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The conference of the birds

Author: Farīd al-Dīn ʻAṭṭār; Dick Davis; Afkham Darbandi
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1984.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An allegorical poem about the search of the world's birds for the perfect king illustrates the mystical beliefs of sufism.
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Genre/Form: Early works
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Early works to 1800
Named Person: Farīd-ad-Dīn ʻAṭṭār; Farīd-ad-Dīn ʻAṭṭār
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Farīd al-Dīn ʻAṭṭār; Dick Davis; Afkham Darbandi
ISBN: 0140444343 9780140444346
OCLC Number: 11915963
Notes: Translation of: Manṭiq al-ṭayr.
"Biographical index": p. [230]-234.
Description: 234 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Manṭiq al-ṭayr.
Responsibility: Farid ud-Din Attar ; translated with an introduction by Afkham Darbandi and Dick Davis.

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An allegorical poem about the search of the world's birds for the perfect king illustrates the mystical beliefs of sufism.

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