The Vagaries of the Qaṣīdah : the tradition and practice of early Arabic poetry / J.E. Montgomery.

A study of the tradition and practice of early Arabic poetry, this book provides an investigation of the multiple versions of early poems that exist in various Abbasid collections. It offers a corrective to the more exaggerated claims concerning this poetry and revises some hitherto fundamental atti...

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Main Author: Montgomery, J. E., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, UK : Gibb Memorial Trust, 1997.
Series:Gibb Memorial Trust Arabic Studies.
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