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The twelve rooms of the Nile

by Enid Shomer

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Friendship,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEnid Shomer
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.H5783 T94 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25046477M
    ISBN 109781451642964
    LC Control Number2011037151

    He felt himself in complete sympathy with her, as if they had mingled their blood in the purity and innocence of love story, part historical adventure, Enid Shomer's The Twelve Rooms of the Nile is a fun jaunt back into the Egypt of the mid 's, only just beginning to be appreciated and explored by adventurous Europeans/5(5).   Enid Shomer's "The Twelve Rooms of the Nile" A widely published fiction writer and poetry, Enid Shomer is the author of seven books. Her work has been collected in more than fifty anthologies and textbooks, including POETRY: A HarperCollins Pocket Anthology, Best American Poetry, and New Stories from the South: The Year’s Best.

    "TheTwelve Rooms of the Nile" by jillybean (see profile) 05/24/ It sounded like an interesting idea: two famous historical figures, Florence Nightingale and Gustave Flaubert meet while touring the Nile and have a "passionate affair". Except that it is more of a flirtatious 5/5(2). Get this from a library! The twelve rooms of the Nile. [Enid Shomer] -- Contemporary fiction. Before she became the nineteenth century's heroine, before he had written a word of Madame Bovary, Florence Nightingale and Gustave Flaubert traveled up the Nile at the same.

    The Twelve Rooms of the Nile Enid Shomer. Simon & Schuster, $26 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE. ADVERTISEMENT. MORE FROM PUBLISHERS WEEKLY. All We Know of Pleasure: Poetic Erotica by Women Now Available From from Carolina Wren/John Blair Publishing See why All We Know of Pleasure is on Broadly's "The 10 Best Books We Read in " List! Poets Enid selected for the anthology include Sharon Olds, Kim Addonizio, Elizabeth Alexander, Ada Limón, Robin Becker, and Lucille Clifton.


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