Author: Naguib Mahfouz
Title: Respected Sir
Print Length: 200
Language: English, Francais, Italiano, Espanol, Deutsch
Format: PDF, ePub, mobi, azw, kf8, txt, ibook, Kindle
In Respected Sir, Mahfouz retells a familiar themevaulting ambitionin a powerful and religious metaphor. Othman Bayuumi’s humble origins do not stop him from coveting the Director-Generalship of the governmental department he has entered as an archives clerk. It is a vision that becomes a lifelong pursuit, superseding all other interests or people in his life. What is essentially a prosaic experience becomesin Mahfouz’s handsa beautifully crafted story of an exalted and arduous holy quest.From the Trade Paperback edition.