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Author Stetkevych, Suzanne Pinckney.

Title The mantle odes : Arabic praise poems to the Prophet Muhammad / Suzanne Pinckney Stetkevych
Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 306 pages)
Contents Kaʻb ibn Zuhayr and the mantle of the Prophet -- al-Būṣīrī and the dream of the mantle -- Aḥmad Shawqī and the reweaving of the mantle -- Conclusion : Umm Kulthūm, al-Qaraḍāwī, and Nahj al-Burdah
Summary Three masterpieces of Islamic devotional poetry in their cultural contexts
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English with appendix of Arabic texts
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Subject Kaʻb ibn Zuhayr -- Criticism and interpretation.
Muḥammad, Prophet, -632 -- In literature.
Būṣīrī, Sharaf al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Saʻīd, 1213?-1296? -- Criticism and interpretation.
Shawqī, Aḥmad, 1868-1932 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Laudatory poetry, Arabic -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0253004519 (electronic bk.)
9780253004512 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)