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Essential Rumi
Essential Rumi
Author: Coleman Barks
From the premier interpreter of Rumi comes the first definitive one-volume collection of the enduringly popular spiritual poetry by the extraordinary thirteenth-century Sufi mystic.
ISBN-13: 9780062509581
ISBN-10: 0062509586
Publication Date: 6/8/1995
Pages: 320
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.

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Publisher: HarperSanFrancisco
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
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A comprehensive collection of ecastic poetry that delights with its energy and passion. Brings the vibrant, living words of famed thirteenth-century Sufi mystic Jelalludin Rumi to contemporary readers.
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If you love Rumi...this is a must have for your book shelf. You'll pull it out from time to time and find yourself smiling at any page you open to.
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Poem picked at random:

Come to the orchard in Spring.
There is light and wine, and sweethearts in the pomegranate flowers.
If you do not come, these do not matter.
If you do come, these do not matter.