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Ḥusayn, Ṭāhā 1889-1973

Works: 1,662 works in 4,239 publications in 11 languages and 15,396 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Bibliography  History  Juvenile works  Personal narratives  Bio-bibliography  Young adult works 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Honoree, Dedicatee, Other, Contributor, Speaker, Illustrator, Curator, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PJ7864.A35, B
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The future of culture in Egypt by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

16 editions published between 1954 and 1998 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The call of the curlew by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

19 editions published between 1968 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique work of fiction in modern Arabic literature. It is a romantic story about the triumph of love over revenge. It describes the social taboos of the time and how one girl eventually overcomes them. Highly poetic style with deep insight into the human heart
A man of letters by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""A classic work by one of Egypt and the Arab world's greatest writers and thinkersTaha Hussein (1889-1973), blind from early childhood, rose from humble beginnings to pursue a distinguished career in Egyptian public life (he was at one time Minister of Education). But he was most influential through his voluminous, varied, and controversial writings. He became known by the unofficial title 'Dean of Arabic Letters, ' and the distinguished Egyptian critic Louis Awad described him as """"the greatest single intellectual and cultural influence on the literature of his period."""" Based on the true
Adib : ou, L'aventure occidentale by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

42 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le livre des jours by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

69 editions published between 1929 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a single-volume version of the three-part biography of one of modern Egypt's greatest thinkers and writers. Part one is entitled "An Egyptian Childhood", part two, "The Stream of Days: A Student at the Azhar" and part three, "A Passage To France"
Fī al-adab al-Jāhilī by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

37 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in Arabic and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shajarat al-buʼs by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

35 editions published between 1944 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au dela du nil by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

12 editions published between 1977 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

al-Waʻd al-ḥaqq by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

44 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De ware belofte. - Historische studie over de beginperiode van de islam omstreeks 600 na Christus
La grande épreuve = ʻUthmân by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

19 editions published between 1947 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duʻāʼ al-karawān by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

46 editions published between 1934 and 2000 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maʻa al-Mutanabbī by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

22 editions published between 1936 and 1986 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alwān by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

25 editions published between 1952 and 1981 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Min ḥadīth al-Shiʻr wa-al-nathr by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

26 editions published between 1936 and 1980 in Arabic and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mā warāʼa al-nahr by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

15 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fī al-shiʻr al-Jāhilī by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

20 editions published between 1926 and 2010 in Arabic and Turkish and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arabic poetry; To 622; History and criticism
al-Ḥubb al-ḍāʼiʻ by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

28 editions published between 1942 and 1981 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maʻa Abī al-ʻAlāʼ fī sijnih by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

26 editions published between 1939 and 1998 in Arabic and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mirʼāt al-Islām by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

10 editions published between 1959 and 1998 in Arabic and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jannat al-shawk by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

14 editions published between 1945 and 1977 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A man of letters
Alternative Names
Chusejn, Tacha

Chusejn, Tacha 1889-1973

Haussein, Taha 1889-1973

Hosayn, Taha

ḥsyn, ṭh.

Husain , Taha

Ḥusain, Ṭāhā 1889-1973

Ḥusain, Ṭāhā Schriftsteller 1889-1973

Husajn, Taha.

Ḥusayn Bāšā, Ṭāhā 1889-1973

Ḥusayn, Tāhā

Ḥusayn, Ṭahâ 1889-1973

Husein , Taha

Ḥusein, Ṭāhā 1889-1973

Huseins, Taha 1889-1973

Huseyn, Taha.

Huseyn, Taha 1889-1973

Hussain, Taha

Ḥussain, Tāhā 1889-1973

Hussayn, Taha

Husseim, Tara 1889-1973

Hussein Pacha, Taha 1889-1973

Ḥussein, Ṭāhā

Hussein Taha 1889-1973

Tacha Chusejn 1889-1973

Taha Hıseyn

T̤āhā Ḥusain

Ṭahā Ḥusain 1889-1973

Ṭāhā Ḥusain ʿAlī 1889-1973

Taha Husajn.

Ṭāhā Ḥusayn

Ṭāhā Ḥusayn 1889-1973

Taha Husein

Taha Husein 1889-1973

Taha Hüseyin

Taha Huseyn.

Taha Huseyn 1889-1973

Ṭaha Ḥussain 1889-1973

Taha Hussayn

Ṭāhā Ḥussein

Taha-Hussein, 1889-1973

Taha Hussein arabischer Schriftsteller

Taha Hussein Egyptian academic

Taha Hussein scrittore egiziano

Taha Hussein taalkundige uit Egypte (1889-1973)

Ṭāhā Ibn-Ḥusain ʿAlī 1889-1973


Ṭahir Ḥusayn Salāmaẗ 1889-1973

Таха Хусейн

Таха Хусейн 1889-1973

Хусейн, Таха 1889-1973

Хуссейн, Таха

Տահա Հուսեյն

הוסין, טהא 1973־1889

חוסין, טאהא

חוסין, טהא 1889־1973

חסין, טה

טה חוסיין

تەھا حوسێن

‏حسين، طاها،‏ ‏١٨٨٩-١٩٧٣.

حسين، طه

حسين، طه، 1889-

حسين، طه، ١٨٨٩-١٩٧٣

حسين، طه، 18891973

حسين، طه، 1973-1889

حسین, طه.

طاهر حسين سلامة 1889-1973

طه حسين

طه، حسين، 1889-1973

طه حسين 1889-1973م

طه حسين كاتب مصري

طه حسین زبان‌شناس، نویسنده، مترجم، و تاریخ‌نگار مصری

طہٰ حسین

ტაჰა ჰუსეინი

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フサイン, ターハー

フセイン, ターハー



Blindness & autobiography : Al-Ayyām of Ṭāhā ḤusaynṬāhā Ḥusayn : his place in the Egyptian literary renaissanceṬāhā Ḥusain's education : from the Azhar to the Sorbonne