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Product Description: This is the only study in a Western European language of an important part of the intellectual and cultural history of the Persianate world in its formative phase. Persian dictionaries (farhangs) of the Islamic era, compiled principally in India, represent a unique linguistic undertaking that has no counterpart in pre-modern Europe...read more

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9781905246557 | Rev upd edition (Global Oriental, November 30, 2007), cover price $142.00 | About this edition: This is the only study in a Western European language of an important part of the intellectual and cultural history of the Persianate world in its formative phase.

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9781851684359 | Oneworld Pubns Ltd, December 1, 2006, cover price $40.00

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9789004143234 | Bilingual edition (Brill Academic Pub, March 30, 2005), cover price $200.00

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Chronicles the influential Tajik author's growth to manhood in pre-revolutionary Uzbekistan and includes two of his autobiographical novellas (view table of contents)
By Sadriddin Aini, Rachel Lehr (trans) and John R. Perry (trans)

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9781568590783 | Mazda Pub, September 1, 1998, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the influential Tajik author's growth to manhood in pre-revolutionary Uzbekistan and includes two of his autobiographical novellas

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Product Description: In this insightful study of Iranian cultural history and national identity, Shahrokh Meskoob, one of Iran's leading intellectuals, reviews the roles of three social classes, the courtiers and bureaucratic officials (ahl-e divan), the religious scholars (ulama), and the Muslim Gnostics (Sufi poets and writers), in the development and refinement of the Persian language during the past one thousand years and gives the reader a fresh perspective on Iranian cultural heritage and the struggle to forge a distinct national identity...read more

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9780934211215 | 1 edition (Mage Pub, July 1, 1992), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In this insightful study of Iranian cultural history and national identity, Shahrokh Meskoob, one of Iran's leading intellectuals, reviews the roles of three social classes, the courtiers and bureaucratic officials (ahl-e divan), the religious scholars (ulama), and the Muslim Gnostics (Sufi poets and writers), in the development and refinement of the Persian language during the past one thousand years and gives the reader a fresh perspective on Iranian cultural heritage and the struggle to forge a distinct national identity.

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9780915144914, titled "Dialogue on Personal Identity and Immortality" | Hackett Pub Co Inc, June 1, 1978, cover price $25.00

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9780915144532 | Hackett Pub Co Inc, March 1, 1978, cover price $10.00

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