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Ahmed Ali (transl)

language: Arabic-English
gepubliceerd door: Princeton University Press
eerste editie:
gedrukt: 2001
verworven: 2003
bindwijze: gebonden
isbn: 0691074992
verworven via: amazon

This bilingual edition of the Qur’an, the Holy Book of Islam, was first published in the United States in 1988. Ahmed Ali, the distinguished Pakistani novelist, poet, critic, and diplomat, presents this elegant and poetic translation in a contemporary and living voice. On each page, the original Arabic and the translated English sit side by side. Professor Ali also includes notes where necessary, providing the full meaning of each word and phrase.
Other works about Islam:
— The trouble with Islam
— The Battle for God; Fundamentalism in Judaism, Christianity and Islam


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