Poems from the Persian.
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Published by B. Blackwell in Oxford .
Written in English


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Book details:

The Physical Object
Paginationx, 105 p. illus., col. plate.
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16165281M

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  This book is a favourite on my poetry shelf. The introduction is helpful in appreciating the history and character of Persian poetry over the ages. The selection of poems also gives an insight to the spirit of Sufism. It is a dynamic translation which conveys a sense of rhythm and flow which I personally like/5(8). Read the poems in Persian [View or Download PDF] Elyas Alavi is a poet and visual artist based in Adelaide. Born in the Daykundi province of Afghanistan, he has published three poetry books: I Am a Daydreamer Wolf, published in in Tehran (5th ed., ), followed by Some Wounds (Kabul, ) and Hodood (Tehran, ). Persian literature - Persian literature - Classical poetry: The classical Persian poets and theoreticians saw the aim of their art primarily as the continuation of Arabic poetry in another language. For them, poems that were not written according to the rules of Arabic prosody did not count as serious poetry. It is difficult to assess in detail what has survived from pre-Islamic . His poems thereby become an intersection of the past and present, using old, familiar imagery in new forms to create innovative, yet culturally relevant and personal poetry. Shamloo also wrote the Book of Alley, an enormously influential volume work which compiles and reviews the history of Iranian : Anahit Behrooz.