The wine song in classical Arabic poetry : Abu Nuwas and the literary tradition

"Classical Arab civilization produced the most extensive and highly developed bacchic tradition in world literature, In this book, Kennedy traces the history of wine poetry from its origins in sixth century Arabia to its heyday in Baghdad at the turn of the ninth century. He focusses on the wor...

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Main Author: Kennedy, Philip F.
Published: Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997.
Series: Oxford Oriental monographs (Unnumbered)
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Scholar's Library

Call Number: PJ7701 6 N8 ZUH 1997
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