FRANKLIN D. LEWIS
Title: Rumi--Past and Present, East and West: The Life, Teachings, and Poetry of Jalal al-Din Rumi
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Oneworld Publications December 2007
1851685499 / 9781851685493
Seller ID: 20071103127497
Drawing on a vast array of sources, from writings of the poet himself to the latest scholarly literature, this new anniversary edition of the award-winning work examines the background, the legacy, and the continuing significance of Jalal al-Din Rumi, today's bestselling poet in the United States. With new translations of over fifty of Rumi's poems and including never before seen prose, this landmark study celebrates the astounding appeal of Rumi, still as strong as ever, 800 years after his birth.