Burzōy's Voyage to India and the Origin of the Book of Kalīlah Wa Dimnah

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Psychology Press, 1990 - Social Science - 102 pages
First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
 

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Contents

Survey of the early versions of Kalilah wa Dinnah
1
The contents of the Arabic and Middle Persian versions
12
The framework story
18
The introductory chapters
24
The man in the well
34
Two peculiar references to the contents of the book
38
The story of Burz÷ys voyage to India
40
The text of the longer version
44
The voyage to India and Burz÷ys autobiography
58
The development of the text of Kalilah wa Dinnah
61
The man in the well
73
Burz÷ys voyage to India shorter version
81
Burz÷ys voyage to India longer version
88
Addenda
96
Index nominum
98
Index verborum
102

Burz÷y and Wuzurgmihr
48
A critical examination of the three principal versions of the story of Burz÷ys voyage
51

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