Naguib Mahfouz

Naguib Mahfouz

Naguib Mahfouz was born in Old Cairo, Egypt on December 11th, 1911 and passed away at the age of 94 on August 30th, 2006.

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Naguib Mahfouz Stats: The highest rated book by Naguib Mahfouz on Book Notification is Midaq Alley, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Naguib Mahfouz on Book Notification is Midaq Alley, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is Palace Walk (The Cairo Trilogy #1).

Below is a complete list of Naguib Mahfouz books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of The Cairo Trilogy Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
1939
2
1943
3
1944
4
1945
5
1945
6
1945
7
101947
8
1947
9
1948
10
1949
11
1959
12
1959
13
1961
14
1962
15
1964
16
1966
17
1966
18
1967
19
1970
20
1971
21
1972
22
1973
23
1974
24
1975
25
Heart of the Night (With: Aida A. Bamia)
1975
26
1975
27
1977
28
1979
29
1981
30
1983
31
1983
32
1983
33
1985
34
1987
35
1990
36
1992
37
2010

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Chronicles Abroad Books in Publication Order

List of Naguib Mahfouz Anthologies in Publication Order

Naguib Mahfouz: Biography

Naguib Mahfouz (Naguib Mahfouz Abdul Aziz Ibrahim Ahmed Pasha) was born on December 11th, 1911. Naguib passed away August 30th, 2006 at 94 years old. Naguib Mahfouz was born in Old Cairo, Egypt. Mahfouz attended Cairo University where he received a BA in Philosophy.

Naguib Mahfouz (Naguib Mahfouz Abdul Aziz Ibrahim Ahmed Pasha) is probably best known for his Standalone Novels. There are currently 37 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1939 with the novel Khufu's Wisdom. The most recently released novel was The Coffeehouse which was released in 2010.

Naguib Mahfouz also wrote the Collections series which has 9 books including God's World and Tales of the Black Cat.

Many of his works have been made into Egyptian and foreign films. His most famous works include The Cairo Trilogy and Children of Gebelawi.

Naguib Mahfouz: Awards & Accolades

Naguib Mahfouz won the Nobel Prize, Literature, in 1988. Naguib Mahfouz was also nominated for the International Booker Prize, Outstanding Achievement in Fiction, in 2005.

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Naguib Mahfouz: F.A.Q

When was Naguib Mahfouz Born?

Naguib Mahfouz was born on December 11th, 1911.

When did Naguib Mahfouz die?

Naguib Mahfouz died on August 30th, 2006 at 94 years old.

Where was Naguib Mahfouz Born?

Naguib Mahfouz was born in Old Cairo, Egypt.

What awards has Naguib Mahfouz won?

Naguib Mahfouz has won the following awards: Literature at the Nobel Prize (1988).

What was the first book Naguib Mahfouz wrote?

The first book written by Naguib Mahfouz was Khufu's Wisdom, published in 1939.

What was the most recent book Naguib Mahfouz wrote?

His most recently released work was The Non-Fiction Writing of Naguib Mahfouz 1930–1994 on October 20th, 2021.

How many books has Naguib Mahfouz written?

Naguib Mahfouz has written 60 books excluding contributions to anthologies. 3 books in The Cairo Trilogy Series, 37 Standalone Novels, 1 Short Story/Novella, 9 books in the Collections, 9 books in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in the Chronicles Abroad Series.

Did Naguib receive any other awards besides the Nobel Prize?

Yes, he received a total of 6 awards from 5 different countries. They are as follows: Egypt: Grand Cordon of the Order of the Nile Egypt: Grand Cross of the Order of Merit (Egypt) Chile: Grand officier of the Order of Educational and Cultural Merit Gabriela Mistral France: Commandeur of Ordre des Arts et des Lettres Italy: Grand officier of Order of Merit of the Italian Republic Tunisia: Grand Cordon of the National Order of Merit of Tunisia

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