The Scholar and the Saint

Peter J. Chelkowski, editor

Published by New York University Press, 1975
ISBN 10: 0814713602 / ISBN 13: 9780814713600
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Synopsis: An important collection of essays on two major figures of Islamic civilization: the scientist Abu Rayhan al-Biruni, and the Sufi mystic Jalal al-Din Rumi. Proceedings of the New York University Near Eastern Round Table, held January 28-29, 1974.

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Title: The Scholar and the Saint
Publisher: New York University Press
Publication Date: 1975
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition

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