The cheapest nights / Yusuf Idris ; foreword by Ezzedine C. Fishere ; translated with an introduction by Wadida Wassef.

Author
Idrīs, Yūsuf [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Penguin Books, 2020.
Description
xvii, 185 pages ; 20 cm.

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Subject(s)
Author of foreword
Translator
Author of introduction
Library of Congress genre(s)
Series
Penguin classics [More in this series]
Summary note
"A collection of short stories that explores the everyday life of people in Egypt."-- Provided by publisher.
Contents
  • The cheapest nights
  • You are everything to me
  • The errand
  • Hard up
  • The queue
  • The funeral ceremony
  • All on a summer's night
  • The caller in the night
  • The dregs of the city
  • Did you have to turn on the light, Li-Li-?
  • Death from old age
  • Bringing in the bride
  • The shame
  • Because the day of judgment never comes
  • The freak.
ISBN
  • 9780143133988 ((trade paperback))
  • 0143133985 ((trade paperback))
LCCN
2019031797
OCLC
1110656373
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