- Digital Copy provided by google books. Original printing Luzac & Co., London. 1900. https://play.google.com/books/reader?id=FStkAAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcover&output=reader &authuser=0&hl=en&pg=GBS.PA51. 5 October 2014.
- Forgotten Books Facsimile Reprint: M. Walter Dunne, Publisher, London. 1901. "Translated from the Arabic with introductions and biographical notes by the author. With Arabian, Persian and Hebrew poems and special Introduction by Theodore P. Ion, J.D. " Contains many pre 17th century poetry examples.
Halman, Talat S. A Millennium of Turkish Literature: A Concise History. Syracuse University Press. Syracuse, NY 2011.
- Contains a fair amount of information on structure and cultural importance. Not many examples but, does offer comparative examples to other translated versions of poems in other sources.
Lewis, Bernard. Music of a Distant Drum: Classical Arabic, Persian, Turkish & Hebrew Poems.
Princeton University Press. Princeton, NJ. 2001.
- Translation by author. Includes mini biographies of poets, and brief discussion of poetry structures and cultural importance.