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Uniform Title Manṭiq al-ṭayr. English
Title The conference of the birds / Farid ud-Din Attar ; translated with an introduction by Afkham Darbandi and Dick Davis.
Publication Info. Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England ; New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1984.

Location Call No. Status Notes
 Purdy-Kresge Library  PK 6451 .F4 M2813 1984    CHECKED IN
Description 234 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Penguin classics
Note Translation of: Manṭiq al-ṭayr.
"Biographical index": p. [230]-234.
Summary An allegorical poem about the search of the world's birds for the perfect king illustrates the mystical beliefs of sufism.
Subject Sufi poetry, Persian -- Translations into English
Added Author Davis, Dick, 1945-
Darbandi, Afkham, 1948-
Added Title Bridging Cultures Muslim Journeys (NEH).
ISBN 9780140444346 (pbk.) : $15.00
0140444343 (pbk.) : $15.00
OCLC # mjc84211777
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