Denys Johnson-Davies

About

Denys Johnson-Davies has produced more than thirty volumes of translation of modern Arabic literature, including The Essential Tawfiq al-Hakim (AUC Press, 2008), The Essential Yusuf Idris (AUC Press, 2009), and The Essential Naguib Mahfouz (AUC Press, 2011). He was described by Edward Said as "the leading Arabic-English translator of our time." Johnson-Davies received the Sheikh Zayed Book Award in 2007 for Personality of the Year in the Field of Culture

Titles

Houses Behind the Trees (Univ of Texas PR)

Mohamed El-Bisatie and Muhammad Bisati

$23.94

The Goodly Word: Al-Kalim Al-Tayyib

Ahmad Ibn Taymiyya

$20.95

The Anchor Book of Modern Arabic Fiction

Denys Johnson-Davies

$17.95

The Island of Animals

Denys Johnson-Davies, Naim Attallah, et al.

$28.00

The Fate of a Prisoner

Denys Johnson-Davies

$13.95

Forty Hadith

Yahya B. Sharaf Al-Nawawi

$15.95

Season of Migration to the North

Tayeb Salih

$14.95
$13.75

The Wedding of Zein and Other Stories

Tayeb Salih

$14.95
$13.75

The Naguib Mahfouz Reader

$19.95
$18.35

The Lamp of Umm Hashim: And Other Stories

Yahya Hakki

$15.95
$14.67