The Resource The necklace of the Pleiades : studies in Persian literature presented to Heshmat Moayyad on his 80th birthday : 24 essays on Persian literature, culture and religion, F.D. Lewis and S. Sharma (eds.)

The necklace of the Pleiades : studies in Persian literature presented to Heshmat Moayyad on his 80th birthday : 24 essays on Persian literature, culture and religion, F.D. Lewis and S. Sharma (eds.)

Label
The necklace of the Pleiades : studies in Persian literature presented to Heshmat Moayyad on his 80th birthday : 24 essays on Persian literature, culture and religion
Title
The necklace of the Pleiades
Title remainder
studies in Persian literature presented to Heshmat Moayyad on his 80th birthday : 24 essays on Persian literature, culture and religion
Statement of responsibility
F.D. Lewis and S. Sharma (eds.)
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • per
  • eng
Summary
"The necklace of the Pleiades" is a volume on Persian literature, culture and religion by Persian scholars from around the world. This book reflects the state of the field of Persian literary studies and will be of substantial interest not only to scholars of Iranian culture, history and religions, but of Middle Eastern and South Asian studies, as well. The topics of the 24 essays range from the Persian Alexander romance, to Ferdowsi's Shahnama and other epics, the poetics and imagery of the ghazal and the qasida, Mughal court poetry, Sufism, Ismaili history, Baha'i literature, Iranian linguistics, the modern writer Sadeq Hedayat, and the reception of Salman Rushdie's novel in Persian translation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
800
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PK6408
LC item number
.N435 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Iranian studies series
Label
The necklace of the Pleiades : studies in Persian literature presented to Heshmat Moayyad on his 80th birthday : 24 essays on Persian literature, culture and religion, F.D. Lewis and S. Sharma (eds.)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn750173431
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (380 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789400600096
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
portrait
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3598756x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)750173431
  • pebcs9400600097

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