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The Poetry of the Orient

by Alger, William Rounseville

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • General,
  • Poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8462987M
    ISBN 10141795664X
    ISBN 109781417956647

    The Orient Express poem by Randall looks from the trainAlmost as one looked as a child. In the sunlightWhat I see still seems to me s: Ezra Pound received Ernest Fenollosa's notes on Chinese poetry and Japanese drama in the autumn of Subsequently, he tried to master Chinese and reworked the Orientalist's translations of Li Po (Rihaku) into his own 's readiness to look to the Far East for poetic inspiration crystallized a trend but did not begin it; American modernist writers grew up .

    Many Arabic and Persian books were available to them in English translation, from One Thousand and One Nights to the Seven Ancient Arabic odes called Mu’allaqat, from the philosophical novel, Hayy Ibn Yaqzan, a 12th century Arabic book, to the works of the Persian poet Shams al-Din Muhammad Hafiz, from the romance of Majnun Layla by the 16th. According to the edition of Encyclopedia Americana: It is by his translation of Faust, one of the finest attempts of the kind in any literature, that Taylor is generally known; yet as an original poet he stands well up in the second rank of Americans. His Poems of the Orient and his Pennsylvania ballads comprise his best : Janu , Chester .

    Murder on the Orient Express is a detective novel by English writer Agatha Christie featuring the Belgian detective Hercule was first published in the United Kingdom by the Collins Crime Club on 1 January In the United States, it was published on 28 February , under the title of Murder in the Calais Coach, by Dodd, Mead and Company. The UK edition retailed at Author: Agatha Christie. The Rubá'iyát of Omar Khayyam, in the famous translation by Edward FitzGerald, remains one of the most popular poems. It expressed the fascination of Victorian England with the Orient. Here, it forms the main work in the first half, along with other shorter poems by other leading Persian and Indian figures, including Rumi, Sa'di and Rabindranath Tagore. The second half is .


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Oriental poetry, Oriental poetry Publisher Boston, Roberts brothers Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of University of California Language EnglishPages: Poetry of the Orient An Anthology of the Classic Secular Poetry of the Major Eastern Nations (Book): Tietjens, Eunice.

The poetry of the Orient, / by William Rounseville Alger. Contributor Names Alger, William Rounseville, Library of Congress Control Number Language English Description xii, p.

18 cm. First published,under title: Poetry of the East English translation from Oriental literature, and original poetry on Oriental subjects LC copy 3 forms part of the personal library materials in the Joseph and Elizabeth Robins Pennell Collection.

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The Rubá’iyát of Omar Khayyam, in the famous translation by Edward FitzGerald, remains one of the most popular poems. It expressed the fascination of Victorian England with the Orient. Poetry of the Orient: an anthology of the classic secular poetry of the major eastern nations.

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Snowdrifts blocked the line. Surrounded by the silent Balkan hills, the passengers slept unheeding.From he was a Fulbright Fellow to Bangkok, Thailand. He currently lives in Fort Atkinson, WI and teaches at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.

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