Dusting the colour from Roses

Translator: A.A. Ruffai Publisher: Echoes Place of Publication: London Date of Publication: 2001 Language: Arabic

 A bilingual (Arabic and English, printed on facing pages) collection of poems on the themes of love, death, the passage of time and the passing of the seasons. The voice in the poems draws on a wealth of traditions, including the classical, the chivalric, the neo-classical and the modernist.