The Garden of Heaven

Poetry is the greatest literary form of ancient Persia and modern Iran, and the 14th-century poet known as Hafiz is its preeminent master. This collection is derived from Hafiz's Divan (collected poems), a classic of Sufism.

The Garden of Heaven

Poetry is the greatest literary form of ancient Persia and modern Iran, and the 14th-century poet known as Hafiz is its preeminent master. This collection is derived from Hafiz's Divan (collected poems), a classic of Sufism.

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The Garden of Heaven
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Hafiz
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Poetry is the greatest literary form of ancient Persia and modern Iran, and the 14th-century poet known as Hafiz is its preeminent master. This collection is derived from Hafiz's Divan (collected poems), a classic of Sufism.
The Story of the Amistad
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Emma Gelders Sterne
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-12 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Gripping tale of the epic 1839 revolt, aboard the schooner Amistad, of Africans bound for slavery in the New World. Young readers will thrill to the book's "you-are-there" flavor.
The Little Flowers of Saint Francis
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Emma Gelders Sterne
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-25 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Told in charming, brief anecdotes, these stories include Saint Francis's sermon to the birds, his taming of a savage wolf, his conversion of the Sultan of Babylon, and his healing of a leper.
The Declaration of Independence and Other Great Documents of American History
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: John Grafton
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-29 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Thirteen compelling and influential documents: Henry's "Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death," Declaration of Independence, The Constitution, Washington's First Inaugural Address, The Monroe Doctrine, The Emancipation Proclamation, Gettysburg Address, more.
Song of Myself
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Walt Whitman
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-02 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

It was with this first version of "Song of Myself," from the 1855 edition of Leaves of Grass, that Whitman first made himself known to the world. Readers of revised editions will find this version surprising, and often superior.