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Concerto al-Quds (The Margellos World Republic of Letters)
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ean: 9780300197648, isbn: 0300197640,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
A cri de cœur or fully imagined poem on the myth and history of Jerusalem/Al-Quds from the author revered as the greatest living Arabic poet At the age of eighty-six, Adonis, an Arabic poet with Syrian origins, a critic, an essayist, and a devoted s...
Love, Death, and Exile: Poems Translated from Arabic
By Brand: Georgetown University Press
ean: 9781589010048, isbn: 1589010043,
Called "a major innovator in his art form" by The New York Times, Baghdad-born poet Abdul Wahab Al-Bayati broke with over fifteen centuries of Arabic poetic tradition to write in free verse and became world famous in the process. Love, Death, and Exi...
Haft Paykar: A Medieval Persian Romance
By Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
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ean: 9781624664304, isbn: 162466430X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
"It was a refreshing, old-fashioned pleasure to read Julie Scott Meisami’s verse translation of, and introduction and notes to, this twelfth-century Persian allegorical romance." —Orhan Pahmuk, in the Times Literary Supplement...
Gilgamesh: A New English Version
ean: 9781402597664, isbn: 1402597665,
This brilliant new treatment of the oldest epic in the world is a literary event. Esteemed translator and best-selling author Stephen Mitchell breathes life into a 3,700-year-old classic, delivering a lithe and muscular rendering that shows how start...
Open Secret: Versions of Rumi
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ean: 9781570625299, isbn: 1570625298,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
These quatrains and odes reveal a most human and accessible side of the great poet and mystic. They are the personal records of one man's encounter with the Divine....
Hijra (Crab Orchard Series in Poetry)
By Southern Illinois University Press
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ean: 9780809335404, isbn: 0809335409,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
In her third poetry collection, Hijra, Hala Alyan creates poems of migration and flight reflecting and bearing witness to the haunting particulars in her transnational journey as well as those of her mother, her aunts, and the female ancestors in Gaz...
The Rumi Daybook: 365 Poems and Teachings from the Beloved Sufi Master
By Shambhala Publications
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ean: 9781590308943, isbn: 1590308948,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
"My heart wandered through the world constantly seeking after my cure, but the sweet and delicious water of life had to break through the granite of my heart." When the words of Rumi enter your heart, something softens, breaks, and is subtly reborn...
Bewildered: Love Poems from Translation of Desires
By The Post-Apollo Press / Litmus Press
ean: 9781933959375, isbn: 1933959371,
Poetry. Middle Eastern Studies. Translated from the Arabic by Michael Sells. BEWILDERED contains new translations of Ibn al-'Arab? Tarjuman poems in modern poetic English. The translator of a highly praised volume of pre-Islamic qasidas, Desert Traci...
Fuel: Poems (American Poets Continuum Series)
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ean: 9781880238639, isbn: 1880238632,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Poems that find meaning in a world where we are "so tired of meaning nothing."...
Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East, Asia, and Beyond
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ean: 9780393332384, isbn: 0393332381,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
A landmark anthology, providing the most ambitious, far-reaching collection of contemporary Asian and Middle Eastern poetry available.Language for a New Century celebrates the artistic and cultural forces flourishing today in the East, bringing toget...
Wanting in Arabic: Second Edition
ean: 9781927494301, isbn: 1927494303,
Wanting in Arabic is a refusal of convenient silences, convenient stories. The author dwells on the contradictions of a transsexual poetics, in its attendant disfigurations of lyric, ghazal, l?ecriture feminine, and, in particular, her own sexed voic...
The Arab Apocalypse
By Brand: The Post-Apollo Press
ean: 9780942996609, isbn: 0942996607,
Poetry. Middle Eastern studies. Translated from the French by the author. Reprinted with a new foreward by Jalal Toufic. "This book, a masterwork of the dislocations and radiant outcries of the Arab world, reaffirms Etel Adnan, who authored the great...
Mystical Poems of Rumi
By University of Chicago Press
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780226731629, isbn: 0226731626,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
My verse resembles the bread of Egypt—night passes over it, and you cannot eat it any more.Devour it the moment it is fresh, before the dust settles upon it.Its place is the warm climate of the heart; in this world it dies of cold.Like a fish it qu...
Sanskrit Poetry from Vidyakara's Treasury
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ean: 9780674788657, isbn: 0674788656,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
In this rich collection of Sanskrit verse, the late Daniel Ingalls provides English readers with a wide variety of poetry from the vast anthology of an eleventh-century Buddhist scholar.Although the style of poetry presented here originated in royal ...
The Illuminated Rumi 2019 Wall Calendar
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mpn: 762109041369, ean: 9781631364136, isbn: 1631364138,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Michael Green's The Illuminated Rumi wall calendar is an interweaving of poetry and art — a magnificent meeting of ancient tradition and modern interpretation that uniquely captures the spiritual wealth of Rumi's teachings. Green's fascinating coll...
Islamic Mystical Poetry: Sufi Verse from the Early Mystics to Rumi (Penguin Classics)
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mpn: 104028, ean: 9780140424737, isbn: 0140424733,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
Written from the ninth to the twentieth century, these poems represent the peak of Islamic Mystical writing, from Rabia Basri to Mian Mohammad Baksh. Reflecting both private devotional love and the attempt to attain union with God and become absorbed...
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