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Night: Poetry from the Classical Persian Canon Vol. 2 [Persian / English dual language]

Abbas Kiarostami

Between 2006 and 2011, Iranian film director Abbas Kiarostami - author of three books of original verse - released his selections from and adaptations of four masters of Persian poetry: Nima (1895 - 1960), Hafez, Saadi and Rumi (all from the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries). This material is presented to English-speaking readers for the first time, in eight volumes: Nima's Water, Hafez's Wine, Saadi's Tears and Rumi's Fire. In 2015, Kiarostami published two further books, the dual anthology entitled Night, his selections from a variety of classical and contemporary poets.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Sticking Place Books
  • Publish Date: Oct 17th, 2016
  • Pages: 332
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.00in - 5.00in - 1.00in - 1.26lb
  • EAN: 9781942782254
  • Categories: Film - GeneralGeneral
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