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Transcribed, translated and annotated by Donald L. Stilo. Supplied with folklorist notes and edited by Ulrich Marzolph

Vafsi Folk Tales

Twenty Four Folk Tales in the Gurchani Dialect of Vafsi as Narrated by Ghazanfar Mahmudi and Mashdi Mahdi and Collected by Lawrence P. Elwell-Sutton

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 296 p., cloth
88,00 €

This volume consists of 24 folk tales told by two native speakers and tape-recorded by British Iranist, Lawrence P. Elwell-Sutton in Iran in August, 1958. Vafsi is an Iranian...

Series: Beiträge zur Iranistik Volume: 25
van den Berg , Gabrielle

Minstrel Poetry from the Pamir Mountains

A Study on the Songs and Poems of the Ismailis of Tajik Badakhshan

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 788 p., hardback
88,00 €

This book is a description and an analysis of the sung poetry of the Ismailis from Tajik Badakhshan and is based on material collected during fieldwork in the Pamir Mountains, in...

Series: Iran – Turan Volume: 06
Popp, Stephan

Muhammad Iqbal’s Romanticism of Power

A Post-Structural Approach to His Persian Lyrical Poetry

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 284 p., hardback
59,00 €

A study of the Persian poetry of Muḥammad Iqbāl (1877-1938), today Pakistan’s national poet, this work identifies the position his poems occupied between tradition and modernity,...

Editor: Gruendler, Beatrice; Marlow, Louise

Writers and Rulers

Perspectives on Their Relationship from Abbasid to Safavid Times

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 260 p., hardback
59,00 €

Nine essays explore the ways in which individual Arabic and Persian authors between the 9th and 17th centuries (with examples drawn from the Abbasid to the Safavid dynasties)...

Editor: Korn, Agnes; Jahani, Carina
In cooperation with: Gren-Eklund, Gunilla

The Baloch and Their Neighbours

Ethnic and Linguistic Contact in Balochistan in Historical and Modern Times

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 380 p., hardback
59,00 €

The present volume contains the contributions of an international symposium on linguistic contact in Balochistan. The issues treated range from linguistic contact of Balochi and...

By Georg Morgenstierne. Compiled and edited by J. Elfenbein, D. N. MacKenzie and Nicholas Sims-Williams

A New Etymological Vocabulary of Pashto

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 148 p., cloth
49,00 €

Pashto, one of the national languages of Afghanistan, is an archaic language of the Iranian family with a vocabulary of extraordinary variety and interest. In his "New...

Series: Beiträge zur Iranistik Volume: 23
Kieffer, Charles M.

Grammaire de l’ormuri de Baraki-Barak (Lôgar, Afghanistan)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 256 p., cloth
69,00 €

Charles M. Kieffer has devoted his life to the study of some of the least known languages of the Iranian family, in particular Ormuri and Parachi, on which he carried out...

Series: Beiträge zur Iranistik Volume: 22
Cheung, Johnny

Studies in the Historical Development of the Ossetic Vocalism

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 364 p., cloth
82,00 €

Ever since Ossetic was extensively researched by eminent Iranists like Abaev, Bailey, Gershevitch and Benveniste, the language has earned a prominent place in (Indo-)Iranian and...

Series: Beiträge zur Iranistik Volume: 21
Ahadi, Shahram

Verbergänzungen und zusammengesetzte Verben im Persischen

Eine valenztheoretische Analyse

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 312 p., hardback
49,00 €

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Die vorliegende Studie ist die erste umfassende Analyse der Verbergänzungen und zusammengesetzten Verben im...

Series: Iran – Turan Volume: 03
Rzehak, Lutz

Vom Persischen zum Tadschikischen

Sprachliches Handeln und Sprachplanung in Transoxanien zwischen Tradition, Moderne und Sowjetmacht (1900 bis 1956)

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 476 p., hardback
59,00 €

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Diese Arbeit untersucht auf der Basis zeitgenössischer Quellen den Wandel der persisch-tadschikischen Sprache...

Series: Iran – Turan Volume: 02
Hintze, Almut

»Lohn« im Indoiranischen

Eine semantische Studie des Rigveda und Avesta

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 372 p., cloth
58,00 €

This book is a study of words denoting the concept of ’reward‘, ’recompense‘ in the Rigveda and Avesta. The relevant Vedic and Avestan lexical items are contrasted with words for...

Series: Beiträge zur Iranistik Volume: 20
Editor: Gruendler, Beatrice; Klemm, Verena

Understanding Near Eastern Literatures

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 300 p., hardback
48,00 €

The book offers an interdisciplinary perspective on Near Eastern Literatures and participates in their ongoing dialogue with literary theory. It presents 19 different readings of...

Editor: Forssman, Bernhard; Plath, Robert

Indoiranisch, Iranisch und die Indogermanistik

Arbeitstagung der Indogermanischen Gesellschaft vom 2. bis 5. Oktober 1997 in Erlangen

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 636 p., cloth
82,00 €

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Die 42 Beiträge des Bandes behandeln vor allem das Vedische und das ältere Iranische – Altpersisch, Avestisch,...

Kümmel, Martin Joachim

Das Perfekt im Indoiranischen

Eine Untersuchung der Form und Funktion einer ererbten Kategorie des Verbums und ihrer Weiterentwicklung in den altiranischen Sprachen

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 768 p., cloth
92,00 €

The subject of this book is the form and function of the verbal category called “perfect” in Old Indo-Aryan (Vedic Sanskrit) and Old Iranian (Avestan), seen from a...

Von Jürgen Ehlers. Mit einem Vorwort von Dj. Khaleghi-Motlagh

Mit goldenem Siegel

Über Briefe, Schreiber und Boten im Sahname

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 116 p., cloth
28,00 €

This book examines the secretarial work at the pre-Arab Persian courts as described by Ferdowsi in the Šāhnāme. The work of scribes and messengers and the letters themselves are...

Series: Beiträge zur Iranistik Volume: 19
Schmitt, Rüdiger

Die iranischen Sprachen in Geschichte und Gegenwart

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 116 p., paperback / softback
15,00 €

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Der aus einer Aufsatzreihe hervorgegangene schmale Band versucht, in Anlehnung an das 1989 in demselben Verlag...

Schmitt, Rüdiger

Beiträge zu altpersischen Inschriften

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 136 p., paperback / softback
25,00 €

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Der Band vereinigt in loser Form fünf zwischen 1995 und Frühjahr 1999 entstandene „Beiträge zu altpersischen...

Rzehak, Lutz

Tadschikische Studiengrammatik

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 124 p., hardback
25,00 €

This is the first manual to be published in German on Tajik and its contemporary usage in Central Asia. Learners of the language are guided through the grammar, phonetics and...

Paul, Ludwig


Grammatik und Versuch einer Dialektologie

17.0 x 24.0 cm, 388 p., cloth
42,00 €

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Zazaki ist eine am nordwestlichen Rand des kurdischen Sprachgebiets gesprochene nordwestiranische Sprache, die...

Series: Beiträge zur Iranistik Volume: 18
Wurzel, Petra

Rojbas – Einführung in die kurdische Sprache

14.5 x 21.0 cm, 228 p., paperback / softback
19,90 €

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Durch den Zuzug zahlreicher Kurden nach Deutschland und durch die öffentliche Diskussion der kurdischen Frage...