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Author Blatherwick, Helen, author

Title Prophets, gods and kings in Sīrat Sayf ibn Dhī Yazan : an intertextual reading of an Egyptian popular epic / by Helen Blatherwick
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (335 pages)
Series Brill studies in Middle Eastern literatures ; volume 38
Brill studies in Middle Eastern literatures ; v. 38
Notes Revised and expanded version of the author's thesis (doctoral)--SOAS, University of London, 2002
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 08, 2016)
Subject Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. -- Romances -- History and criticism.
Sīrat Sayf ibn Dhī Yazan.
Folk literature, Arabic -- Egypt -- History and criticism.
Gods in literature.
Kings and rulers in literature.
Prophets in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016002644
ISBN 9004314806 (electronic book)
9789004314801 (electronic book)
(hardcover ;) (alkaline paper)