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حصان القصب single work   poetry   "تدبُّ مع الضباع"
Hisan al-kasab
Issue Details: First known date: 1984... 1984 حصان القصب
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  • English translation of the title: The horse of reed
  • English translation of the first line: You crawl with the hyenas
  • Dedication:
    الى طلال حيدر
    [To Talal Haidar]

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: Arabic
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon واحد من هؤلاء Jad El-Hage , Athens : منشورات سارق النار , 1984 Z1899910 1984 selected work poetry Athens : منشورات سارق النار , 1984
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon خمسة Five Jad El-Hage , London : Sorah Publications , 1994 Z1571820 1994 selected work poetry short story London : Sorah Publications , 1994 pg. 114
    Note: This poem incorporates lines from الوقت يشفي [Al-waqt yashfee]
Last amended 30 Nov 2012 13:09:21