literary history of Persia.

by Edward Granville Browne

Publisher: University Press in Cambridge

Written in English
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LC ClassificationsPK6097 B7 1956
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Open LibraryOL15355736M

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Nearly a hundred years since its publication, E. Browne's A Literary History of Persia remains a classic work in English on the subject. Spanning four volumes, it took Browne over 25 years to write and whilst it concentrates on Persian literature, it surveys many aspects of Persian culture from pre-history to the twentieth century/5.

The classic work on the subject, A LITERARY HISTORY OF PERSIA is still the standard work in the English language on Literary history of Persia. book and her literature. It spans four volumes (2, pages) and took about twenty-five years to write.

Although it concentrates on Persian literature, it also surveys all aspects of Persian culture from Iranian pre-history to Cited by: Browne's famous work, first published inwas the essential text on literary history in Persian studies for many years.

As an overview of Persian literature from the earliest times until Firdawsi, it continues to be a valuable reference. Out of print for some time, it is now reissued as a library edition, in facsimile to capture the feel of the original edition.

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Browne. Browne's famous work, first published inwas the essential text on literary history in Persian studies for many years. As an overview of Persian literature from the earliest times until Firdawsi, it continues to be a valuable reference.

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Category: Literary Criticism. Page: View: Read Now» Browne's famous work, first published inwas the essential text on literary history in Persian studies for many years. As an overview of Persian literature from the earliest times until Firdawsi, it continues to be a valuable reference.

The history of literature is the historical development of writings in prose or poetry that attempt to provide entertainment, enlightenment, or instruction to the reader/listener/observer, as well as the development of the literary techniques used in the communication of these pieces.

Not all writings constitute recorded materials, such as compilations of data (e.g., a check. It's the best (mostly) concise review of Persian literary history that I've found as a free download on the internet.

Be aware that the author wanders a lot into topics that interest him instead of what actually answers his research question; a good 50% of the book deserves to be in footnotes or endnotes/5.

Browne's famous work, first published inwas the essential text on literary history in Persian studies for many years. As an overview of Persian literature from the earliest times until Firdawsi, it continues to be a valuable by: The classic work on the subject, A Literary History of Persia is still the standard work in the English language on Persia and her literature.

It spans four volumes (2, pages) and took about twenty-five years to write. Although it concentrates on Persian literature, it also surveys all aspects of Persian culture from Iranian pre-history to the twentieth century.

Persian literature (Persian: ادبیات فارسی ‎, romanized: Adabiyâte fârsi, pronounced [ʔædæbiːˌjɒːte fɒːɾˈsiː]) comprises oral compositions and written texts in the Persian language and is one of the world's oldest literatures. It spans over two-and-a-half millennia.

Its sources have been within Greater Iran including present-day Iran, Iraq, Afghanistan, the Caucasus. A Literary History of Persia remains a classic work in English on the subject.

Spanning four volumes it concentrates on Persian literature, but it also surveys many aspects of Persian culture from pre-history to the twentieth century. Volume two looks at the early medieval period and in particular on the poet Saadi ().

Browne's famous work, first published inwas the essential text on literary history in Persian studies for many years. As an overview of Persian literature from the earliest times until Firdawsi, it continues to be a valuable : From the tenth century to the late nineteenth century, historical writing became one of the most revered and important literary traditions in the Persian language.

These works were often written in prose as well as in verse. Subjects covered include travel literature, world history, current events, and traditional subjects such as the history of Islamic civilization.

The literature of Persia is among the oldest in the world, spanning thousands of years, and has influenced the literary works of many other cultures. The greatest and most influential work is the Shahnameh – the Persian Book of Kings – written by the poet Abolqasem Ferdowsi between CE.

The Shahnameh epitomizes the spirit of Persian literature, up through the present day, in Author: Joshua J. Mark. The classic work on the subject, "A Literary History Of Persia" is still the standard work in the English language on Persia and her literature.

It spans four volumes (2, pages) and took about twenty-five years to write/5(7). DESCRIPTION. The classic work on the subject, A Literary History of Persia is still the standard work in the English language on the history of Persia and Persian literature.

It spans four volumes (2, pages) and took about twenty-five years to write. Although it concentrates on Persian literature, it also surveys all aspects of Persian culture from Iranian pre-history to the twentieth century.

A literary history of Persia by Edward Granville Browne,The University press edition, in English. A literary history of Persia by Edward Granville Browne,T.

Unwin edition. An integrative multi-regional account of Persian literary history on the cusp of the modern period Assesses the manner in which a major Iranian nationalist motif has dominated the writing of Persian literary history Recovers marginalised communities and.

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Iranian literature, body of writings in the Iranian languages produced in an area encompassing eastern Anatolia, Iran, and parts of western Central Asia as well as Afghanistan and the western areas of Pakistan.

The oldest surviving texts are contained in the Avesta, the sacred book of. Persian literature, body of writings in New Persian (also called Modern Persian), the form of the Persian language written since the 9th century with a slightly extended form of the Arabic alphabet and with many Arabic loanwords.

The literary form of New Persian is known as Farsī in Iran, where it is the country’s official language, and as Darī in Afghanistan (where it and Pashto are.

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Browne, Edward Granville, Literary history of Persia. The richness of Persian literature, one of the world’s oldest, can be traced back to medieval classical Persian.

Beginning in the tenth century and lasting well into the sixteenth century, classical Persian poetry and prose flourished. Poetry became the dominant form of literary expression and the medium in which almost all intellectual pursuits were expressed.

Book Description: A Literary History of Persia remains a classic work in English on the subject. Spanning four volumes it concentrates on Persian literature, but it also surveys many aspects of Persian culture from pre-history to the twentieth century.

Volume two looks at the early medieval period and in particular on the poet Saadi ()/5(10). A History of Persian Literature answers this need and offers a new, comprehensive and detailed history of its volume, authoritative survey reflects the stature and significance of Persian literature as the single most important accomplishment of the Iranian experience.Browne's famous work, first published inwas the essential text on literary history in Persian studies for many years.

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