The Secret Life of Saeed the Ill-Fated Pessoptimist by Habiby, Emile

The Secret Life of Saeed the Ill-Fated Pessoptimist

Habiby, Emile

Sub-titled "A Palestinian who became a citizen of Israel", first published in Arabic in 1974. "By straddling the line between fantasy and fact, Habiby’s novel comes closer than most to representing the outrageous reality" - Edward Said.

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Publisher: Readers International. First English edition 1989
Fine in dustwrapper sunned on spine.

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