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The Resource Unfortunately, it was paradise : selected poems, Mahmoud Darwish ; translated and edited by Munir Akash and Carolyn Forché ; with Sinan Antoon and Amira El-Zein

Unfortunately, it was paradise : selected poems, Mahmoud Darwish ; translated and edited by Munir Akash and Carolyn Forché ; with Sinan Antoon and Amira El-Zein

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Unfortunately, it was paradise : selected poems
Title
Unfortunately, it was paradise
Title remainder
selected poems
Statement of responsibility
Mahmoud Darwish ; translated and edited by Munir Akash and Carolyn Forché ; with Sinan Antoon and Amira El-Zein
Creator
Contributor
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
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Darwīsh, Maḥmūd
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PJ7820.A7
LC item number
A22 2003
Literary form
non fiction
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  • ʻAkash, Munīr
  • Forché, Carolyn
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Unfortunately, it was paradise : selected poems, Mahmoud Darwish ; translated and edited by Munir Akash and Carolyn Forché ; with Sinan Antoon and Amira El-Zein
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Contents
ǂt From Fewer roses (1986). ǂt I will slog over this road -- ǂt Another road in the road -- ǂt Were it up to me to begin again -- ǂt On this earth -- ǂt I belong there -- ǂt Addresses for the soul, outside this place -- ǂt Earth presses against us -- ǂt We journey towards a home -- ǂt We travel like all people -- ǂt Athens airport -- ǂt I talk too much -- ǂt We have the right to love Autumn -- ǂt The last train has stopped -- ǂt On the slope, higher than the sea, they slept -- ǂt He embraces his murderer -- ǂt Winds shift against us -- ǂt Neighing on the slope -- ǂt Other barbarians will come -- ǂt They would love to see me dead -- ǂt When the martyrs go to sleep -- ǂt The night there -- ǂt We went to Aden -- ǂt Another Damascus in Damascus -- ǂt The flute cried -- ǂt In this hymn -- ǂt From I see what I want to see (1993). ǂt The hoopoe -- ǂt From Why have you left the horse alone? (1995). ǂt I see my ghost coming from afar -- ǂt A cloud in my hands -- ǂt The kindhearted villagers -- ǂt The owl's night -- ǂt The everlasting Indian fig -- ǂt The lute of Ismael -- ǂt The strangers' picnic -- ǂt The raven's ink -- ǂt Like the letter "n" in the Qur'an -- ǂt Ivory combs -- ǂt The death of the phoenix -- ǂt Poetic regulations -- ǂt Excerpts from the Byzantine odes of Abu Firas -- ǂt The dreamers pass from one sky to another -- ǂt A rhyme for the odes (Mu'allaqat) -- ǂt Night that overflows my body -- ǂt The gypsy woman has a tame sky -- ǂt From a bed for the stranger (1999). ǂt We were without a present -- ǂt Sonnet II -- ǂt The stranger finds himself in the stranger -- ǂt The land of the stranger, the serene land -- ǂt Inanna's milk -- ǂt Who am I, without exile? -- ǂt Lesson from the Kama Sutra -- Mural (2000). ǂt Mural -- ǂt Three poems (before 1986). ǂt A soldier dreams of white tulips -- ǂt As fate would have it -- ǂt Four personal addresses
Control code
49705059
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xix, 191 p.
Isbn
9780520237537
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002068454
Label
Unfortunately, it was paradise : selected poems, Mahmoud Darwish ; translated and edited by Munir Akash and Carolyn Forché ; with Sinan Antoon and Amira El-Zein
Publication
Contents
ǂt From Fewer roses (1986). ǂt I will slog over this road -- ǂt Another road in the road -- ǂt Were it up to me to begin again -- ǂt On this earth -- ǂt I belong there -- ǂt Addresses for the soul, outside this place -- ǂt Earth presses against us -- ǂt We journey towards a home -- ǂt We travel like all people -- ǂt Athens airport -- ǂt I talk too much -- ǂt We have the right to love Autumn -- ǂt The last train has stopped -- ǂt On the slope, higher than the sea, they slept -- ǂt He embraces his murderer -- ǂt Winds shift against us -- ǂt Neighing on the slope -- ǂt Other barbarians will come -- ǂt They would love to see me dead -- ǂt When the martyrs go to sleep -- ǂt The night there -- ǂt We went to Aden -- ǂt Another Damascus in Damascus -- ǂt The flute cried -- ǂt In this hymn -- ǂt From I see what I want to see (1993). ǂt The hoopoe -- ǂt From Why have you left the horse alone? (1995). ǂt I see my ghost coming from afar -- ǂt A cloud in my hands -- ǂt The kindhearted villagers -- ǂt The owl's night -- ǂt The everlasting Indian fig -- ǂt The lute of Ismael -- ǂt The strangers' picnic -- ǂt The raven's ink -- ǂt Like the letter "n" in the Qur'an -- ǂt Ivory combs -- ǂt The death of the phoenix -- ǂt Poetic regulations -- ǂt Excerpts from the Byzantine odes of Abu Firas -- ǂt The dreamers pass from one sky to another -- ǂt A rhyme for the odes (Mu'allaqat) -- ǂt Night that overflows my body -- ǂt The gypsy woman has a tame sky -- ǂt From a bed for the stranger (1999). ǂt We were without a present -- ǂt Sonnet II -- ǂt The stranger finds himself in the stranger -- ǂt The land of the stranger, the serene land -- ǂt Inanna's milk -- ǂt Who am I, without exile? -- ǂt Lesson from the Kama Sutra -- Mural (2000). ǂt Mural -- ǂt Three poems (before 1986). ǂt A soldier dreams of white tulips -- ǂt As fate would have it -- ǂt Four personal addresses
Control code
49705059
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xix, 191 p.
Isbn
9780520237537
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2002068454

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