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Published: 01 May 2018

224 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9781849048972

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The Islamic Wine Poetry of Abu Nuwas

Alex Rowell

A Hurst Publication

  • A rhyming English translation of the ninth-century khamriyyat (wine poems) of Abu Nuwas.
  • Excellent use of primary and secondary sources, both Arabic and English
  • Of interest to scholars of Islamic Studies, Arabic literature, and the Middle East

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