Qasida Poetry in Islamic Asia and Africa (2 vols.): 1. Classical Traditions & Modern Meanings / 2. Eulogy's Bounty, Meaning's Abundance. An Anthology

Qasida Poetry in Islamic Asia and Africa (2 vols.): 1. Classical Traditions & Modern Meanings / 2. Eulogy's Bounty, Meaning's Abundance. An Anthology

by Stefan Sperl
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004104526

ISBN-13: 9789004104525

Pub. Date: 04/01/1996

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This two-volume publication provides a unique introduction to the qadisa, a major poetic genre current in Islamic literatures from medieval times to the present; it comprises a volume of papers and an accompanying anthology of 50 poems in 14 languages with English translation.

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This two-volume publication provides a unique introduction to the qadisa, a major poetic genre current in Islamic literatures from medieval times to the present; it comprises a volume of papers and an accompanying anthology of 50 poems in 14 languages with English translation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004104525
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/01/1996
Series:
Studies in Arabic Literature Series, #20
Pages:
532
Product dimensions:
6.54(w) x 9.44(h) x 2.97(d)

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