The Resource Structure and meaning in medieval Arabic and Persian poetry : Orient pearls, Julie Scott Meisami

Structure and meaning in medieval Arabic and Persian poetry : Orient pearls, Julie Scott Meisami

Label
Structure and meaning in medieval Arabic and Persian poetry : Orient pearls
Title
Structure and meaning in medieval Arabic and Persian poetry
Title remainder
Orient pearls
Statement of responsibility
Julie Scott Meisami
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first comprehensive and comparative study of compositional and stylistic techniques in medieval Arabic and Persian lyric poetry. It also examines works by the indigenous critics of poetry in both Arabic and Persian
Member of
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
891.551109
Index
index present
LC call number
PJ7553
LC item number
.M45 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Culture and civilisation in the Middle East
Label
Structure and meaning in medieval Arabic and Persian poetry : Orient pearls, Julie Scott Meisami
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Invention -- 3. Disposition : the parts of the poem -- 4. Disposition : larger structures -- 5. Disposition : the Qaṣīda and its adaptations -- 6. Disposition : varieties of structure -- 7. Ornamentation -- 8. Ornament : metaphor and imagery -- 9. Conclusion : the coherence of the poem
Control code
ocn252759629
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 507 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203220559
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3742080x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252759629
  • pebcs0203220552

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