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The Angels Knocking on the Tavern Door: Thirty Poems of Hafez


Mega Sale! Save 30% on the The Angels Knocking on the Tavern Door: Thirty Poems of Hafez by Bly, Robert (TRN)/ Lewisohn, Leonard (TRN) at Charles Freeland Poetry. MPN: black & white illustrations. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. The great Persian poet Hafez is so beloved in Iran that almost every family there keeps his Divan close at hand. For some fifteen years, esteemed


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The great Persian poet Hafez is so beloved in Iran that almost every family there keeps his Divan close at hand. For some fifteen years, esteemed American poet and author Robert Bly has worked with the great Islamic scholar Leonard Lewisohn to produce this translation, which for the first time captures Hafez's nimbleness, his fierce humor, his astonishing range of thought, and his delight in love—enabling English speakers to fully appreciate the true genius of this master of the ghazal form, one of the greatest inventions in the history of poetry.

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Manufacturer:Harper Perennial
Brand:Bly, Robert (TRN)/ Lewisohn, Leonard (TRN)
Part Number:black & white illustrations
Publisher:Harper Perennial
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MPN:black & white illustrations
EAN:9780061138843
Item Weight:0.3 pounds
Item Size:0.32 x 9 x 9 inches
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