The Essential Rumi - Reissue: New Expanded Edition
ISBN: 0062509594
EAN13: 9780062509598
Language: English
Publication Date: May 28, 2004
Pages: 416
Dimensions: 1.04" H x 7.99" L x 5.25" W
Weight: 0.95 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
A San Francisco Chronicle bestseller, The Essential Rumi translates the estatic poetry of the famed twelfth-century Sufi mystic Jelaluddin Rumi.The gold of Rumi pours down through Coleman's words.--Jack Kornfield. (A) delightful treasury.--Publishers Weekly.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover The best-selling Rumi book ever is now better than ever! This revised and expanded edition of the comprehensive one-volume edition of America′s most popular poet includes a new introduction by Coleman Barks, and 57 new poems never published before. The ecstatic, spiritual poetry of Rumi is more popular than ever, and The Essential Rumi continues to be far and away the top-selling title of all Rumi books. With the addition of many new poems and a new introduction, The Essential Rumi is now clearly the definitive, and most delightful selection of Rumi′s poetry.