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Yarshater, Ehsan 1920-

Overview
Works: 419 works in 981 publications in 5 languages and 9,890 library holdings
Genres: Lyric poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Encyclopedias  Dictionaries  Poetry 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Creator, Honoree, Contributor, Publishing director
Classifications: PK6481.D6, 891.5511
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Most widely held works by Ehsan Yarshater
Rumi : the big red book : the great masterpiece celebrating mystical love and friendship by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( Book )

24 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jalal al-din Rumi (1207-73), Persian Muslim poet, theologian, and mystic, wrote poems acclaimed through the centuries for their powerful spiritual images, which often describe Rumi's love for God in romantic or erotic terms. Many of his lyrics and odes came to him while he was in a religiously inspired trance. These four hundred poems, selected and annotated by renowned Rumi scholar A.J. Arberry, are the most comprehensive and reliable translations available. - from back cover
Persian literature by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )

15 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Iran by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )

89 editions published between 1968 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Cambridge History of Iran' is an eight-volume survey of Iranian history and culture, and its contribution to the civilisation of the world. All aspects of the religious, philosophical, political, economic, scientific and artistic elements in Iranian civilisation are studied
The lion and the throne by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights of Persian art( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and Persian and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A grammar of southern Tati dialects by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The literature of pre-Islamic Iran : companion volume I to A history of Persian literature( Book )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The main object of this volume is to provide an overview of the most important extant literary sources in Old and Middle Iranian languages--the languages of the Achaemenid, Parthian and Sasanian periods culminating in the resource of Pahlavi Persian which fed so directly into the language of the later great Persian poets. --From publisher's description
Encyclopaedia Iranica( Book )

39 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Persian and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iranica varia : papers in honor of Professor Ehsan Yarshater( Book )

12 editions published in 1990 in English and Miscellaneous languages and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Seleucid, Parthian and Sasanian periods( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopædia Iranica( )

in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A multi-disciplinary reference work and research tool designed to record the facts of Iranian history and civilization. A precisely documented reference work on the lands, life, culture and history of all Iranian peoples and their interaction with other societies. From the biographies of notable men and women in every field of endeavor to descriptions of all Iranian cities and monuments (ancient and modern), from oil installations to major banks, from Zoroastrian scriptures to Jewish shrines to Islamic rituals, from Persian classics to modern novels, from Iranian flora and fauna to Persian music and folklore, from philosophy and mysticism and Persian calligraphy to Persian and Afghan architecture, no aspect of life in Iranian and related cultural areas is neglected. Please note: the online version of the Encyclopædia Iranica has thousands of entries, of which a considerable number of entries are only available on the Internet, through the letter Z (posted out of alphabetical turn); the print edition will eventually be complete as a multi- volume set
A locust's leg : studies in honour of S.H. Taqizadeh by W. B Henning( Book )

6 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oral literature of Iranian languages : Kurdish, Pashto, Balochi, Ossetic, Persian and Tajik : companion volume II to A history of Persian literature( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulrich Marzolph is Professor of Islamic Studies at Georg-August University, Gottingen, Germany, and a senior member of the editorial committee of the Encyclopaedia of Fairy Tales. He has published widely on the narrative culture of the Islamic Near and Middle East, particularly those aspects relating to classical and modern folktales as well as jokes and anecdotes in Persian, Arabic, and Turkish
Encyclopaedia Iranica( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Cambridge history of Iran by Richard N Frye( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Cambridge History of Iran' is an eight-volume survey of Iranian history and culture, and its contribution to the civilisation of the world. All aspects of the religious, philosophical, political, economic, scientific and artistic elements in Iranian civilisation are studied
Persian historiography by C. P Melville( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persian literature is the jewel in the crown of Persian culture. It has profoundly influenced the literatures of Ottoman Turkey, Muslim India and Turkic Central Asia and been a source of inspiration for Goethe, Emerson, Matthew Arnold and Jorge Luis Borges among others. Yet Persian literature has never received the attention it truly deserves. "A History of Persian Literature" answers this need and offers a new, comprehensive and detailed history of its subject. This 18-volume, authoritative survey reflects the stature and significance of Persian literature as the single most importa
Distinction of the feminine gender in Southern Tāti by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Seleucid, Parthian and Sasanian periods( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Oral Literature of Iranian Languages, Companion II : Kurdish, Pashto, Balochi, Ossetic, Persian and Tajik by Philip G Kreyenbroek( )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new History of Persian Literature in 18 Volumes. Persian literature is the jewel in the crown of Persian culture. It has profoundly influenced the literatures of Ottoman Turkey, Muslim India and Turkic Central Asia and been a source of inspiration for Goethe, Emerson, Matthew Arnold and Jorge Luis Borges among others. Yet Persian literature has never received the attention it truly deserves. A History of Persian Literature answers this need and offers a new, comprehensive and detailed history of its subject. This 18-volume, authoritative survey reflects the stature and significance of Persia
 
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Rumi : the big red book : the great masterpiece celebrating mystical love and friendship
Alternative Names
Ehsan Yarshater

Ehsan Yarshater accademico, storico e orientalista iraniano

Ehsan Yarshater Iranian academic

Ehsan Yarshater iranischer Iranist

Ehsan Yarshater taalkundige uit Iran

Ehsan Yarshater universitaire iranien

Iḥsān Yār-Šāṭir 1920-

Iḥsān Yāršātir 1920-

Shater, E. Yar.

Shater, Ehsan Yar-.

Yār-e Šāter, Eḥsān Allāh 1920-...

Yar-e-Shater, Ehsan 1920-

Yār_s_hāṭir, Iḥsān 1920-

Yār Šātir, Iḥsān

Yār-Sāṭir, Iḥsān 1920-

Yar-Shater, E.

Yar-Shater, Ehsan.

Yar-Shater, Ehsan 1920-

Yāršāṭar, Iḥsān 1920-

Yaršaṭer, Eḥsān

Yāršāt̤ir, Iḥsān

Yāršāṭir, Iḥsān 1920-

Yarshatar, Ahsan 1920-

Yarshater, Ehsan.

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Yarshater, Ehsan Ollah.

Yarshater, Ihsan 1920-

Yārshātir, Iḥsān

Yārshāṭir, Iḥsān Allāh

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Яршатер, Эхсан

אחסאן יארשאטר

إحسان يار شاطر

احسان یارشاطر زبان‌شناس، نویسنده، و تاریخ‌نگار ایرانی

يار-شاطر، إحسان

يارشاطر، احسان.

يارشاطر، احسان، 1920-

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یارشاطر, احسان

یارشاطر, احسان 1299-...

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The Cambridge history of IranThe lion and the throneThe literature of pre-Islamic Iran : companion volume I to A history of Persian literatureThe Seleucid, Parthian and Sasanian periodsOral literature of Iranian languages : Kurdish, Pashto, Balochi, Ossetic, Persian and Tajik : companion volume II to A history of Persian literatureThe Cambridge history of IranThe Seleucid, Parthian and Sasanian periods