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    The Hafez Poems of Gertrude Bell: With the Original Persian on the Facing Page (Classics of Persian Literature) (Paperback)(English / Persian) By (author) Shirazi Hafiz, Translated by Gertrude Bell

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    DescriptionIncludes Bell's translation of Hafez, along with the original Persian (Farsi). Also included are Bell's extensive introduction on the life and poetry of Hafez and a preface by E. Denison Ross. As E.G. Browne has commented: "Bells translations are true poetry of a very high order and, with perhaps the single exception of FitzGerald's paraphrase of the Quatrains of Omar Khayyam, are probably the finest and most truly poetical renderings of any Persian poet ever produced in the English language."


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    Title
    The Hafez Poems of Gertrude Bell
    Subtitle
    With the Original Persian on the Facing Page
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Shirazi Hafiz, Translated by Gertrude Bell
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 180
    Width: 140 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 236 g
    Language
    English
    Persian
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780936347394
    ISBN 10: 0936347392
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21500
    BIC subject category V2: DSC
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.1
    BIC E4L: LIT
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC subject category V2: DC, DSBB
    Ingram Subject Code: PO
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/MEDIVL
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2BXF
    DC21: 891.5511
    DC22: 891.5511
    Ingram Theme: RELI/ISLAM
    B&T General Subject: 640
    DC22: 891/.5511
    BISAC V2.8: REL090000, POE000000, POE003000
    LC classification: 91007718
    BIC subject category V2: 2BXF
    LC classification: PK6465.Z32 B4 1995
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    IBEX Publishers,U.S.
    Imprint name
    IBEX Publishers,U.S.
    Publication date
    01 June 1995
    Publication City/Country
    Bethesda
    Table of contents
    Preface; Rare Gemstones Used in Jewelry; Rare Gemstones Sometimes Used in Jewelry; How to Care for Rare & Unusual Gems; Where to Find a Jewelry Appraiser; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.