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Out Of Egypt: A Memoir.

Aciman, Andre

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ISBN 10: 0374228337 / ISBN 13: 9780374228330
Published by Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York, 1994
Condition: Good Hardcover
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340 pages. Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. MEMOIRS. A richly colored memoir that chronicles the exploits of a flamboyant Jewish family, from its bold arrival in cosmopolitan Alexandria to its defeated exodus three generations later. "It is Mr. Aciman's great achievement that he has re-created a world gone forever now, and given us an ironical and affectionate portrait of those who were exiled from it." - The New York Times Book Review (Key Words: Memoirs, Judaica, Egypt, Alexandria, Andre Aciman, Egyptian Jews). Bookseller Inventory # 69793X1

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Title: Out Of Egypt: A Memoir.

Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, New York

Publication Date: 1994

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition..

Book Type: book

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The son of a flamboyant Jewish clan recounts his family's move to turn-of-the-century Alexandria, its many colorful members, its pursuit of wealth and happiness, and its struggles with anti-Semitic and anti-Western nationalism.

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André Aciman is the author of False Papers and Call Me by Your Name. He teaches comparative literature at the City University of New York Graduate Center and lives in Manhattan with his family.

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