Arabian Nights and Days

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Arabian Nights and Days
Naǧīb Maḥfūẓ - Arabian Nights and Days.jpeg
Author Naguib Mahfouz
Original title ليالي ألف ليلة
Translator Denys Johnson-Davies
Country Egypt
Language Arabic
Genre Novel
Publisher Doubleday
Publication date
1979 (Arabic version)
Published in English
Media type Print (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages 227 pp (first Eng. edition, hardback)
ISBN 978-0-385-46888-6 (first Eng. edition, hardback)

Arabian Nights and Days (1979) is a novel by Egyptian writer Naguib Mahfouz, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. The novel serves as a sequel and companion piece for One Thousand and One Nights and includes many of the same characters that appeared in the original work such as Shahryar, Scheherazade, and Aladdin.[1]