The Islamic context of the Thousand and one nights

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Full title: The Islamic context of the Thousand and one nights / Muhsin al-Musawi.
Main author: Mūsawī, Muhṣin Jāsim.
Format: Book           


Summary: These stories begin with corruption and follow with redemption, conforming to a religious paradigm that runs concurrently with the concerns of Islam. By incorporating Islam into an analysis of these instructional tales, the author illuminates a consistent equation between art and life.
Language: English
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, 2009.
Classmark: P892.784ALF /730135
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9780231146340 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780231519465 (e-book)