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The Essential Rumi, New Expanded Edition

by Jalal al-Din Rumi

This revised and expanded edition of The Essential Rumi includes a new introduction by Coleman Barks and more than 80 never-before-published poems.Through his lyrical translations, Coleman Barks has been instrumental in bringing this exquisite literature to a remarkably wide range of readers, making the ecstatic, spiritual poetry of thirteenth-cent...
Publish Date
2004
May 28
Goodreads rating
4.42
ISBN
8601300050393
Tags
poetryfiction
Recommendations
4
Recommendations
The introduction alone will make the hair stand up on your arms.     source
There is nothing that I enjoy more than at night reading Rumi.     source
Really, really beautiful.     source
The author’s gotten me in touch with the mystical, and the mysterious, and the magical in life.     source