The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Vol. 9, No. 3

Room No. 12

by Naguib Mahfouz

In a small Egyptian hotel, a refined woman takes a room for only twenty-four hours, and is visited by a motley of callers.
Translated by Raymond Stock.

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