In Praise of Songs

This study argues, based on primary sources, in favor of meaning in nonfigural ornament, and thus contributes to a debate central to the study of Islamic art.

In Praise of Songs

This study argues, based on primary sources, in favor of meaning in nonfigural ornament, and thus contributes to a debate central to the study of Islamic art. It also brings new material from the Andalusi poetic corpus in classical Arabic to another of Medieval Studies' central discussions, the "Troubadour Question."

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In Praise of Songs
Language: en
Pages: 419
Authors: Cynthia Robinson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: BRILL

This study argues, based on primary sources, in favor of meaning in nonfigural ornament, and thus contributes to a debate central to the study of Islamic art. It also brings new material from the Andalusi poetic corpus in classical Arabic to another of Medieval Studies' central discussions, the "Troubadour Question."
Six English Songs, one in particular in praise of that glorious Hero, the King of Prussia
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Henry Duncalf
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1758 - Publisher:

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Christian hymns, poems, and spiritual songs, sacred to the praise of our Saviour
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: James RELLY
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1782 - Publisher:

Books about Christian hymns, poems, and spiritual songs, sacred to the praise of our Saviour
Weavers of Song
Language: en
Pages: 543
Authors: Mervyn McLean
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Auckland University Press

This work is a study of Polynesian music illustrated by music examples and photographs.
In Praise of Krishna
Language: en
Pages: 95
Authors: Edward C. Dimock, Denise Levertov
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981-08-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Arising out of a devotional and enthusiastic religious movement that swept across most of northern and eastern India in the period from the fourteenth through the seventeenth centuries, the powerful and moving lyrics collected and elegantly translated here depict the love of Radha for the god Krishna—a love whose intensity