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By Franklin D. Lewis

ISBN-10: 1851682147

ISBN-13: 9781851682140

ISBN-10: 1851685499

ISBN-13: 9781851685493

Painstakingly researched via a number one professional, this new anniversary variation of the award-winning biography examines the historical past, the legacy, and the ongoing value of Jalâl al-Din Rumi, 800 years after he used to be born. Containing numerous new poems and an up-to-date advent, it'll make an ideal reward for Rumi fanatics all over the place. Drawing on an enormous array of resources, from writings of the poet himself to the most recent scholarly literature, this distinct ebook is the definitive exploration of Rumi's existence and paintings. as well as delivering clean views at the philosophical and religious context within which Rumi used to be writing, Lewis can pay specific cognizance to why Rumi is the bestselling poet within the usa at the present time. The benchmark in Rumi stories, this landmark paintings comprises new translations of over fifty of Rumi's poems, in addition to never-before-seen prose, large commentaries, and a whole annotated bibliography.

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