Manuscript, Text and Literature. Author: Bo Utas: Collected Essays on Middle and New Persian Texts.
2008 (English)Collection (editor) (Other academic)
The present volume comprises part of Bo Utas' extensive scholarship on Persian literature. The articles included in the book are: * On the composition of the Ayyātkār-ī Zarērān * Non-religious Book Pahlavi literature as a source to the history of Central Asia * Jang u āštī: War and peace in Iran * The manuscript tradition of Miṣbāḥ ul-arvāḥ and the application of the stemmatic method to New Persian texts * The Munjājāt or Ilāhī-nāmah of ‘Abdu'llāh Anṣārī * Towards a computerized method for the construction of stemmas of Persian manuscripts * Some trends in modern Persian literature * Did ‘Adhra remain a virgin? * A journey to the other world according to the Lantern of Spirits * Four entries from a French literary dictionary (in French) * Arabic and Iranian elements in New Persian prosody * ‘Ambiguity’ in the Savāniḥ of Aḥmad Ghazālī * The ardent lover and the virgin - a Greek romance in Muslim lands * The invention of the barbat according to ‘Unsuri's Vamiq-u-‘Adhra * The aesthetic use of New Persian * ‘Genres’ in Persian literature 900-1900
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Wiesbaden: Reichert Verlag , 2008, 300. , 272 p.
, Beiträge Zur Iranistik, 29
Persian, Middle Persian, Classical New Persian, sufi literature, prosody, epic poetry, genres, manuscript edition
Research subject Iranian Languages; Literature
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-98447ISBN: 978-3-89500-647-0OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-98447DiVA: diva2:174558