Arabic Literature

ديوان مهيار الديلمي

Diwan Mihyar al-Dulaymi (FOUR VOLUMES IN THREE).

$550

Author:

Al-Dulaymi, Mihyar.

مهيار الديلمي

Publisher:

Dar al-Kutub al-Misriya

Publisher City:

cairo

Year:

1931

Edition:

First Edition

ISBN:

N.A

Weight:

4000 g

Dimensions:

27*18

Reference ID:

h16874

Quantity:

1

Keyword:

Arabic poetry, literature, Diwan Mihyar al-Dumaymi

8 vo. Volume I: [8], 426 pp. + [1, errata], 2 pages illustration from original manuscript / Volume II: [6], 2 pages illustrations from original manuscript + 373 pp. / Volume III: [1], 370 pp. + [1, errata] + Volume IV: [3], 206 pp, few ink annotations on margin, modern hard back binding, original slightly soiled wrappers preserved, set in good condition, first edition, 1925-1931.
Abu'l-Hasan Mihyar al-Daylami (died 1037) was poet of Dulaymite origin during the Buyid. Mihyar's poetry was dominated by metaphor, and he wrote in various poetic genres including Ghazal, as well as writing elegies on Ali and al-Husain Ibn Ali.
Ibn Khalikan said that Mihyar's work were so high in number that it fills four volumes, opined that Mihyar's writings "displayed great delicacy of thought and a remarkable loftiness of mind.
 

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