Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Look Inside A Modern Persian Prose Reader

A Modern Persian Prose Reader

$47.99 (C)

  • Date Published: April 2011
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521169172

$ 47.99 (C)
Paperback

Add to cart Add to wishlist

Other available formats:
Hardback


Looking for an examination copy?

If you are interested in the title for your course we can consider offering an examination copy. To register your interest please contact collegesales@cambridge.org providing details of the course you are teaching.

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • First published in 1968, this volume of Persian language texts is intended to accompany the author's Modern Persian Prose Literature (Cambridge, 1966). It contains representative passages from the works of major Persian writers, which are taken from the hundred years preceding the original publication date. Sections are organised by author and are prefaced by a brief account of the life and writings. There is also a glossary at the end of text containing the meanings of more difficult words and providing contextual information to aid the reader's understanding. This accessible collection will be of value to students of the Persian language and anyone with an interest in untranslated Persian literature.

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: April 2011
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521169172
    • length: 258 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 140 x 15 mm
    • weight: 0.33kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. Mīrzā Malkom Khān: The Oracular Notebook
    2. 'Abdul-Rahīm Najjārzāda (Tālibuff): Ahmad's Book
    3. Hājj Zaynu'l-Ābidīn Marāgha'ī: The Travel Diary of Ibrahim Beg
    4. Mīrzā Habīb Isfahānī: The Adventures of Hajji Bab of Ispahan
    5. 'Alī Akbar Dihkhudā: 'Charand Parand' ('Balderdash')
    6. Murtazā Mushfiq Kāzimī: The Horrors of Tehran
    7. Jahāngīr Jalīlī: I have Cried A Well
    8. Muhammad Mas'ūd: Night Diversions and Flowers that Grow in Hell
    9. 'Alī Dashtī: Prison Days, Fitna and A Portrait of Hafiz
    10. Muhammad Hijāzī: 'The Biography of a Great Philosopher' and 'Love's Nest'
    11. Muhammad 'Alī Jamālzāda: 'Everyman to his Deserts'
    12. Sādiq Hidāyat: 'Hājjī Mūrad', 'The Patient Stone' and The Message of Kafka
    13. Buzurg 'Alavī: 'The Lead Soldier' and Her Eyes
    14. Jalāl Āl-i Ahmad: 'Mobilizing the People' and The Headmaster
    15. Sādiq Chūbak: 'Monsieur Ilyas' and Native of Tangistan
    16. Muhammad I'timādzāda (Bih Āzīn): 'The Spring and the Sea'
    17. Taqī Mudarrisī: Yakulya and her Loneliness
    18. 'Alī Muhammad Afghānī: Mrs Ahu's Husband
    Abbreviations
    Glossary
    Notes.

  • Author

    H. Kamshad

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×