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Denys Johnson-Davies (1922–2017)

Author of The Anchor Book of Modern Arabic Fiction

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Denys Johnson-Davies was an author and one of the pre-eminent translators of Arabic fiction into English, including many of the Nobel-Prize-winning author Naguib Mahfouz. Born in Canada, Johnson-Davies studied in London and Cambridge before moving to Cairo.
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