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Sadeq Hedayat: his life and works

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Sadeq Hedayat was born on 17 February 1903 and died on 9 April 1951. He was descended from Rezaqoli Khan Hedayat, a notable 19th century poet, historian, and historian of Persian literature, and author of Majma‘ al-Fosaha, Riyaz al-‘Arefin and Rawza al-Safa-ye Naseri. Many members of his extended family were important state officials, political leaders and army generals, both in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Humanities Division
Publisher:
Oneworld
Host title:
The Blind Owl (by Sadeq Hedayat)
Publication date:
2008
URN:
uuid:c0a2956c-7126-4383-82db-adbaeef83ee4
Local pid:
ora:8010
ISBN:
978-1-84749-069-8
Language:
English
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