Item description for Description in Classical Arabic Poetry: Wasf, Ekphrasis, and Interarts Theory (Brill Studies in Middle Eastern Literatures) by Akiko Motoyoshi Sumi...
This work deals with "wasf" or description which is one of the salient characteristics of the "qasidah" (classical Arabic poetry) tradition. It examines descriptive passages in a selected group of Arabic "qasidah" from different ages, with the motifs of horses, and bees and honey-gathering.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.5" Width: 6.3" Height: 0.9" Weight: 1.5 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 2003
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004129227 ISBN13 9789004129221