The reader in al-Jahiz : the epistolary rhetoric of an Arabic prose master

"Explores the intricately crafted rhetorical strategies used by al-Jahiz in his letters. The 9th-century essayist, theologian and encyclopedist 'Amr b. Bahr al-Jahiz has long been acknowledged as a master of early Arabic prose writing. Many of his most engaging writings were clearly intend...

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Main Author: Hefter, Thomas H.
Language: English
Published: Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, [2014].
Series: Edinburgh studies in classical Arabic literature

Scholar's Library

Call Number: PJ7745 J3 HEF 2014
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0000021301 Open Collection Book AVAILABLE