by Denys Johnson-Davies

Label
The essential Tawfiq al-Hakim : plays, fiction, autobiography
Title
The essential Tawfiq al-Hakim
Title remainder
plays, fiction, autobiography
Statement of responsibility
edited by Denys Johnson-Davies
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Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The importance of Tawfiq al-Hakim (1898-1987) to the emergence of a modern Arabic literature is second only to that of Naguib Mahfouz. If the latter put the novel among the genres of writing that are now an accepted part of literary production in the Arab world today, Tawfiq al-Hakim is recognized as the undisputed creator of a literature of the theater. In this volume, Tawfiq al-Hakim's fame as a playwright is given prominence. Of the more than seventy plays he wrote, The Sultan's Dilemma, dealing with a historical subject in an appealingly light-hearted manner, is perhaps the best known; it a
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
892.726
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ7828.K52
LC item number
A2 2008eb
Literary form
mixed forms
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Modern Arabic literature
Label
The essential Tawfiq al-Hakim : plays, fiction, autobiography, edited by Denys Johnson-Davies
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn935934209
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unknown
Edition
International version
Extent
1 online resource (233 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617971662
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b25694066
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)935934209
  • pebcs1617971669

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