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Essays in Arabic literary biography

Roger M. A. Allen

Essays in Arabic literary biography

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Published by Harrassowitz in Wiesbaden .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementgeneral editor, Roger Allen
SeriesMîzân -- Bd. 17
ContributionsDeYoung, Terri, Lowry, Joseph E. (Joseph Edmund), Stewart, Devin J.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ7521 .E87 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <2-3> ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24426586M
ISBN 103447059338, 3447061413
ISBN 109783447059336, 9783447061414
LC Control Number2010359879
OCLC/WorldCa422767006

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