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A Stone on a Grave
Translated from the Persian by Azfar Moin.
by Jalal Al-e Ahmad
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Sangi bar Guri [A Stone on a Grave] is a candid account of a male Iranian, in this case, a well-known essayist, fiction writer and socially and politically engaged intellectual, in his struggle to cope with his inability to produce offspring. In this book,...

$15.00
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This unusual work is comprised of dialogues between Emperor Nur al-Din Jahangir, ruler of the Mughal Empire of India from 1605-1627, and "Mutribi" al-Asamm Samarqandi, an elderly visitor from Samarqand, the fabled Central Asian city which had been the capital...

$7.00
Conversation with Modern Persian Poets
With Alireza Anushiravani. Includes an audio CD.
by Girdhari Tikku
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In 1965 Prof. Girdhari Tikku arranged for a meeting of some of the best poets of the time and led them into a conversation about their work. A Conversation with Modern Persian Poets presents the transcription and translation of two afternoons of taped...

$27.00
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Language and Culture in Persian lies at the intersection of what we ordinarily associate with language learning, standard vocabulary, idiom, grammar, etc. and a set of shared assumptions about the world that we call “culture.” The book is about what readers...

$25.00
Licensed Fool
Illustrations by Ardeshir Mohassess
by Paul Sprachman
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What can be said with certainty about Obeyd-e Zakani hardly fills a paragraph. He was born around 1300 near Qazvin, a city in northeastern Iran. Apparently there were two branches of the Zakani clan: one belonging to the minority sect in Islam, Shiism, and...

$40.00
Once A Dewdrop
Essays on the Poetry of Parvin E`tesami
by Heshmat Moayyad (1927-2018)
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In 1985 Mazda Publishers published the book A Nightingale's Lament: Selections from the Poems and Fables of Parvin E`tesami. This was the first full-scale introduction of Parvin and her poetry in English, and was followed by an edition of her Divan with a new...

$15.00
Persian Literary Influence on English Literature
With Special Reference to the Nineteenth Century.
by Hasan Javadi
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This study has been divided into four parts. By these divisions it is hoped to demonstrate the development of English knowledge of the Persians, their way of life, culture, and more particularly their literature. The immediate concern of the study is to cover...

$35.00
Reading Chubak
by M. R. Ghanoonparvar
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Reading Chubak is an examination of the life and works of Sadeq Chubak, one of the most prominent Iranian novelists and short story writers of the 20th century. A landmark in the development of modern Persian short stories and novels, Chubak’s work has had a...

$25.00
Reading Nasta`liq
by Brian Spooner, William L. Hanaway
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Most writing in Persian and Urdu since the fifteenth century from Iran, Central Asia, and South Asia has been in a style known as nasta`liq and its derivative, shekasta. In rapidly written, informal hands these types of writing present serious obstacles to...

$35.00
Sands of Oxus
Translated from the Tajik Persian with an Introduction by John R. Perry and Rachel Lehr.
by Sadriddin Aini
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Sadriddin Aini (1878-1954) was one of the reformist intellectuals of Russian-ruled Central Asia (Jadids) who in the early 1920s joined the Bolsheviks to overthrow the Emirate of Bukhara and propagate the revolution in Uzbekistan and Tajikistan. As the leading...

$30.00