Item description for The Thousand and One Nights: From the Earliest Known Sources : Introduction and Indexes, Part 3 (v. 3) by Muhsin Mahdi...
This volume of Indexes and an extensive English introduction completes the publication of the critical edition of The Thousand and One Nights, of which the first two volumes, the Arabic text and commentary, were published in 1984. For the first time, the oldest manuscript of this famous Arabic text is now completely accessible to scholars and interested readers. This third and final volume, which completes painstaking work of more than three decades, magnificently adds to the important and pioneering work by Muhsin Mahdi which has been lauded by so many.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.6" Width: 6.5" Height: 1.2" Weight: 1.8 lbs.
Binding Library Binding
Release Date Aug 1, 1994
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004101063 ISBN13 9789004101067
Availability 0 units.
More About Muhsin Mahdi
Husain Haddawy was born and grew up in Baghdad, taught English and comparative literature at various American universities, wrote art criticism, and is now living in retirement in Thailand.