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A Millennium of Classical Persian Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Wheeler McIntosh Thackston
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Ibex Publishers, Inc.

"A Millennium Of Classical Persian Poetry" is a guide to the reading & understanding of Persian poetry from the tenth to the twentieth century.
A Millennium of Classical Persian Poetry
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Wheeler M. Thackston, Wheeler McIntosh Thackston
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Ibex Publishers, Inc.

A Millennium of Classical Persian Poetry is designed to introduce students of Pesian to the richness of the classical poetic legacy. The Persian metrical system and poetic forms are explained, and selections are given from the works of all major poets, from Rudaki in the tenth century to Bahar in
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Language: en
Pages: 576
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Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-05 - Publisher: Universal-Publishers

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Language: en
Pages: 640
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Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This handbook offers a comprehensive overview of the field of Persian linguistics, discusses its development, and captures critical accounts of cutting edge research within its major subfields, as well as outlining current debates and suggesting productive lines of future research. Leading scholars in the major subfields of Persian linguistics examine
Ferdowsi, the Mongols and the History of Iran
Language: en
Pages: 432
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Categories: Literary Criticism
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I.B.Tauris in association with the Iran Heritage Foundation Iran's rich cultural heritage has been shaped over many centuries by its rich and eventful history. This impressive book, which assembles contributions by some of the world's most eminent historians, art historians and other scholars of the Iranian world, explores the history