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Selection from the poetry of the Afghans

Selection from the poetry of the Afghans

from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century, literally translated from the original Pushto with notes on the different authors and remarks on the mystic doctrine and poetry of the Sufis

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Published by K. P. Bagchi in Calcutta .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pushto poetry -- Translations into English,
  • English poetry -- Translations from Pushto

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesThe Poetry of the Afghans
    StatementHenry George Raverty.
    ContributionsRaverty, H. G. 1825-1906.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPK6825E3 S4 1862a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination348 p.
    Number of Pages348
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21198278M

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Summary: This is an anthology of English translations of Pushto poets from the 16th century on. Most, if not all, of these poets are Sufi. They utilize the poetic vocabulary of Sufiism: the tavern, the wine, the flowers, etc., all actually technical terms describing the soul's progression on Author: Henry George Raverty.

Get this from a library. Selection from the poetry of the Afghans. [H G Raverty;] -- Includes biographical sketches of the poets.

Selections from the Poetry of the Afghans by H. Raverty. Anthology of later Sufi poets from Afghanistan, many translated directly from rare manuscripts. "It must be remembered, that these poems are the effusions of men who never enjoyed any of what we call the luxuries of life; yet how refined are the generality of their sentiments!Brand: Appspublisher.

Read "Selections from the Poetry of the Afghans" by Henry George Raverty available from Rakuten Kobo. DURING my lengthened researches in, and long study of the Pus hto language, for so many years past, and particularly whe Brand: Library of Alexandria.

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