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The Resource The performing arts in medieval Islam : shadow play and popular poetry in Ibn Dāniyāl's Mamluk Cairo, by Li Guo

The performing arts in medieval Islam : shadow play and popular poetry in Ibn Dāniyāl's Mamluk Cairo, by Li Guo

Label
The performing arts in medieval Islam : shadow play and popular poetry in Ibn Dāniyāl's Mamluk Cairo
Title
The performing arts in medieval Islam
Title remainder
shadow play and popular poetry in Ibn Dāniyāl's Mamluk Cairo
Statement of responsibility
by Li Guo
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on medieval Arabic sources and earlier scholarship, this book is a study of the life and work of Ibn D?niy?l (d. 1310). It also presents the first full English translation of his shadow play "The Phantom."
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Guo, Li
Dewey number
791.5309621609022
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ7760.I185 .G886 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Islamic History and Civilization Ser.
Series volume
v. 93
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  • Ibn DàInìIyàIl, MuhÌ£ammad
  • Arabic poetry
  • Shadow shows
  • Performing arts
  • CRAFTS & HOBBIES
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Arabic poetry
  • Performing arts
  • Shadow shows
  • Egypt
  • Islamic Empire
Label
The performing arts in medieval Islam : shadow play and popular poetry in Ibn Dāniyāl's Mamluk Cairo, by Li Guo
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life as a play. Eye doctor and street buffoon -- Court panegyrist and jester -- Satirist and shadow playwright -- Legacy and controversy. The making of the Arabic shadow play -- The ornament of the poetry -- The many faces of a performer -- The play. The phantom: a shadow play
Control code
769927263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004218802
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769927263
Label
The performing arts in medieval Islam : shadow play and popular poetry in Ibn Dāniyāl's Mamluk Cairo, by Li Guo
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life as a play. Eye doctor and street buffoon -- Court panegyrist and jester -- Satirist and shadow playwright -- Legacy and controversy. The making of the Arabic shadow play -- The ornament of the poetry -- The many faces of a performer -- The play. The phantom: a shadow play
Control code
769927263
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004218802
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)769927263

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