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A Literary History of Persia

Edward Granville Browne

A Literary History of Persia

From Firdawsi to Saadi

by Edward Granville Browne

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Published by ACLS History E-Book Project .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Middle East - General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages588
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8893818M
    ISBN 101597400211
    ISBN 109781597400213

    Persian literature -- History and criticism. Persian literature -- Translations into English. English literature -- Translations from Persian. Manuscripts, Persian -- Facsimiles. Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Specimens. Manuscripts, Persian. Illumination of books and manuscripts. Persian literature. Jul 23,  · A Literary History of Persia by Edward G. Browne, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A Literary History of Persia: Edward G. Browne: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(20).

    Persian literature, body of writings in New Persian (also called Modern Persian), the form of the Persian language written since the 9th century with a slightly extended form of the Arabic alphabet and with many Arabic loanwords. The literary form of New Persian is known as Farsī in Iran, where it. Buy A Literary History of Persia by Edward Granville Browne online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 11 editions - starting at $ Shop jydrescueteam.com Range: $ - $

    A Literary History of Persia remains a classic work in English on the subject. Spanning four volumes it concentrates on Persian literature, but it also surveys many aspects of Persian culture from pre-history to the twentieth century. In A Year Among the Persians () he wrote a sympathetic portrayal of Persian society. After his death in it was reprinted and became a classic in English travel literature. He also published the first volume of A Literary History of Persia in with subsequent volumes in , , and It remains a standard authority.


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A Literary History of Persia abounds with specimens of his great skill in rendering Persian poetry into English verse which, though marked by the translator's period in style and wording, are still extremely readable and provide as true an impression of the originals as this is possible at jydrescueteam.com by: Nearly a hundred years since its publication, E.

Browne's A Literary History of Persia remains a classic work in English on the subject. Spanning four volumes, it took Browne over 25 years to write and whilst it concentrates on Persian literature, it surveys many aspects of Persian culture from pre-history to the twentieth century/5. A literary history of Persia () and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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Learn more Enter your mobile number or email address below Author: Edward Granville Browne. Book Description. A Literary History of Persia remains a classic work in English on the subject.

Spanning four volumes it concentrates on Persian literature, but it also surveys many aspects of Persian culture from pre-history to the twentieth century. Volume two looks at the early medieval period and in particular on the poet Saadi Author: Edward G.

Browne. Excerpt from A Literary History of Persia About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at jydrescueteam.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.

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E-Book Review and Description: Browne's well-known work, first revealed inwas the important textual content on literary historical past in Persian research for a lot of years. As an summary of Persian literature from the earliest occasions till Firdawsi, it continues to be a worthwhile reference.

Nov 05,  · Browne's famous work, first published inwas the essential text on literary history in Persian studies for many years.

As an overview of Persian literature from the earliest times until Firdawsi, it continues to be a valuable jydrescueteam.com by: A Literary History of Persia: From the Earliest Times until Firdawsi, A Literary History of Persia, Volume II: From Firdawsi to Saadi, A Literary Histo Home My Books.

Edward Granville Browne ( – ), born in Stouts Hill, Uley, Gloucestershire, England, was a British orientalist who published numerous articles and books of academic value, mainly in the areas of history and literature.

His works are respected for their scholarship, uniqueness, /5. Page - With the rise of Persian influence," he adds (p. ), "the roughness of Arab life was softened ; and there opened an era of culture, toleration, and scientific research. The practice of oral tradition was also giving place to recorded statement and historical narrative, — a change hastened by the scholarly tendencies introduced from the East.

Dec 12,  · About the Book. There are four volumes to this history that cover Persian literature, starting from Ferowsi's 'Shahnahmeh' which is kind of a national epic, to the s when Browne was in Persia.

Oct 31,  · This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible.

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A Literary History of Persia, Volume 2. Edward Granville Browne. Scribner, - English literature. 0 Reviews. Preview this book. A literary history of Persia by Edward Granville Browne; 15 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Specimens, reproductions, Illumination of books and manuscripts, English literature, Translations into English, Translations from Persian, Facsimiles, History and criticism, Persian literature, Persian Manuscripts, Specimens; Places: Persia; Times: CE.

A Literary History of Persia, Volume 1. Browne's famous work, first published inwas the essential text on literary history in Persian studies for many years. As an overview of Persian literature from the earliest times until Firdawsi, it continues to be a valuable reference.The classic work on the subject, A Literary History of Persia is still the standard work in the English language on Persia and her literature.

It spans four volumes (2, pages) and took about twenty-five years to write. Although it concentrates on Persian literature, it also surveys all aspects of Persian culture from Iranian pre-history to the twentieth century.It is a pioneering work on the practice of Persian literary historiography and the emergence and development of Persian literature as a distinct institution in the early part of the 20th century.

It contends that the exemplary status of Sabk-shinasi rests on the recognition of its .