5167 ABDEL-MALEK & HALLAQ Tradition, Modernity, and Postmodernity in Arabic Literature: Essays in Honor of Prof. Issa J. Boullata. NEW 580pp. June '00. £94.00 HB

3955 ABDULLAH, A. The Thief of Bagdad. Reprint of 1902 edition. 248pp. £4.95 PB

2852 ABOUZEID, L. Return to Childhood: The Memoir of a Modern Moroccan Woman. 1999. £12.50 PB

4421 ABU-LUGHOD, L. Writing Women's Worlds: Bedouin Stories. 8 b/w illus. 289pp. 1992. £14.95 PB

4422 ABU-LUGHOD, L. Veiled Sentiments: Honor and Poetry in a Bedouin Society. 19 photos. 336pp. 1986. £17.95 PB

2208 AL-JAHIZ The Book of Misers (Al-Bukhala). Trans. by R. Serjeant. 6 colour plates. A comic masterpiece. 288pp. 1997. £60.00 HB £15.00 PB

3771 AL-JAHIZ, A. Avarice and the Avaricious. Trans. by J. Colville. One of the wittiest pieces of medieval Arabic prose by the writer described as the 'sultan of style'. 1999. £65.00 HB

4810 ALLEN, R. The Arabic Literary Heritage: The Development of its Genres and Criticism. 475pp. 1998. £60.00 HB

4813 ALLEN, R. An Introduction to Arabic Literature. NEW. 282pp. May '00. £37.50 HB £13.95 PB

5084 ANDREWS, BLACK & KALPAKLI Ottoman Lyric Poetry: An Anthology. £31.00 HB £14.99 PB

4999 ARBERRY, A. Classical Persian Literature. 464pp. 1993. £18.99 PB

4995 ARBERRY, TRANS. The Poems of Al-Mutanabbi. NEW 168pp. Oct. '00. £35.00 HB £14.99 PB

3021 ASMA'U, N. Collected Works of Nana Asma'u, Daughter of Usman dan Fodio (1793-1864). Trans. fr. Hausa by Boyd and Mack. 734pp. 1997. £36.99 HB

4356 BROCKELMANN Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur. In German. New edition. 2335pp. 1996. £832.00 HB

2025 BROWNE, E. A Literary History of Persia. Newly re-issued. Vol. 1 From the Earliest Times until Firdawsi. Vol. 2 From Firdawsi to Sa'di. Vol. 3 The Tartar Domination. 12 illus. Vol. 4 Modern Times. 1999. £295.00 4 Vol. Boxed Set

3139 BROWNE, E. Literary History of Persia. 4 vol. boxed set. 2268pp. 1999. £295.00 HB

4570 CABRERA, H. Cronicas Muladies (Parrafos de Moro Nuevo). NEW Text in Spanish. [Novel dealing with the conversion to Islam of a Spanish man.] 410pp. Dec. '99. £12.99 PB

2130 CACHIA, P. An Overview of Modern Arabic Literature. 244pp. 1990. £42.00 HB

2480 DANESHVAR,S. Savushun: A Novel about Modern Iran. Chronicle of life in Persia-just-turned-Iran. 320pp. 1997. £8.95 PB

2351 DEMOOR, OSTLE & WILD Writing the Self: Autobiographical Writing in Modern Arabic Literature. 320pp. 1997. £35.00 HB

3844 DEYOUNG, T. Placing the Poet: Badr Shakir al-Sayyab and Postcolonial Iraq. 1998. £58.25 HB £19.50 PB

4996 FITZGERALD, E. The Romance of the Rubaiyat: Edward Fitzgerald's First Edition. Intro. by Arberry. NEW 244pp. Illus. Oct. '00. £40.00 HB £14.99 PB

5168 FROLOV, D. Classical Arabic Verse: History and Theory of 'Arud. NEW 378pp. 2000. £94.00 HB

3728 GORDON, H. Naguib Mahfoiuz's Egypt: Existential Themes in His Writings. 1990. £38.50 HB

3613 HARROW, K. The Marabout and the Muse: New Approaches to Islam in African Literature. Focussing on women authors in Islamic literature and Islamic orthodoxy in indigeneous African texts. 262pp. 1996. £12.95 PB

2218 HOVANNISIAN & SABAGH The Thousand and One Nights in Arabic Literature and Society. 129pp. 1997. £30.00 HB

2601 HUNWICK & O'FAHEY Arabic Literature of Africa. Vol. 1. The Writings of Eastern Sudanic Africa to c. 1900. 434pp. 1994. £129.00 HB

