Abu Nuwas : A Genius of Poetry

Description

This is the first book to present the life, times and poetry of one of the greatest poets in the Arab tradition, Abu Nuwas. Author Philip Kennedy provides the narrative of Abu Nuwas's fascinating life, which was full of intrigue and debauched adventure, in parallel with the presentation of his greatest poems, across all genres, in easy and accessible translations, giving commentary where needed.

Details

Author(s)
Philip F. Kennedy
Format
Hardback | 145 pages
Dimensions
135 x 216 x 15mm | 331g
Publication date
30 Sep 2005
Publisher
Oneworld Publications
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
ISBN10
1851683607
ISBN13
9781851683604