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The lament for fallen cities

IbraМ„hiМ„m MuМ„saМЃ SinjilaМ„wiМ„

The lament for fallen cities

a study of the development of the elegiac genre in classical Arabic poetry

by IbraМ„hiМ„m MuМ„saМЃ SinjilaМ„wiМ„

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Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ibrahim al-Sinjilawi.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 83/417 (P)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationiv, 217 leaves.
Number of Pages217
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3253449M
LC Control Number83171546


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