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Published: 22 March 2012

250 Pages


ISBN: 9780197265130

Bookseller Code (AO)

Sufi Master and Qur'an Scholar

Abū'l-Qasim al-Qushayrī and the Latā'if al-Ishārāt

Martin Nguyen

OUP/Institute of Ismaili Studies

Qur'anic Studies Series

  • Provides the first extensive study of the Latā'if al-Ishārāt, introducing the historical significance of this work
  • Provides the first detailed biography of al-Qushayrī
  • Includes a map of important authors and works for the Nishapuri school of Qur'anic exegesis
  • Shows Sufism in dialogue of other intellectual traditions within Sunnism and beyond