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The reader in al-Jāḥiẓ : the epistolary rhetoric of an Arabic prose master

Author: Thomas H Hefter
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2014] ©2014
Series: Edinburgh studies in classical Arabic literature.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This title looks at letters from one of the most unique minds of the Abbasid era, that cover sectarian and ethnic rivalries, ethical questions, intoxicating beverages and daily life.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Jāḥiẓ; Jāḥiẓ; Jāḥiẓ; ʿAmr Ibn-Baḥr al- Ǧāḥiẓ
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas H Hefter
ISBN: 9780748692743 0748692746 9781474400961 1474400965
OCLC Number: 1087312736
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 277 pages)
Series Title: Edinburgh studies in classical Arabic literature.
Responsibility: Thomas Hefter.

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This title looks at letters from one of the most unique minds of the Abbasid era, that cover sectarian and ethnic rivalries, ethical questions, intoxicating beverages and daily life.

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