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An Alexandria Anthology

Edited by Michael Haag 

The great port city of Alexandria, its shambling elegiac charm and vanished pasts and pleasures, seen through the eyes of writers and travelers

Founded by Alexander the Great over 2,300 years ago, Alexandria has belonged both to the Mediterranean and to Egypt, a luxuriant out-planting of Europe on the coast of Africa, but also a city of the East—the fabled cosmopolitan town that fascinated travelers, writers, and poets in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, where French and Arabic, Italian and Greek were spoken in the cafés and on the streets...

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