The case of the animals versus man before the King of the Jinn : a translation from the Epistles of the brethren of purity /

This is a new English translation of a classic of medieval Islamic learning, which illuminates the intellectual debates of its age and speaks vividly to the concerns of our own. It is the most famous work of the Brethren of Purity, a tenth-century esoteric fraternity based in Basra and Baghdad. In t...

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Corporate Authors: Institute of Ismaili Studies., Ikhwān al-Ṣafāʼ.
Other Authors: McGregor, Richard J. A., Goodman, Lenn Evan, 1944-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Arabic
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press in association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies, 2012.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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