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The Islamic lineage of American literary culture : Muslim sources from the Revolution to Reconstruction / Jeffrey Einboden.

Author:
Einboden, Jeffrey [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xv, 216 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 167-210) and index.
Contents:
"Blessed be Allah, most fair": Ezra Stiles' Arabic revolutions -- "I most sincerely wish an Arabic manuscript of the Koran": -- William Bentley's Islamic archives -- "Intermingled with texts of the Koran": Washington Irving's Moorish renovations -- "To look at the Koran through his spectacles": The Muslim progress of Lydia Maria Child -- "He knows the Koran by heart": The Sufi circulations of Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Subject(s):
American literature19th centuryIslamic influences [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780199397808 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • 0199397805 ((hardcover ; : alkaline paper))
  • ((electronic publication))
LCCN:
2015050061
OCLC:
933386130
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