Persian Sufi Poetry An Introduction to the Mystical Use of Classical Poems

By: De Bruijn, J T P

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142pp, illustrated softback covers with a light crease to the spine. Internally clean and tight. A readable introduction to Persian Islamic Sufi poetry, including the development of of the tradition, the relation of Sufism and literature, and the four main genres - the epigram, the homiletic poem, love poetry and symbolic narrative.

Title: Persian Sufi Poetry An Introduction to the Mystical Use of Classical Poems

Author Name: De Bruijn, J T P

Categories: Poetry, History, Religion, Persia,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Curzon: 1997

ISBN Number: 0700703128

ISBN Number 13: 9780700703128

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 16691

Keywords: Sufi, Religion, persian Culture, Persia, Persian Literature, Poetry, Persian Poetry