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Author Zaydān, Jirjī, 1861-1914.

Title Tree of pearls, queen of Egypt / Jurji Zaydan ; translated from the Arabic by Samah Selim ; with an afterword by Roger Allen.

Published Syracuse : Syracuse University Press, 2012.

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Uniform title Shajarat al-Durr. English
Physical description 1 online resource (xi, 224 pages).
polychrome rdacc
Series Middle East literature in translation.
Middle East literature in translation.
Books at JSTOR All Purchased.
Contents Ayyubid Dynasty: A Historical Summary 1 -- Garden Isle 3 -- Rukn al-Din Baybars 10 -- An Amorous Interlude 14 -- 'Izz al-Din Aybak 17 -- Good Tidings 20 -- Sallafa and Sahban 25 -- Coronation 32 -- Engagement 37 -- An Important Visitor 46 -- Caliph's Messenger 51 -- Caliph's Decree 54 -- An Unexpected Demand 59 -- Rukn al-Din and Tree of Pearls 64 -- A Secret Conversation 70 -- Shwaykar 76 -- Revenge 80 -- Another Messenger 85 -- Rukn al-Din and Sallafa 87 -- Departure 92 -- Baghdad 94 -- Palaces of Baghdad 96 -- Mu'ayyid al-Din Ibn al-Alqami 99 -- Uproar 105 -- Al-Musta'sim 110 -- Ahmad, Son of Al-Musta'sim 116 -- Shwaykar 119 -- Dervish 125 -- A New Guest 131 -- Message 135 -- Arrogance 138 -- Accusation 141 -- A Father's Love 147 -- Shwaykar in the Women's Quarters 153 -- Subterfuge 160 -- A Newcomer 164 -- Tatars 170 -- Abid 174 -- Rukn al-Din and Sahban 177 -- An Important Message 180 -- Meeting 182 -- At the Palace of the Crown 186 -- Truth 191 -- Tree of Pearls and 'Izz al-Din 197 -- Imam Ahmad's Palace 201 -- Discovery 209 -- Pandemonium 212.
Other author Selim, Samah.
JSTOR, issuing body.
Subject Shajarat al-Durr, Sultana of Egypt, -1257. -- Fiction.
Zaydān, Jirjī, 1861-1914. -- Translations into English.
Arabic literature.
Electronic books.
Fiction.
Translations.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780815651932 (electronic bk.)
0815651937 (electronic bk.)
081560999X (paperback; alk. paper)
9780815609995 (paperback; alk. paper)