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Gift : Poems By Hafiz, Great Sufi Master (99 Edition)
Gift : Poems By Hafiz, Great Sufi Master (99 Edition)
by Hafiz
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Chosen by author Elizabeth Gilbert as one of her ten favorite books, Daniel Ladinsky’s extraordinary renderings of 250 unforgettable lyrical poems by Hafiz, one of the greatest Sufi poets of all time More than any other Persian poet—even Rumi&... (read more)

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A Year with Hafiz: Daily Contemplations
A Year with Hafiz: Daily Contemplations
by Hafiz
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Acclaimed translator Dick Davis breathes new life into the timeless works of three masters of 14th-century Persian literature   Together, Hafez, a giant of world literature; Jahan Malek Khatun, an eloquent princess; and Obayd-e Zakani, a dissolute... (read more)

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Faces of Love: Hafez and the Poets of Shiraz (Penguin Classics Deluxe Editio)
Faces of Love: Hafez and the Poets of Shiraz (Penguin Classics Deluxe Editio)
by Hafez
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Acclaimed translator Dick Davis breathes new life into the timeless works of three masters of 14th-century Persian literature   Together, Hafez, a giant of world literature; Jahan Malek Khatun, an eloquent princess; and Obayd-e Zakani, a dissolute... (read more)

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Muqaddimah : an Introduction To History - With a New Introduction ((Rev)05 Edition)
Muqaddimah : an Introduction To History - With a New Introduction ((Rev)05 Edition)
by Ibn Khaldun
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The Muqaddimah, often translated as "Introduction" or "Prolegomenon," is the most important Islamic history of the premodern world. Written by the great fourteenth-century Arab scholar Ibn Khaldûn (d. 1406), this monumental work laid down the... (read more)

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Bollingen Series #0160: The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History. (Abridged Edition)
Bollingen Series #0160: The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History. (Abridged Edition)
by Ibn Khaldun
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The Muqaddimah, often translated as "Introduction" or "Prolegomenon," is the most important Islamic history of the premodern world. Written by the great fourteenth-century Arab scholar Ibn Khaldûn (d. 1406), this monumental work laid down the... (read more)

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I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and Joy
I Heard God Laughing: Poems of Hope and Joy
by Hafiz
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Acclaimed translator Dick Davis breathes new life into the timeless works of three masters of 14th-century Persian literature   Together, Hafez, a giant of world literature; Jahan Malek Khatun, an eloquent princess; and Obayd-e Zakani, a dissolute... (read more)

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Ilex Foundation #13: Ferdowsi's Shahnama: Millennial Perspectives
Ilex Foundation #13: Ferdowsi's Shahnama: Millennial Perspectives
by Olga M Davidson
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Ferdowsi's Shahnama: Millennial Perspectives celebrates the ongoing reception, over the last thousand years, of a masterpiece of classical Persian poetry. The epic of the Shahnama or Book of Kings glorifies the spectacular achievements of Iranian... (read more)

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Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness: Arab Travellers in the Far North
Ibn Fadlan and the Land of Darkness: Arab Travellers in the Far North
by Paul Lunde
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A fascinating collection of medieval Arabic travel writing-in an important new translation. Between the ninth and fourteenth centuries, Arab explorers journeyed widely and frequently into the far north, crossing territories that now include Russia... (read more)

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Persian Poets (00 Edition)
Persian Poets (00 Edition)
by Peter Washington
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From the selected works of such celebrated and beloved poets as W. H. Auden, Robert and Elizabeth Browning, Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, Langston Hughes, and William Shakespeare, to anthologies on Jazz and Blues and Beat Poets, to collections on the... (read more)

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The Adventures of Amir Hamza: Lord of the Auspicious Planetary Conjunction
The Adventures of Amir Hamza: Lord of the Auspicious Planetary Conjunction
by Lakhnavi
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In the tradition of such beloved classics as The Thousand and One Nights and the Persian Shahnameh, here is the first unabridged English translation of a major Indo-Persian epic, The Adventures of Amir Hamza (Dastan-e Amir Hamza)–a panoramic tale... (read more)

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Music of a Distant Drum: Classical Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and Hebrew Poems
Music of a Distant Drum: Classical Arabic, Persian, Turkish, and Hebrew Poems
by Bernard Lewis
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Music of a Distant Drum marks a literary milestone. It collects 129 poems from the four leading literary traditions of the Middle East, all masterfully translated into English by Bernard Lewis, many for the first time. These poems come from diverse... (read more)

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The Adventures of Amir Hamza: Lord of the Auspicious Planetary Conjunction (Modern Library Classics)
The Adventures of Amir Hamza: Lord of the Auspicious Planetary Conjunction (Modern Library Classics)
by Ghalib Lakhnavi
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Here is the first unabridged English translation of a major Indo-Persian epic: a panoramic tale of magic and passion, a classic hero’s odyssey that has captivated much of the world. It is the spellbinding story of Amir Hamza, the adventurer who in... (read more)

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Ancient Egyptian Literature, Vol. 2: The New Kingdom
Ancient Egyptian Literature, Vol. 2: The New Kingdom
by Miriam Lichtheim
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First published in 1973 - and followed by Volume II in 1976 and Volume III in 1980 - this anthology has assumed classic status in the field of Egyptology and portrays the remarkable evolution of the literary forms of one of the world's earliest... (read more)

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Shahnameh: The Persian Book of Kings (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
Shahnameh: The Persian Book of Kings (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
by Abolqasem Ferdowsi and Dick Davis
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The great national epic of Persia—the most complete English-language edition Wherever Persian influence has spread, the stories of the Shahnameh become deeply embedded in the culture, as their appearance in such novels as The Kite Runner amply... (read more)

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The Perfumed Garden
The Perfumed Garden
by Bret Norton
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Erotic Arabian culture as told through its legends and artwork.... (read more)

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Sweet Sorrows: Selected Poems of Sheikh Farideddin Attar Neyshaboori
Sweet Sorrows: Selected Poems of Sheikh Farideddin Attar Neyshaboori
by Sheikh Farideddin Attar Neyshaboori
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The Story of Layla and Majnun
The Story of Layla and Majnun
by Nizami
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Selections from the Art of Party Crashing in Medieval Iraq
Selections from the Art of Party Crashing in Medieval Iraq
by Khatib Al Baghdadi
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Ottoman Lyric Poetry: An Anthology
Ottoman Lyric Poetry: An Anthology
by Walter G Andrews
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The Miraculous journey of Mahomet: Mirâj Nâmeh: Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris (Manuscrit Supplément Turc 190)
The Miraculous journey of Mahomet: Mirâj Nâmeh: Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris (Manuscrit Supplément Turc 190)
by Marie-Rose Séguy
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