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Anthology of Islamic literature

James Kritzeck

Anthology of Islamic literature

from the rise of Islam to modern times

by James Kritzeck

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Published by Meridian in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arabic literature -- Translations into English,
  • English literature -- Translations from Arabic,
  • Persian literature -- Translations into English,
  • English literature -- Translations from Persian

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith an introduction and commentaries by James Kritzeck.
    GenreTranslations into English.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 379 p. ;
    Number of Pages379
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22487133M
    OCLC/WorldCa31921122

    Before the rise of Islam, Arabic was mainly a spoken language with an oral literature of elaborate poetry and, to a lesser extent, prose.6 Writing had not yet fully developed and memorization was the most common means of preserving the literature.7 Both poetry and prose in the pre-Islamic era dealt with a rather limited range of topics which. Even today, the rich heritage of Islamic literature is hardly known in the West, except for a few examples such as the Koran, the holy book of Islam; the Thousand and One Nights, or Arabian Nights; the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám; and the 20th-century works of Khalil Gibran. This unfamiliarity is due in part to the fact that almost all of this.


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Barring the selections from the Qur'an which Muslims believe to be the true revealed word of God, the stories by other authors are historical in nature and some are fictionalized/5. The book in my hand was published in the mid 70s with the same red cover as appears on amazon.

The anthology covers both Arabic and Persian literature and I would say the title "Islamic literature" is a bit of a misnomer. A more apt title would have been "Anthology Anthology of Islamic literature book Literature from Muslim Lands."5/5(1).

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OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Islamic proper names --Islamic dates --The Koran: scripture and literature --Mecca chapters --Medinan chapters --Early Arabic poetry --The odes of Amru al-Qays, Labid, and Tarafah --Poems from early anthologies age of the Caliphs ().

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What has survived of the Greek and Latin classics is of a compass making it possible for the industrious student to read the whole. A collection of nearly fifty renderings from the Arabic and Persian, divided according to conventional historical periods, with background information for each supplied by the editor.

The range is from proverbs to poets, scripture to story-telling. A good supplement to comparative literature courses and something different for the exploratory reader. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

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Classical Arabic literature, for the purposes of this guide, dates from the mid- 7 th century CE, ca. or the period following the advent of was directly influenced by the historical events of its time.

Literary material attributed to the first phase of classical Arabic poetry, the marthiya (الرثاء)and the qasida (قَصِيدَة) genres both continued to evolve, reflecting Author: Ali Houissa.

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