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Koran (Revised) (Paperback)

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N. J. Dawood’s masterful translation of The Koran in a fully revised editionThe Koran is universally accepted by Muslims to be the infallible word of God as first revealed to the prophet Muhammad by the angel Gabriel nearly fourteen hundred years ago. Its 114 chapters recount the narratives and rules of conduct central to Islamic belief, and together they form one of the world’s most influential prophetic works and a literary masterpiece in its own right. This newly revised edition of N. J. Dawood’s classic translation is also available in a larger edition with the original Arabic in parallel text.For more than sixty-five years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,500 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
N. J. Dawood?s masterful translation in a fully revised edition

The Koran is universally accepted by Muslims to be the infallible word of God as first revealed to the prophet Muhammad by the angel Gabriel nearly fourteen hundred years ago. Its 114 chapters recount the narratives and rules of conduct central to Islamic belief, and together they form one of the world?s most influential prophetic works and a literary masterpiece in its own right. We offer this newly revised edition of N. J. Dawood?s classic translation in two formats: one with the original Arabic in parallel text and one without.
Edition: Revised
Number of Pages: 443
Genre: Religion + Beliefs
Sub-Genre: Islam / Koran + Sacred Writings
Series Title: Penguin Classics
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Language: English
Street Date: April 28, 2015
TCIN: 16496820
UPC: 9780141393834
Item Number (DPCI): 247-34-8714
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