Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 May 2017

400 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198784678

Bookseller Code (06)

On Companionship and Belief

An Arabic Critical Edition and English Translation of Epistles 43-45

Toby Mayer, Ian Richard Netton, and Samer F. Traboulsi

Epistles of the Brethren of Purity

  • First critical edition of the original Arabic text with a new English translation
  • The Epistles is a classic work of medieval Islamic learning
  • Provides students and non-specialists with access to an Islamic philosophical treatise
  • Provides notes to technical concepts and obscure passages, which elucidate the text and its historical context