Books in category Literary Collections – Middle Eastern

  • Thinking Goes to School

    Thinking Goes to School
    Hans G. Furth, Harry Wachs

    Proposes to show how children can be prepared to develop their full potential as 'thinking' human beings.

  • Popular Culture and Nationalism in Lebanon

    Popular Culture and Nationalism in Lebanon
    Christopher Stone

    Based on an award-winning thesis, this volume is a pioneering study of musical theatre and popular culture and its relation to the production of identity in Lebanon in the second half of the twentieth century.

  • khufus wisdom

    khufus wisdom
    naguib mahfouz, Raymond T. Stock

    A new edition of the famous novel from Naguib Mahfouz, the 1988 winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature

  • Between Night and Morn

    Between Night and Morn
    Kahlil Gibran

    In this volume of early writings, Gibran’s simple yet lyrical style crosses from prose to poetry and yields insight into his dedication and inner vision of beauty, including the tale of a strange hermit in “The Tempest,” the discovery …

  • برآیش و بیماری
    ابراهیم هرندی

    This book is also part of an attempt to transfer modern evolutionary ideas to Persian academic culture in a jargon free and easy to follow style.

  • Popular Culture and Nationalism in Lebanon

    Popular Culture and Nationalism in Lebanon
    Christopher Stone

    Based on an award-winning thesis, this volume is a pioneering study of musical theatre and popular culture and its relation to the production of identity in Lebanon in the second half of the twentieth century.

  • Classical Arabic Stories

    Classical Arabic Stories
    Salma Khadra Jayyusi

    Reading these texts today illuminates the wide spectrum of early Arab life and the influences and innovations that flourished so vibrantly in medieval Arab society.

  • A Beirut Anthology

    A Beirut Anthology
    T.J. Gorton

    A Beirut Anthology gathers the choicest of these, from writers as diverse as Alphonse de Lamartine and Mark Twain, providing a surprising and vivid glimpse behind the veil of this elusive and alluring city.

  • Poets on the Edge

    Poets on the Edge
    Tsipi Keller

    Selections from twenty-seven Hebrew poets, many of whose poems appear here in English for the first time.

  • The Neighbors

    The Neighbors
    Ahmad Mahmoud, Nastaran Kherad

    This is the first time one of Ahmad Mahmoud’s novels has appeared in English translation.

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