The Essential Rumi - reissue: New Expanded Edition
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-century Sufi Mystic Rumi more popular than ever.
The Essential Rumi continues to be the bestselling of all Rumi books, and the definitive selection of his beautiful, mystical poetry.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - greeniezona - LibraryThing
This really is one of my favorite books of all time. I have opened it up again and again and again. It was especially important to me my senior year in college. I will always love Rumi, and Coleman Barks. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kronomlo - LibraryThing
I've read poetry in the past, never really enjoying or disliking it, just reading because I was either told to for a class or out of curiosity. The poetry of Rumi made me truly appreciate poetry, GOOD ... Read full review