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The Resource Epistles of the Brethren of Purity : On God and the world, An Arabic critical edition and English translation of Epistles 49-51 = Rasāʼil Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ wa-khullān al-wafāʼ (49-51) : al-risālah al-thāminah ilá al-risālah al-ʻāshirah min al-qism al-rābiʻ fī al-namūsīyah al-ilāhīyah, edited and translated by Wilferd Madelung, Cyril V. Uy, Carmela Baffioni, Nuha Alshaar ; foreword by Nader El-Bizri

Epistles of the Brethren of Purity : On God and the world, An Arabic critical edition and English translation of Epistles 49-51 = Rasāʼil Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ wa-khullān al-wafāʼ (49-51) : al-risālah al-thāminah ilá al-risālah al-ʻāshirah min al-qism al-rābiʻ fī al-namūsīyah al-ilāhīyah, edited and translated by Wilferd Madelung, Cyril V. Uy, Carmela Baffioni, Nuha Alshaar ; foreword by Nader El-Bizri

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Epistles of the Brethren of Purity : On God and the world, An Arabic critical edition and English translation of Epistles 49-51 = Rasāʼil Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ wa-khullān al-wafāʼ (49-51) : al-risālah al-thāminah ilá al-risālah al-ʻāshirah min al-qism al-rābiʻ fī al-namūsīyah al-ilāhīyah
Title
Epistles of the Brethren of Purity
Title remainder
On God and the world
Title part
An Arabic critical edition and English translation of Epistles 49-51 = Rasāʼil Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ wa-khullān al-wafāʼ (49-51) : al-risālah al-thāminah ilá al-risālah al-ʻāshirah min al-qism al-rābiʻ fī al-namūsīyah al-ilāhīyah
Statement of responsibility
edited and translated by Wilferd Madelung, Cyril V. Uy, Carmela Baffioni, Nuha Alshaar ; foreword by Nader El-Bizri
Title variation
  • Rasāʼil Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ wa-khullān al-wafāʼ (49-51)
  • On God and the world
Title variation remainder
al-risālah al-thāminah ilá al-risālah al-ʻāshirah min al-qism al-rābiʻ fī al-namūsīyah al-ilāhīyah
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Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
This volume presents three of the Epistles of the Brethren of Purity, a monumental work of medieval Islamic learning. Epistle 49 explores the hierarchy of existence; Epistle 50 describes the proper attitudes towards body and soul; Epistle 51 considers the arrangement of the world on numerical principles
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
181.0709021
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English and Arabic
LC call number
  • B746
  • Q124.6-127.2
LC item number
.I353 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ
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  • Madelung, Wilferd
  • Uy, Cyril
  • Baffioni, Carmela
  • Al-Sha'ar, Nuha
  • El-Bizri, Nader
  • Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ
  • Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ
  • Institute of Ismaili Studies
Series statement
Epistles of the Brethren of Purity
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  • Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ.
  • Islamic philosophy
  • Islam
  • Islamic philosophy
  • Islam
  • Islamic philosophy
  • Iran
  • 08.10 non-western philosophy
  • 18.72 classical Arabic language and literature
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Epistles of the Brethren of Purity : On God and the world, An Arabic critical edition and English translation of Epistles 49-51 = Rasāʼil Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ wa-khullān al-wafāʼ (49-51) : al-risālah al-thāminah ilá al-risālah al-ʻāshirah min al-qism al-rābiʻ fī al-namūsīyah al-ilāhīyah, edited and translated by Wilferd Madelung, Cyril V. Uy, Carmela Baffioni, Nuha Alshaar ; foreword by Nader El-Bizri
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1063600270
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 469, 370 pages
Isbn
9780198823339
Lccn
2019286707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1063600270
Label
Epistles of the Brethren of Purity : On God and the world, An Arabic critical edition and English translation of Epistles 49-51 = Rasāʼil Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ wa-khullān al-wafāʼ (49-51) : al-risālah al-thāminah ilá al-risālah al-ʻāshirah min al-qism al-rābiʻ fī al-namūsīyah al-ilāhīyah, edited and translated by Wilferd Madelung, Cyril V. Uy, Carmela Baffioni, Nuha Alshaar ; foreword by Nader El-Bizri
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1063600270
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 469, 370 pages
Isbn
9780198823339
Lccn
2019286707
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1063600270

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