Palace of Desire by Naguib Mahfouz

Continuing the story of al-Sayyid Ahmad and his family, this is a fascinating look at Egypt in the 1920s. Increased personal freedoms mix tenuously with traditions of family control, as two of Ahmad's sons court alluring women.

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The 2204th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 64th on The Telegraph’s 100 Novels Everyone Should Read (Telegraph)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Palace of Desire (The Cairo Trilogy) Paperback 10345434 $10.87 $12.50
Palace of Desire Paperback 1429938 $27.27
Palace of Desire Hardcover 580795 $3.66 $0.01 1991
Palace of Desire: The Cairo Trilogy, Volume 2 Kindle Edition 239420 $11.99 2016
PALACE OF DESIRE (THE CAIRO TRILOGY) Paperback 9176114 $106.09 $0.78
Palace of Desire: The Cairo Trilogy, Volume 2 (Cairo Trilogy II) Paperback 2812307 $24.99 $1.02 1991
Palace of Desire Hardcover 23100875 $36.95 $9.99 1990
Palace of Desire: The Cairo Trilogy, Volume 2 Paperback 73663 $7.49 $4.36 2011
Palace of Desire: Cairo Trilogy 2 (The Cairo Trilogy) Paperback 3918893 $7.57 $0.01 1998
The Cairo Trilogy (Everyman's Library classics) Hardcover 2862861 $11.99 $5.62 2001