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The Koran Interpreted: A Translation

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This classic, authoritative translation brings the full meaning and power of the sacred book of Islam to Western readers. "Certainly the most beautiful English version, and among those by non-Muslim translators, the one that comes closest to conveying the impressions made on Muslims by the original".--Wilfred Cantwell Smith, Harvard University.

About the Author

Arthur John Arberry, as Head of the Department of Classics at Cairo University, acquired a firsthand knowledge of literary and social conditions in the Islamic Middle East. Between 1947 and 1969 he served as Sir Thomas Adams Professor of Arabic at Cambridge University. He published some twenty books in Islamic studies during his lifetime, many dealing with mysticism and poetry. Professor Arberry died in England in 1969.

Table of Contents

Volume one, Suras I-XX — Volume two, Suras XXI-CXIV.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780684825076
Author:
Arberry, A. J. Jarthur John
Publisher:
Touchstone Books
Editor:
Arberry, A. J.
Editor:
Arberry, Arthur John
Author:
Arberry, A. J. Jarthur John
Author:
Arberry, Arthur John
Author:
Arberry, A. J.
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Islam
Subject:
Koran
Subject:
Islam - General
Subject:
Islam - Koran & Sacred Writings
Subject:
General Religion
Subject:
Islam-Quran
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Touchstone ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
5
Publication Date:
19961231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English.
Pages:
708
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.38 in 20.65 oz

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