Letter from Muhammad Husayn alNajafi to Ameen Rihani, 1913 July 8

Title

Letter from Muhammad Husayn alNajafi to Ameen Rihani, 1913 July 8

Description

رسالة من محمد الحسين النجفي الى امين الريحاني بتاريخ 8 تموز 1913. فيها يسأل النجفي الريحاني ان كان قد استلم رسالته (النجفي) السابقة. ويخبره بوصوله الى صيدا، وبعث اليه بقصيده تصف ما رأه في مصر من "التمدن الغريب الغربي" و"ما [...] فيه اهل الشام والعراق من التعاسة والشقاء" ويطلب منه ان ينشرها في الفنون او احدى الصحف الا ميركية ان استحسنها.
A letter from Muhammad Husayn alNajafi to Ameen Rihani, dated July 8, 1913. Najafi sends a poem to Rihani describing what he viewed in Egypt and its "western modern civilization" and "the misery of the people of Syria and Iraq". Najafi asks Rihani to publish this poem in alFunun or any other American newspaper if he thinks it is good.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Rights

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Format

Text/pdf

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

Rihani2018AR56_02_006

Coverage

Sidon, Lebanon

Alternative Title

رسائل إلى أمين الريحاني - العربية

Files

https://www.dropbox.com/s/04318rxuc0eoz5a/Rihani2018AR56_02_006.pdf

Citation

محمد الحسين النجفي and Muhammad Husayn alNajafi, “Letter from Muhammad Husayn alNajafi to Ameen Rihani, 1913 July 8,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed July 14, 2020, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/41757.