Offering an edition of secular poems taken from the earliest, fifteenth-century manuscript, this book seeks to evaluate Moses Dar??as poetry in the light of the Andalusian-Hebrew poetical tradition and within the context of Hebrew literary activity in the Muslim East.The first grade, which is superior to them all, is the rank of R. Solomon the Little [ Ibn Gabirol] for there is no rank above it. ... among them, such as the poetry of R. Abraham the Egyptian, and the poems of R. Isaac, head of the college that is in Baghdad, and poets like them. ... in Aleppo and Iraq, in Mosul and Baghdad, and in the land of Merataim.5 Al-Harizi reproached Eastern poets of his time for theiranbsp;...
|Title||:||Medieval Hebrew Poetry in Muslim Egypt|
|Author||:||Joachim J.M.S. Yeshaya|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2010-11-19|