2602 HUNWICK & O'FAHEY Arabic Literature of Africa. Vol. 2. The Writings of Central Sudanic Africa. 732pp. 1995. £174.95 HB

2116 HUNZAI & KASSAM Shimmering Light: An Anthology of Isma'ili Poems. 192pp. 1997. £12.95 PB

2350 hussein, a., ed. Hoops of Fire: Fifty Years of Fiction by Pakistani Women. 200pp. 1997. £9.95 PB

2538 IBN HAZM The Ring of the Dove. Trans. by A. Arberry. Ibn Hazm (994-1064) was a famous Andalusian theologian. £29.95 HB £13.95 PB

4206 IQBAL, M. Tulip in the Desert: A Selection of Iqbal's Poetry. NEW Edited, trans., commentary by M. Mir. 176pp. March '00. £35.00 HB £12.95 PB

4550 IQBAL,M. La Metaphysique en Perse. Trans. into French by de Vitray-Meyerovitch. 152pp. 1996. £12.99 PB

3646 JAYYUSI, S. Literature of Modern Arabia. £75.00 HB £19.95 PB

3735 KANAFANI, G. Palestine's Children: 'Returning to Haifa' and Other Stories. NEW 160pp. 2000. £18.95 HB £10.50 PB

2562 KURPERSHOEK,M. Oral Poetry and Narratives from Central Arabia. Vol. III: Bedouin Poets of the Dawasir Tribe Between Nomadism and Settlement in Southern Najd. 584pp. 1999. £78.25 HB

5100 LINDISFARNE, N. Dancing in Damascus. Nine short stories. NEW 160pp. Oct. '00. £15.00 PB

3017 LINGS, M. Collected Poems. NEW EDITION Revised and augmented. Oct. '00. £9.95 PB

3451 LYONS, M. The Arabian Epic: Heroic and Oral Storytelling. 3 vol. set. 1995. £130.00 HB

4512 MAHDI, M. The Thousand and One Nights (Alf Layla wa-Layla). From the Earliest Known Sources. Popular edition. 708pp. 1984. £37.99 PB

2038 MAHMOUDI, A. Taha Husein's Education: From Al Azhar to the Sorbonne. 260pp. 1998. £35.00 HB

2278 MEISAMI & STARKEY, EDS. Encyclopedia of Arabic Literature. The Classical, transitional and modern periods. 1997. £125.00 HB

5104 MEYER, S. The Experimental Arabic Novel: Postcolonial Literary Modernism in the Levant. NEW 320pp. Dec. '00. £18.75 PB

3031 Moore, A. H. Ramadan Sonnets. 64 poems by a leading American Muslim poet. 125pp. 1996. £8.95 PB

3751 MOOSA, M. The Origins of Modern Arabic Fiction: Second Edition. 480pp. 1997. £47.95 HB

4515 MORRISON, G. History of Persian Literature from the Beginning of the Islamic Period to the Present Day. 226pp. 1981. £74.25 PB

2485 NICHOLSON, R. A Literary History of the Arabs. 537pp. 1998. £16.99 PB

4518 O'FAHEY, R. Arabic Literature of Africa., 3: The Writings of the Muslim People of Eastern Africa. 500pp. 1999. £147.00 HB

2266 OUYANG, W. Literary Criticism in Medieval Arabic Islamic Culture: The Making of a Tradition. 1997. £40.00 HB

5110 PENDLETON, TRANS. Jami: Yusuf and Zulaikha. Abridged by Pendleton. Classic title. £14.50 HB

2017 SALLIS, E. Sheherazade Through the Looking Glass: The Metamorphosis of the Thousand and One Nights. 288pp. 1999. £40.00 HB

2925 SCHIMMEL, A. The Secrets of Creative Love: the Work of Muhammad Iqbal. 94pp. Arabic/English. 1996. £5.25 PB

3350 SHARAFUDDIN, M. Islam and Romantic Orientalism: Literary Encounters with the Orient. 1997. £14.95 PB

3458 SPERL, S. Mannerism in Arabic Poetry: A structural Analysis of Selected Texts(3rd Century AH). 240pp. 1989. £40.00 HB

2627 SPERL & SHACKLE Qasida Poetry in Islamic Asia and Africa. 2 vols. 1062pp. 1996. £203.95 HB

4992 TAHA, I. The Palestinian Novel: A Communication Study. NEW 330pp. Dec. '00. £45.00 HB

3241 VAN GELDER Of Dishes and Discourse: Classical Arabic Literary Representations of Food. NEW 184pp. 2000. £40.00 HB

3789 ZEIDAN, J. Arab Women Novelists: The Formative Years and Beyond. 1995. £58.25 HB £19.50 PB