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

Author: R E Emmerick; Maria Macuch; Ehsan Yarshater
Publisher: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York : Distributed in the USA by Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Series: History of Persian literature, v. 17.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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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.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R E Emmerick; Maria Macuch; Ehsan Yarshater
ISBN: 9781845118877 1845118871
OCLC Number: 233545723
Description: xxvii, 522 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Avestan literature / A. Hintze --
Inscriptional literature in Old and Middle Iranian languages / Ph. Huyse --
Pahlavi literature / M. Macuch --
Manichaean literature in Iranian languages / W. Sundermann --
Christian literature in Middle Iranian languages / N. Sims-Williams --
Buddhist literature in Sogdian / Y. Yoshida --
Khotanese literature / M. Maggi.
Series Title: History of Persian literature, v. 17.
Responsibility: edited by Ronald E. Emmerick & Maria Macuch ; general editor, Ehsan Yarshater.

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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. This book reflects the  Read more...

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