The culture of letter-writing in pre-modern Islamic society (Computer file, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
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The culture of letter-writing in pre-modern Islamic society

Author: Adrian Gully
Publisher: Edinburgh Edinburgh University Press 2008
Edition/Format:   Computer file : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book presents a unique analysis of letter writing in the Middle Islamic period.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Gully, Adrian, 1961
The culture of letter-writing in pre-modern Islamic society
Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2008
XI, 212 S.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Gully
ISBN: 9780748633746 074863374X 9780748633739 0748633731
OCLC Number: 967390882
Notes: Title from publisher's bibliographic system (viewed on 02 Oct 2015).
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 212 pages)
Contents: 1. Foundations of Letter-Writing in Pre-Modern Islamic Society --
2. Epistolary Prose, Poetry and Oratory: Essentials of the Debate --
3. Power of the Pen and the Primacy of Script --
4. Composition Secretary (i): Background and Status --
5. Composition Secretary (ii): Moral and Inner Qualities --
6. Balaga, Epistolary Structure and Style --
7. Epistolary Protocol.
Responsibility: Adrian Gully.

Abstract:

This book presents a unique analysis of letter writing in the Middle Islamic period.

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