Persian Sufi Poetry: An Introduction to the Mystical Use of Classical Persian Poems

Persian Sufi Poetry: An Introduction to the Mystical Use of Classical Persian Poems

by J. T. P. de Bruijn
     
 

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Focuses on the poems rather than on their authors. Surveys the development of Persian mystical poetry, dealing first with the relation between Sufism and literature and then with the four main genres of the tradition: the epigram, the homiletic poem, love poetry and symbolic narrative.See more details below

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Focuses on the poems rather than on their authors. Surveys the development of Persian mystical poetry, dealing first with the relation between Sufism and literature and then with the four main genres of the tradition: the epigram, the homiletic poem, love poetry and symbolic narrative.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781136780561
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/14/2014
Series:
Routledge Sufi Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
228
File size:
2 MB

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