all ebooks in category: Middle Eastern Literature (3)

The Life and Times of Abu Tammam
English | ISBN: 0814760406, 1479868027 | 2015 | EPUB | 336 pages | 2 MB

Abu Tammam (d. 231 or 232/845 or 846) is one of the most celebrated poets in the Arabic language. Born in Syria of Greek Christian …

The Book of Rumi: 105 Stories and Fables that Illumine, Delight, and Inform
English | November 1st, 2018 | ISBN: 157174746X | 208 pages | EPUB | 1.78 MB

Philip Pullman, author of 'His Dark Materials' trilogy, has remarked that "after nourishment, shelter, and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the …

Shiraz in the Age of Hafez: The Glory of a Medieval Persian City
2004 | ISBN: 0295983914 | English | 192 pages | EPUB | 6 MB

In the fourteenth-century Persian city of Shiraz, poets composed, scholars studied, mystics sought hidden truths, ascetics prayed and fasted, drunkards brawled, and princes and their …