Considered by many to be Mahfouz's best novel, Midaq Alley centers around theresidents of one of the hustling, teeming back alleysof Cairo. No other novel so vividly evokes thesights and sounds of the city. The universality andtimelessness of this book cannot be denied.
- Released NZ:31 Mar 1999
- Publisher: Bantam Doubleday Dell Pub
- Format: Trade Paperback/Paperback, Anchor Books ed