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Echoes of Arabic poetry in English verse

Thoraya Mahdi Allam

Echoes of Arabic poetry in English verse

by Thoraya Mahdi Allam

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Published by General Egyptian Book Organization in Cairo .
Written in English


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Statementby Thoraya Mahdi Allam.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2002/08180 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination106 p. ;
Number of Pages106
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2369608M
ISBN 109770109568
LC Control Number86964484
OCLC/WorldCa15797802

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Echoes of Arabic poetry in English verse. Cairo: General Egyptian Book Organization, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Thoraya Mahdi Allam.

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