Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2019

480 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198838982

Bookseller Code (06)

The Call to God

An Arabic Critical Edition and English Translation of Epistle 48

Abbas Hamdani and Abdallah Soufan

Epistles of the Brethren of Purity

  • A key section from a classic work of medieval Islamic learning
  • Provides students and non-specialists with access to an Islamic philosophical treatise
  • Notes to technical concepts and obscure passages elucidate the text
  • Full contextual and expository introduction to the text, translation and edition
  • Appendices offer glossary of technical terms and concordance of manuscripts and printed texts