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Published by Three Continents Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arabic fiction -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMatti Moosa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ7577 .M66 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination250 p., [1] leaf of plates :
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3787119M
    ISBN 100894101676, 0894101668
    LC Control Number81051657


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