By Colleen Aycock,Mark Scott,Chris Cozzone
By Rodney Mack
By Rene Knapp
By Catherine Louveau,Yann Drouet,Collectif
By John Feinstein,Walter Iooss
By Philip Nehrt
By OBEYD ZAKANI,PAUL SMITH
(The final version)
Translation & advent and so forth via Paul Smith
Obeyd Zakani’s Mouse & Cat is a satirical, epic fantasy within the poetic type of the qasida that used to be influential on the time it was once composed (14th C.) and has remained so for the previous six hundred years. it's greater than only a tale for kids (that a few say caused the comic strip of Tom & Jerry)… it's a tale of the stupidity of the fake strength of these in strength and a caution to all that such blind ambition continuously results in destruction by the hands of 1 much more robust. here's a attractive, poetic translation retaining to the proper type of the well-known qasida illustrated with exact Persian miniatures. incorporated is an extended creation at the existence, occasions and Writings of Obeyd Zakani. Appendixes comprise… Examples of all different translations into English; Obeyd plays Mouse & Cat for a tender prince (from the Novel/Biog. Hafiz of Shiraz); and the 1st whole Translation into literal English in 1906. chosen Bibliography. 169 pages in paperback.
COMMENTS ON PAUL SMITH’S TRANSLATION OF HAFIZ’S ‘DIVAN’.
“It isn't a joke... the English model of the entire ghazals of Hafiz is a brilliant feat and of paramount significance. i'm astonished. If he involves Iran i'll kiss the fingertips that wrote this kind of masterpiece encouraged by way of the writer of all.” Dr. Mir Mohammad Taghavi (Dr. of Literature) Tehran.
“Superb translations. ninety nine% Hafiz 1% Paul Smith.” Ali Akbar Shapurzman, translator of works in English into Persian and knower of Hafiz’s Divan off via heart.
“Smith has most likely prepare the best number of literary proof and historical past referring to Hafiz.” Daniel Ladinsky (Penguin Books author).
Paul Smith is a poet, writer and translator of over eighty books of Sufi poets of the Persian, Arabic, Urdu, Turkish, Pashtu and different languages together with Hafiz, Sadi, Nizami, Rumi, ‘Attar, Sana’i, Jahan Khatun, Obeyd Zakani, Nesimi, Kabir, Anvari, Ansari, Jami, Khayyam, Rudaki, Yunus Emre etc, in addition to poetry, fiction, performs, biographies, children’s books and screenplays.
By Laurel Archer
This first quantity of the guidebook sequence Northern British Columbia Canoe Trips describes intimately 8 northern BC paddling routes over 11 rivers, and is designed to supply canoeists with all of the info they require to devise a river journey acceptable to their ability point and specified interests.
Each direction includes:
- a precis of the most points of interest of the trip
- where to begin and the place to complete alongside the river
- trip size in days and kilometres
- required maps
- suggestions approximately while to go
- star rankings for trouble and for old and leisure value
Northern British Columbia Canoe journeys: quantity One covers various routes by no means documented in any ebook sooner than, together with the Taku, Jennings, Omineca and Gataga rivers, between others, in addition to extra famous favourites akin to fortress Nelson and the Dease. The publication offers paddlers of every kind with a number of river journeys to select from in response to complete and comparative info, in addition to designated and particular navigational notes to help them alongside their selected route.
By Shane Johnson
Many flip from their religion as one other earth shattering discovery sheds extra mild at the validity of the manuscripts. The archaeologist searches for that means in it all—why did those manuscripts come to gentle and what's her half in God's plan?
By Jonathan Collins,Jenny Cooper,Janice Healey
Thirteen experience tales introduce teenagers to the concept that of advantage and exhibit how virtuous habit could make the area a greater position. each one story is equipped round 4 of the fifty two virtues which were pointed out via The Virtues Project™, a world grassroots initiative that evokes the perform of virtues in way of life. The accumulated tales bring the virtues to lifestyles in energetic, interesting event tales designed to be learn aloud to young listeners. Each story is by way of transparent, age-appropriate definitions of the virtues for the grownup reader and the younger viewers to discover. dialogue questions also are supplied to attract the youngsters right into a dialog approximately each one tale. those interactive instruments foster a extra profound knowing of the virtues, support young children placed every one advantage into context inside of their very own studies, and supply a wealthy setting for learningwhile old and young benefit from the thrill of a well-told yarn.