Sa'di: The Poet of Life, Love and Compassion

Sa'di: The Poet of Life, Love and Compassion

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by Homa Katouzian
     
 

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One of greatest Persian writers of both classical prose and poetry, Sa'di was revered in his time as a man of great wisdom and passion. Filled with extracts of the poet's melodious and insightful writing, and critical analysis thereof, this revealing biography examines why he was so idolized until the 1950s, and why since then he has fallen into relative obscurity.See more details below

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One of greatest Persian writers of both classical prose and poetry, Sa'di was revered in his time as a man of great wisdom and passion. Filled with extracts of the poet's melodious and insightful writing, and critical analysis thereof, this revealing biography examines why he was so idolized until the 1950s, and why since then he has fallen into relative obscurity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780742014
Publisher:
Oneworld Publications
Publication date:
12/01/2012
Series:
Makers of the Muslim World
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
File size:
1 MB

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