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Mannerism in Arabic poetry

Stefan Sperl

Mannerism in Arabic poetry

a structural analysis of selected texts (3rd century AH/9th century AD-5th century AH/11th century AD)

by Stefan Sperl

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arabic poetry -- 750-1258 -- History and criticism.,
  • Mannerism (Literature)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p223-227. - Includes index.

    StatementStefan Sperl.
    SeriesCambridge studies in Islamic civilization
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,230p. ;
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21500815M
    ISBN 100521354854

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