Appointment by Alan Benjamin

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In a retelling of the classic Maugham tale, Abdullah, the very old servant of a merchant, recognizes Death disguised as an old woman and decides to try to put off his appointment with her by running away.

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Published April 1, 1993 by Green Tiger Pr. 1 pages
Genres: Children's Books.

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Somerset Maugham's well-known short story ``Appointment in Samarra'' joins a recent spate of pompous picture books purportedly aimed at children but actually marketed to adults.

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By: Daily Express reporter Published: Fri, June 1, 2012 Respected not just by his peers but by the royal circle he will be one of only two photographers snapping the Queen on the Royal Barge at Sunday’s celebrations.

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