Arabic Literature in the Post-Classical Period: 0 (The by Roger Allen,D. S. Richards

By Roger Allen,D. S. Richards

the ultimate quantity of The Cambridge historical past of Arabic Literature explores the Arabic literary history of the little-known interval from the 12th to the start of the 19th century. although it was once in this time that the recognized Thousand and One Nights used to be composed, little or no has been written at the literature of the interval as a rule. during this quantity Roger Allen and Donald Richards collect probably the most amazing students within the box to rectify the placement. the quantity is split into elements with the traditions of poetry and prose lined individually inside either their 'elite' and 'popular' contexts. The final sections are dedicated to drama and the indigenous culture of literary feedback. because the merely paintings of its sort in English overlaying the post-classical interval, this ebook can provide to be a special source for college students and students of Arabic literature for a few years to come.

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