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The book of the Sultan"s seal

YЕ«suf RakhДЃ

The book of the Sultan"s seal

strange incidents from history in the city of Mars

by YЕ«suf RakhДЃ

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesStrange incidents from history in the city of Mars
    Statementby Youssef Rakha ; translated from the Arabic by Paul Starkey
    SeriesInterlink world fiction, Interlink world fiction
    ContributionsStarkey, Paul, translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ7960.A38 K5713 2015
    The Physical Object
    Pagination374 pages
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27171775M
    ISBN 101566569915
    ISBN 109781566569910
    LC Control Number2014033072
    OCLC/WorldCa882191005

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I read THE SULTAN'S SEAL in preparation for a bookclub meeting. Scanning the back of the book, the story looked promising enough; there was mystery, murder, romance and intrigue all set within the Ottoman Empire.

However, as I slowly got further and further into the novel, I found myself becoming more and more distracted/5(52). The Book of the Sultan's Seal: Strange Incidents from History in the City of Mars (Interlink World Fiction) (Swallow Edition Series) [Youssef Rakha, translated from the Arabic by Paul Starkey] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Our list is devoted to works of literature, history, contemporary politics, travel, art, and cuisine from around the world, often from areas underrepresented in Western media. The Sultan's Seal book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Rich in sensuous detail, this The book of the Sultans seal book novel brilliantly captures t /5.

The Book of the Sultan’s Seal does not read at all like a translation. Paul Starkey has done a truly exceptional job, no wonder he has been awarded the Saif Ghobash Banipal Prize.

I hope it is just the first in a long list of awards which this delicious cornucopia of a book deserves to receive.

Paperback: pages Publisher: Interlink Books; Translation edition (28 Mar. ) Language: English It's hard to imagine a debut more thrilling than Youssef Rakha's groundbreaking 'The Book of the Sultan's Seal'. The novel is made up of nine chapters, each centered on a drive our hero, Mustafa Çorbaci, takes around greater Cairo post-9/ In a series of visions, Çorbaci.

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e-Book Feb 9, | | RRP $ Buy Now A gripping tale of murder in nineteenth-century Istanbul The naked body of a young English woman washes up in the Bosphorus wearing a pendant inscribed with the tughra, the Sultan's seal, found only on possessions of the imperial household.

The Ni'matnama Manuscript of the Sultans of Mandu: The Sultan's Book of Delights is an amazing historical document. It's like the much talked about Emperor Akbar's imperial gazette -- the Ain-i-Akbari in Akbarnama written by Abul Fazl Allami. Like no other book, it gives an insight into the pursuits of a Turkish Sultan ruling s: 3.

The important thing is that you imagine me writing, making fair copies, and clarifying the many things that happened to me during those twenty-one days in the form of a letter, as every book is called in Arabic: kitab. When the scene settles in your head, you will continue in your imagination.

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Sultan's Seal: A Novel (Kamil Pasha Novels Book 0)/5(52). Get this from a library. The book of the Sultan's seal: strange incidents from history in the city of Mars. [Yūsuf Rakhā; Paul Starkey] -- Modeled on a medieval Arabic manuscript in the form of a letter addressed to the writer's friend, The Book of the Sultan's Seal is made up of nine chapters, each centered on a drive our hero, Mustafa.

Other sultans grew up in cages until it was time to be the next sultan. By the time one was released from the cage, some had lost the ability to speak and were totally incapable of governing. Madness became rampant amongst the sultans. This is a fascinating book with all the treachery and violence one can s: The naked body of a young English woman washes up in the Bosphorus wearing a pendant inscribed with the tughra, the Sultan's seal, found only on possessions of the imperial household.

The Turkish magistrate Kamil Pasha sets out to find the killer, but encounters a web of obstacles and links to the earlier killing of another English woman.

Buy a cheap copy of The Sultan's Seal book by Jenny White. A wonderful read. An historical novel of the highest quality.—Iain PearsRich in sensuous detail, this first novel brilliantly captures the political and social Free shipping over $   In the book of Revelation Chapter six, it mentions a scroll in God’s right hand that is secured with seven seals, which, when opened, summons four horsemen that ride out on white, black, red, and pale horses to bring about death, war, famine, and plague upon the earth.

Here the term “seal” is given a new meaning; it is a protection, to be sealed by the Lamb, in marked contrast to the “sign of the Beast” which comes later in the book. The Pale Horse in the Book of Revelation is ready to be released sooner than you think.

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