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Focuses on the poems rather than on their authors. Surveys the development of Persian mystical poetry, dealing first with the relation between Sufism and literature and then with the four main genres of the tradition: the epigram, the homiletic poem, love poetry and symbolic narrative.
ISBN: 9780700706747 ISBN-10: 0700706747 Series: Curzon Sufi Series Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 142 Published: 18th April 1997 Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 22.3 x 15.29
Weight (kg): 0.29
Edition Number: 1