Al-Funun vol. 1 no. 08
Vol. 1 No. 8 of الفنون, Al-Funun, was published in November 1913. This issue continues the serialization of Ameen Rihani’s novella Zanbaqat al-Ghawr [The Lily of the Valley]. Also included are an essay by Kahlil Gibran, a short story by Ilyas Tamir Sabbagh, and a piece of criticism by Mikhail Naimy. This issue has fewer translations than others, with translations by the female Russian writer Evgenia Tur and a poem by Ivan Turgenev. It also incudes several small pieces by unknown or uncredited authors.