The Parisian, or, Al-Barisi : a novel /
Midhat Kamal is the son of a wealthy textile merchant from Nablus, a town in Ottoman Palestine. A dreamer, a romantic, an aesthete, in 1914 he leaves to study medicine in France, and falls in love. When Midhat returns to Nablus to find it under British rule, and the entire region erupting with natio...
|Main Author:||Hammad, Isabella,|
New York :
Grove Press, an imprint of Grove Atlantic,
ix, 566 pages ; 24 cm
|Edition:||First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.|