Books in category Poetry – Middle Eastern

  • Rub iy t of Omar Khayy m

    Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám
    Edward FitzGerald

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  • The Flowers of Albion

    The Flowers of Albion
    Arman Nabatiyan

    In "The Flowers of Albion," the author has attempted a fusion between the classic repertoire of Persian imagery and lyricism with Western influences of metered prose and rhyming verse.

  • Dreaming the Actual

    Dreaming the Actual
    Miriyam Glazer

    This anthology of contemporary fiction and poetry by Israeli women writers includes works originally written in Hebrew, Arabic, Russian, and English.

  • Edward FitzGerald s Rub iy t of Omar Khayy m

    Edward FitzGerald’s Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám
    William H. Martin, Sandra Mason

    The book presents the text of Edward FitzGerald’s three main versions of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám, together with non-technical commentary on the origins, role and influence of the poem, including the story of its publication.

  • The Forerunner

    The Forerunner
    Kahlil Gibran

    "You are your own forerunner, and the towers you have builded are but the foundation of your own giant-self.

  • Abraham Shlonsky

    Abraham Shlonsky
    Ari Ofengenden

    The book is indispensable for understanding Modern Hebrew and Jewish culture, and more generally as an exemplar of today's more prevalent hybridizations of tradition and modernity.

  • The Rubaiyat of Esmail Khoi

    The Rubaiyat of Esmail Khoi
    Esmail Khoi

  • Poems and Rhymes Exploring War Soldiers Politics Animals Insanity Faith and Love

    Poems and Rhymes Exploring War, Soldiers, Politics, Animals, Insanity, Faith and Love
    Perry Ritthaler

    The poetry within these e-books provides a sensible balance of love and faith while high lighting some of the disadvantages found within addiction that at times help to create the insanity on the faces of many people.

  • Divide and Rule

    Divide and Rule
    Walid Bitar

    Isn't itself, their neck of the woods, needs a rest—something more than a nap, and less than death, though death wouldn't hurt. Walid Bitar's poetry collections include 2 Guys on Holy Land, Bastardi Puri, and The Empire's Missing Links.

  • Keeping Time with Blue Hyacinths

    Keeping Time with Blue Hyacinths
    Sholeh Wolpé

    A surreal journey of sins, ghosts, and Saudi Princes

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