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By J. E. Montgomery

A learn of the culture and perform of early Arabic poetry, this ebook presents an research of the a number of types of early poems that exist in a variety of Abbasid collections. It bargains a corrective to the extra exaggerated claims bearing on this poetry and revises a few hitherto basic attitudes via advancing somebody philologically-driven imaginative and prescient of the period.

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