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The Resource The essential Rumi, translated by Coleman Barks ; with Reynold Nicholson, A.J. Arberry, John Moyne

The essential Rumi, translated by Coleman Barks ; with Reynold Nicholson, A.J. Arberry, John Moyne

Label
The essential Rumi
Title
The essential Rumi
Statement of responsibility
translated by Coleman Barks ; with Reynold Nicholson, A.J. Arberry, John Moyne
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • per
  • eng
Summary
A comprehensive collection of ecstatic poetry that delights with its energy and passion, The Essential Rumi brings the vibrant, living words of famed thirteenth-century Sufi mystic Jelalludin Rumi to contemporary readers. This new expanded edition includes over 80 never-before-published poems and a new introduction
Member of
Cataloging source
Y#6
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1207-1273
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī
Dewey number
891/.55/11
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PK6480.E5
  • PK6480.E5
LC item number
  • B37 2004
  • B3713 2004
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1905-1969
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barks, Coleman
  • Arberry, A. J.
  • Moyne, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī
  • Sufi poetry, Persian
  • POETRY
  • RELIGION
  • Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī
  • Sufi poetry, Persian
Label
The essential Rumi, translated by Coleman Barks ; with Reynold Nicholson, A.J. Arberry, John Moyne
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-378) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The tavern: whoever brought me here will have to take me home -- Bewilderment: I have five things to say -- Emptiness and silence: the night air -- Spring giddiness: Stand in the wake of this chattering and grow airy -- Feeling separation: don't come near me -- Controlling the desire-body: how did you kill your rooster, Husam? -- Sohbet: meetings on the riverbank -- Being a lover: the sunrise ruby -- The pickaxe: getting to the treasure beneath the foundation -- Art as flirtation with surrender: wanting new silk harp strings -- Union: Gnats inside the wind -- The Sheikh: I have such a teacher -- Recognizing elegance: your reasonable father -- The howling necessity: cry out in your weakness -- Teaching stories: how the unseen world works -- rough metaphors: more teaching stories -- Solomon poems: The far mosque -- The three fish: gamble everything for love -- Jesus poems: the population of the world -- In Baghdad, dreaming of Cairo: more teaching stories -- Beginning and end: the stories that frame the Mathnawi -- Green ears everywhere: children running through -- Being woven: communal practice -- Wished-for-song: secret practices -- Majesty: this we have now -- Evolutionary intelligence: say I am you -- The turn: dance in your blood -- A new section: the pistachio passport
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
New expanded edition.
Extent
xxv, 388 pages
Isbn
9780062509581
Lccn
94044995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm56342432
  • (OCoLC)56342432
Label
The essential Rumi, translated by Coleman Barks ; with Reynold Nicholson, A.J. Arberry, John Moyne
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published in 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-378) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The tavern: whoever brought me here will have to take me home -- Bewilderment: I have five things to say -- Emptiness and silence: the night air -- Spring giddiness: Stand in the wake of this chattering and grow airy -- Feeling separation: don't come near me -- Controlling the desire-body: how did you kill your rooster, Husam? -- Sohbet: meetings on the riverbank -- Being a lover: the sunrise ruby -- The pickaxe: getting to the treasure beneath the foundation -- Art as flirtation with surrender: wanting new silk harp strings -- Union: Gnats inside the wind -- The Sheikh: I have such a teacher -- Recognizing elegance: your reasonable father -- The howling necessity: cry out in your weakness -- Teaching stories: how the unseen world works -- rough metaphors: more teaching stories -- Solomon poems: The far mosque -- The three fish: gamble everything for love -- Jesus poems: the population of the world -- In Baghdad, dreaming of Cairo: more teaching stories -- Beginning and end: the stories that frame the Mathnawi -- Green ears everywhere: children running through -- Being woven: communal practice -- Wished-for-song: secret practices -- Majesty: this we have now -- Evolutionary intelligence: say I am you -- The turn: dance in your blood -- A new section: the pistachio passport
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
New expanded edition.
Extent
xxv, 388 pages
Isbn
9780062509581
Lccn
94044995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocm56342432
  • (OCoLC)56342432

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