Letter from Alexander Malouf to Ameen Rihani, 1928 February 10

Title

Letter from Alexander Malouf to Ameen Rihani, 1928 February 10

Description

رسالة من عيسى اسكندر معلوف الى امين الريحاني بتاريخ 10 شباط 1928. معلوف يسال عن انتهاء كتاب تاريخ نجد. كما ينقل له (للريحاني) سؤال المستشرق الالماني "أ. س. يهودا" حول الكتاب ذاته، وانه (يهودا) قد قرأ كتاب ملوك العرب واعجب به واوصاه به الى احد الاساتذة في جامعة هيدلبرك لدراسته مع "تلاميذه المستشرقين". وانه وصل له من "العلامة كراتشتوفسكي" ما ترجم عن الريحاني بالروسية. معلوف له مجلة الاثار، ويسأل الريحاني ان يكتب له مقالة عن مذكراته عن العرب او بلادهم مما لم ينشر مسبقا، ويطلب ايضا رأيه في المجلة.
A letter from Issa Alexandre Malouf to Ameen Rihani, dated February 10, 1928. Malouf asks about the book of Najid, and he informs Rihani that the German orientalist A. S. Judaa (not sure of the name) asked about the book as well, and that Judaa read the book of the Kings of Arabs and recommended it to a professor in Heidelberg University to study it with his students. Malouf also tells Rihani that Russian Arabist Ignaty Krachkovsky sent him a Russian translation of some of Rihani's works. Malouf has alAthar archeology magazine, he asked Rihani to write about his travel in Arab countries or about Arabs, and also his opinion about the magazine.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

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Text

Identifier

Rihani2018AR56_03_068

Coverage

Zahle, Lebanon

Alternative Title

رسائل إلى أمين الريحاني - العربية

Files

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Citation

عيسى اسكندر المعلوف and Issa Alexandre Malouf , “Letter from Alexander Malouf to Ameen Rihani, 1928 February 10,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed September 22, 2020, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/41681.