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Author Urfahʹlī, Bilāl, author

Title The anthologist's art : Abu Mansur al-Tha'alibi and his Yatimat al-dahr / by Bilal Orfali
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series Brill studies in Middle Eastern literatures ; volume 37
Brill studies in Middle Eastern literatures ; volume 37
Contents The Art of Anthology in Premodern Arabic Literature -- Life and Legacy of Thaʻalibi -- An Anthologist at Work: The Organization and Structure of the Yatima and Tatimma -- The Sources ofTha'alibi in Yatimat al-Dahr and Tatimmat al-Yatima -- Material within the Entry -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Thaʻālibī, ʻAbd al-Malik ibn Muḥammad, 961 or 962-1037 or 1038. Yatīmat al-dahr.
Anthologies -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016026376
ISBN 900431735X (electronic bk.)
9789004317352 (electronic bk.)
(hardback ;) (alk. paper)