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Gilgamesh: A New English Version


A New English Version

Atria Books (2010)

Gilgamesh is considered one of the masterpieces of world literature, and although previously there...

Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart: (New Edition)

"Things Fall Apart", set in Nigeria about a century ago, is widely regarded as Chinua...

Akhenaten: Dweller in Truth A Novel


Dweller in Truth A Novel

From the winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature and author of the Cairo Trilogy, comes Akhenaten...

The Cambridge Introduction to Jean Rhys

A student-friendly guide to the life, work, context and reception of the author of Wide Sargasso...

In the House of the Interpreter: A Memoir

With black-and-white illustrations throughout World-renowned Kenyan novelist, poet, playwright,...

The Mantle Odes: Arabic Praise Poems to the Prophet Muhammad

The Mantle Odes

Arabic Praise Poems to the Prophet Muhammad


Three of the most renowned praise poems to the Prophet, the mantle odes span the arc...

The Universal Tree and the Four Birds

Through the story of the universal tree, representing the complete human being, and the four birds,...

Derek Walcott

A comprehensive overview and critical analysis of the Nobel Laureate's fifty-year career.

Arabic Literature to the End of the Umayyad Period

The History provides an invaluable source of reference of the intellectual, literary and religious...

Sunjata: Three Mandinka Versions


Three Mandinka Versions


First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.