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3 edition of Fatima the Spinner and the Tent found in the catalog.

Fatima the Spinner and the Tent

Idries Shah

Fatima the Spinner and the Tent

by Idries Shah

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Hoopoe Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Country/Ethnic-General,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNatasha Delmar (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9574317M
    ISBN 101933779128
    ISBN 109781933779126
    OCLC/WorldCa154747034

      Fatima The Spinner And The Tent Idries Shah & Natasha Delmar Hoopoe Books PO Box , Los Altos, CA $ Fatima The Spinner And The Tent is based on a classical "Teaching-Story" well known in Greek folklore - this particular version is attributed to Sheikh Mohamed Jamaludin of Adrianople (modern-day Edirne).   Fatima the Spinner and the Tent is the tale of a woman who seems beset with one disaster after another as she travels from Morocco to the Mediterranean, Egypt, Turkey, and finally China/5(61).

    Fatima the Spinner and the Tent: English-Urdu Story Book Home / Story Books / Fatima the Spinner and the Tent: English-Urdu Story Book A story of wisdom and depth, ideal as a bedtime story, it helps children understand the need for perseverance to reach their goals. Foreword Review PICTURE BOOKS Fatima, the Spinner and the Tent Idries Shah Natasha Delmar, Illustrator Hoopoe Books ( ) $ (32pp) Hoping to find a handsome, affluent husband, Fatima—a spinner by trade—joins her father on .

    Buy the Paperback Book Fatima the Spinner and the Tent by Idries Shah at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Fatima is a young woman whose life seems beset by one disaster after another. Presented here in picture-book form, with appealing artwork by Natasha Delmar, who also illustrated Shah's The Old Woman and the Eagle - I particularly like the use of color, and of decorative borders and other elements - Fatima the Spinner and the Tent is an engaging book, one I would recommend to young folklore enthusiasts, and to any picture /5(1).


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Fatima, the Spinner and the Tent (Teaching Story) Hardcover – March 1, by Idries Shah (Author)5/5(5). Fatima sets out with her father- who is a successful spinner- on a sea voyage to the Islands of the Middle Sea. He has business there and she dreams of finding a handsome husband. They are ship wrecked and Fatima is left alone, cast up near Alexandria.

This is the first of three disasters/5. Fatima the Spinner and the Tent is the tale of a woman who seems beset with one disaster after another as she travels from Morocco to the Mediterranean, Egypt, Turkey, and finally : Idries Shah. Fatima the Spinner and the Tent: English-Urdu Edition [Shah, Idries, Delmar, Natasha] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Fatima the Spinner and the Tent: English-Urdu Edition5/5(2). Fatima is a young woman whose life seems beset by one disaster after another. Setting forth on a journey from her home in the West, she is shipwrecked and cast ashore alone near Alexandria.

Adopted by a family of weavers, and beginning to prosper in her new life, she is captured and made to work making : Idries Shah.

Fatima the Spinner and the Tent by Idries Shah Book Resume: Fatima believes her life is beset by one disaster after another, until she finally realizes that what had seemed to be disasters were really essential steps towards realizing Fatima the Spinner and the Tent book life's fulfillment.

Fatima, the Spinner and the Tent: Hoping to find a handsome, affluent husband, Fatima—a spinner by trade—joins her father on a trip to several islands in the Middle Sea.

On the way to Crete, a violent storm destroys her father’s ship, killing everyone except Fatima.5/5. "The original version of Fatima the Spinner and the tent was published in in Tales of the dervishes."--Colophon.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Fatima the Spinner and the Tent by Idries Shah; 3 editions; First published in Fatima the Spinner and the Tent | Open Library.

Fatima the Spinner and the Tent by Idries Shah is a kids book, which I thought was a re-telling of Fatima in A Thousand and One Nights but this is a different Fatima. In the story, she is taught by her father to spin and then she is ship wrecked and her father dies. She is taken in by a family who teaches her to weave.

Fatima the spinner and the tent — by Idries Shah and Natasha Delmar "Fatima's life is beset with what seems to be disasters. Her journey leads her from Morocco to the Mediterranean, Egypt, Turkey and, finally, to China. In a way, that is what the teaching tale “Fatima the Spinner and the Tent” is all about.

In “Fatima the Spinner,” Fatima too finds herself thrown about by the waves of destiny. Throughout her tale, Fatima finds herself in need of reinvention due to situations outside of her control.

From spinner to weaver to carpenter and finally to tent maker, Fatima took what was presented her and made it her own. It is the story of Fatima, daughter of a prosperous spinner, who is involved in three disasters.

When a shipwreck leaves her washed up on a beach, she is taken in by a family of weavers. She learns their trade, only to be captured by slavers, who sell her to a mast-builder.5/5(5). Fatima's life seems beset by disasters. She finally realizes that what seemed to be disasters were essential steps towards realizing her fulfillment.

Fatima the Spinner and the Tent Dari–Pashto Edition. In addition, reading the book to and with children provides an excellent opportunity to build their vocabulary and literacy skills. Fatima the Spinner and the Tent by Idries Shah Fatima the Spinner and the Tent by Idries Shah PDF, ePub eBook D0wnl0ad Fatima is a young woman whose life seems beset by one disaster after another.

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FREE Shipping on Brand: Institute for Study of Human Knowledge. Fatima the Spinner and the Tent by Idries Shah is a kids book, which I thought was a re-telling of Fatima in A Thousand and One Nights but this is a different Fatima.

In the story, she is taught by her father to spin and then she is ship wrecked and her father dies. She is taken in by a family who teaches her to weave. Fatima the Spinner and the Tent by Idries Shah,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(61).

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"The original version of Fatima the Spinner and the tent was published in in Tales of the dervishes."--Colophon "Fatima's life is beset with what seems to be disasters. Her journey leads her from Morocco to the Mediterranean, Egypt, Turkey and, finally, to : Fatima the Spinner and the Tent (Book): Shah, Idries: When a series of misfortunes finally bring her to China where she is asked to make a tent for the Emperor, Fatima comes to realize the value of all her past experiences in helping her forge a new and happier life.