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The conference of the birds

Author: Peter Sís; Farīd al-Dīn ʻAṭṭār
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an illustrated tale of thirty birds and their perilous journey through the seven valleys of Quest, Love, Understanding, Detachment, Unity, Amazement, and Death in a quest to find their true king, the Simorgh.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Allegories
Translations into English
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Sís; Farīd al-Dīn ʻAṭṭār
ISBN: 9781594203060 1594203067 9780143124245 0143124242
OCLC Number: 757928122
Notes: Adaptation of the twelfth-century Persian epic poem The Conference of the Birds by Farid Ud-Din Attar.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Peter Sís.
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Presents an illustrated tale of thirty birds and their perilous journey through the seven valleys of Quest, Love, Understanding, Detachment, Unity, Amazement, and Death in a quest to find their true king, the Simorgh.

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