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Majd Al-din Al-firuzabadi 1329-1415 : A Polymath on the Eve of the Early Modern Period (Hardcover)

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This study analyzes the less-known writings of Majd al-Din al-Firuzabadi, an Arabic lexicographer and scholar of the 14th century most known for being the author of the Qamus al-muhit. Works studied include his defense of Ibn al-‘Arabi’s ideas and his commentaries on the works of other scholars. The book details his early years, travel and teaching, writings and work, religious and political involvement, controversies over authorship, and his role in the intellectual world of the Early Modern period. The book includes color charts and b&w photos of locations, antiquities, and manuscript pages. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 297
Genre: Social Science, Biography + Autobiography
Series Title: Islamic History and Civilization: Studies and Texts
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Author: Vivian Strotmann
Language: English
Street Date: October 22, 2015
TCIN: 51776465
UPC: 9789004305397
Item Number (DPCI): 248-34-0410
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MSRPwas $135.00

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