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Published by Council of the Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society in [Kuala Lumpur .
Written in English


  • Malay literature -- To 1800 -- History and criticism,
  • Epic literature, Malay -- History and criticism,
  • Malay literature -- History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-253) and index.

Statementby Sir Richard Winstedt ; revised edited, and introduced by Y.A. Talib.
SeriesM.B.R.A.S. reprint,, no. 12
ContributionsY. A. Talib
LC ClassificationsPL5130 .W5 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 262 p. :
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1691642M
ISBN 109839961454
LC Control Number91940999

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This is a detailed, narrative-based history of Classical Malay Literature. It covers a wide range of Malay texts, including folk literature; the influence of the Indian epics and shadow theatre literature; Panji tales; the transition from Hindu to Muslim literary models; Muslim literature; framed tales; theological literature; historical literature; legal codes; and the dominant forms of. A History of classical Malay literature. [Richard Olof Winstedt, Sir] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Richard Olof Winstedt, Sir. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Get this from a library! A history of classical Malay literature. [Richard Olof Winstedt, Sir; Y. A. Talib].   Then, with the coming of British to Penang, Malacca and Singapore, the Malay literature moved to the second phase of literature starting approximately in the middle twentieth century. Writer is a final year student at the Department of History and Civilization, International Islamic University Malaysia. In picture, a book in Jawi.

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