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Yarshater, Ehsan 1920-

Overview
Works: 418 works in 719 publications in 3 languages and 7,978 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Conference proceedings  Poetry  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor, Author, Creator, Other, Honoree, Contributor
Classifications: PK6480.E5, 955
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Most widely held works about Ehsan Yarshater
 
Most widely held works by Ehsan Yarshater
Mystical poems of Rumi by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
My verse resembles the bread of Egyptnight passes over it, and you cannot eat it any more. Devour it the moment it is fresh, before the dust settles upon it. Its place is the warm climate of the heart; in this world it dies of cold. Like a fish it quivered for an instant on dry land, another moment and you see it is cold. Even if you eat it imagining it is fresh, it is necessary to conjure up many images. What you drink is really your own imagination; it is no old tale, my good man. Jalal al-Din Rumi (120773), legendary Persian Muslim poet, theologian, and mystic, wrote poems acclaimed throu
Oral literature of Iranian languages Kurdish, Pashto, Balochi, Ossetic, Persian and Tajik : companion volume II to A history of Persian literature by Philip G Kreyenbroek( )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Cambridge history of Iran by University of Cambridge( Book )
6 editions published between 1968 and 1993 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surveys Iranian history and culture and its contribution to the civilization of the world. Covers religious, philosophical, political, economic, scientific and artistic elements in Iranian civilization
Encyclopaedia Iranica by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )
57 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Iran faces the seventies ( Book )
8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persian historiography ( )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 317 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
Persian literature by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )
13 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mystical poems of Rūmī 2 : second selection, poems 201-400 by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( Book )
7 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lion and the throne by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )
8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Highlights of Persian art ( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in English and Persian and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The literature of pre-Islamic Iran : companion volume I to A history of Persian literature by R. E Emmerick( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 139 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
A grammar of southern Tati dialects by Ehsan Yarshater( Book )
7 editions published in 1969 in English and Multiple languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Iranica varia : papers in honor of Professor Ehsan Yarshater ( Book )
11 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopædia Iranica ( )
in English and held by 76 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 )
5 editions published in 1962 in English and Undetermined and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biruni symposium by Biruni Symposium( Book )
7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A history of Persian literature ( Book )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history of medicine in Iran ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopaedia Iranica ( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Encyclopaedia Iranica ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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-Sāṭir, Iḥsān 1920-
Yar-Shater, E.
Yar-Shater, Ehsan.
Yar-Shater, Ehsan 1920-
Yāršāṭar, Iḥsān 1920-
Yaršaṭer, Eḥsān
Yāršāṭir, Iḥsān 1920-
Yarshatar, Ahsan 1920-
Yarshater, Ehsan.
Yarshater Ehsan 1920-....
Yarshater, Ehsan Ollah.
Yarshater, Ihsan 1920-
Yārshātir, Iḥsān
Yārshāṭir, Iḥsān Allāh
Yārshāṭir, Iḥsān Allāh 1920-...
إحسان يار شاطر
يار-شاطر، إحسان
يارشاطر، احسان
يارشاطر، احسان، 1920-
یار شاتر احسان الله 1920-....
یارشاطر, احسان.
یارشاطر, احسان 1299-...
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