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Making the Great Book of Songs

Compilation and the Author"s Craft in Abu I-Faraj al-Isbahani"s Kitab al-aghani (Routledgecurzon Studies in Arabic and Middle Eastern Literature)
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Literary studies: classical, early & medieval, Kitåab al-aghåanåi, Genres & Styles - Folk & Traditional, Middle Eastern, Abåu l-Faraj al-Iòsbahåanåi,, Literature - Classics / Criticism, Arabic, Music, Islamic Empire, Intellectual life, African, Abu l-Faraj al-Isbahani, Music / Folk & Traditional, Abu l-Faraj al-Isbahani,, Ethnic, Islam - History, 897 or 8-967, 897 or 8-967., Abåu al-Faraj al-Iòsbahåanåi,, Kitab al-a
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ISBN 100700717013
ISBN 139780700717019

This is the first systematic literary study of one of the masterpieces of classical Arabic literature, the fourth/tenth century Kitâb al-aghânî (The Book of Songs) by Abû I-Faraj now the twenty-four volume Book of Songs has been regarded as a rather chaotic but priceless mine of information about classical Arabic music, literature and by: 3.

This is the first systematic literary study of one of the masterpieces of classical Arabic literature, the fourth/tenth century Kitâb al-aghânî (The Book of Songs) by Abû I-Faraj now the twenty-four volume Book of Songs has been regarded as a rather chaotic but priceless mine of information about classical Arabic music, literature and by: 3.

The Book of Songs: Poems that helped shape Chinese thought. A collection of ‘folk poems’ said to have been picked up from alleys and fields around China, The Book of Songs also functioned as satire, diplomacy and moral instruction, writes Martin Kern.

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Kitab al-Aghani (Arabic: كتاب الأغاني ‎, The Book of Songs), is an encyclopedic collection of poems and songs that runs to over 20 volumes in modern editions by the 10th-century Arabic litterateur Abu al-Faraj al-Isfahani (also known as al-Isbahani).

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Joseph R. Allen's new edition of The Book of Songs restores Arthur Waley's definitive English translations to the original order and structure of the two-thousand-year-old Chinese text. One of the five Confucian classics, The Book of Songs is the oldest collection of poetry in world literature and the finest treasure of traditional songs that antiquity has left Waley's translations 4/5(3).

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It presents an inspired portrayal of ideal human love, a resounding affirmation of the goodness of human sexuality that is applicable to the sacredness and the depth of married union.

A fake book is a collection of musical lead sheets intended to help a performer quickly learn new songs.

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The Book of Songs, collection of verse by Heinrich Heine, published as Buch der Lieder in The work contains all his poetry to the time of publication and features bittersweet, self-ironic verses about unrequited love that employ Romantic sensibilities but are at the same time suspicious of them.

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A song about our love of books and reading in celebration of World Book Day, International Children's Book Day and Children's Book Week. BUY THE SONG: iTunes. The poems of The Book of Songs were written, collected and edited approxi-mately between the 11th and 6th cent.

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Abu Al-Faraj Al-Isbahani (or Al-Isfahani, – AD) was a literary scholar, poet, and genealogist who was born in Isfahan, in present-day Iran, but lived much of his life in Baghdad and Aleppo.

Kitab al-Aghani (The book of songs) is often considered his masterpiece. A dozen or more other works by him are known. Most of them describe the indulgent social life of his.

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