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Nicholson, Reynold Alleyne 1868-1945

Overview
Works: 422 works in 1,493 publications in 13 languages and 12,045 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  Poetry  History  Quotations  Parodies, imitations, etc  Drama 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Creator, Arranger, ed, Other
Classifications: PK6513, 891.551
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Most widely held works about Reynold Alleyne Nicholson
 
Most widely held works by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson
A literary history of the Arabs by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson( Book )
157 editions published between 1907 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
The mystics of Islam by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson( Book )
107 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this short but comprehensive work, R.A. Nicholson -- who was one of the greatest Islamic scholars of the early 20th century -- provides the general reader with an easy approach to the study of Islamic mysticism. He gives a broad outline of Sufism and describes the key principles, methods and characteristic features of the inner life as it has been lived by Muslims of every class and condition from the 8th century onwards. Many quotations are given, mainly in the author's own fine translations from the original Arabic and Persian
Studies in Islamic mysticism by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson( Book )
80 editions published between 1921 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mysticism is such a vital element in Islam that without some understanding of its ideas and of the particular forms which they assume it is hard to penetrate below the surface of Muslim religious life. In this book, which was first published in 1921, Professor Nicholson examines the life, work and teaching of three of the most important of the early Sūfīs - the Persians Abu Sa'īd (937-1049) and Al-Jili (1365-1406), and the Cairene Arab Ibnu l-Farid (1182-1235). These great mystics were almost legendary figures; possessors of occult and mysterious powers, whose tombs became holy shrines. They were regarded in effect as saints, but saints canonised by the people while still living, not posthumously by the church. Sufism, as Professor Nicholson suggests, lies at the heart both of the religious philosophy and the popular religion of Islam
Rūmī, poet and mystic (1207-1273) by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( Book )
35 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jalalu'l-Din Rumi (1207-73) was the greatest of the Persian mystical poets. In his extensive writings he explored the profound themes that had gradually evolved with the long succession of Sufi thinkers since the ninth century, such as the nature of truth, of beauty, and of our spiritual relationship with God. Professor R.A. Nicholson translated this inspiring collection of mystical poems shortly before his death. It contains delicately rhythmical versions of over a hundred short passages from Rumi's greatest works, together with brief yet illuminating explanatory notes. With this attractive and accessible translation, a wider readership can appreciate the range and depth of Rumi's intellect and imagination, and discover why it is so often said that in Rumi the Persian mystical genius found its supreme expression
Translations of Eastern poetry and prose by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson( Book )
23 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in English and Arabic and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The illustrated Rumi : a treasury of wisdom from the poet of the soul : a new translation by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles the parables and teachings of thirteenth-century Sufi mystic Jalalu'ddin Rumi
Studies in Islamic poetry by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson( Book )
29 editions published between 1921 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mathnawí of Jalálu'ddín Rúmí by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( Book )
50 editions published between 1925 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected poems from the Dīvāni Shamsi Tabrīz by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( Book )
39 editions published between 1898 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selection of the lyrical poetry of Jalaluddin Rumi
The Kashf al-Maḥjúb : the oldest Persian treatise on Súfiism by ʻAlī ibn ʻUs̲mān Hujvīrī( Book )
61 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Secrets of the self : a philosophical poem by Muhammad Iqbal( Book )
51 editions published between 1920 and 2005 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a philosophical poem. Hindu philosophers, in explaining the doctrine of the unity of being addressed themselves to the head. Iqbal, like the Persian poets who teach the same doctrine, takes a more dangerous course and aims at the heart
The idea of personality in Sufism : three lectures delivered in the University of London by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson( Book )
25 editions published between 1923 and 2012 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A year with Rumi : daily readings by Coleman Barks( Book )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Coleman Barks has played a central role in making the Sufi mystic Rumi the most popular poet in the world. A Year with Rumi brings together 365 of Barks's elegant and beautiful translations of Rumi's greatest poems, including fifteen never-before-published poems. Barks includes an Introduction that sets Rumi in his context and an Afterword musing on poetry of the mysterious and the sacred. Join Coleman Barks and Rumi for a year-long journey into the mystical and sacred within and without. Join them in recognizing and embracing the divine in the sublime, in the ordinary, and in us all
The Tarjumán al-ashwáq : a collection of mystical odes by Ibn al-ʻArabī( Book )
23 editions published between 1911 and 2014 in English and Arabic and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Un recueil de poésies d'amour mystique commentées par Ibn Arabi (560-1165 - 638-1240), dans lequel on retrouve la culture bédouine de la presqu'île arabique et de l'Andalousie mais aussi l'apport culturel et mystique de la Révélation coranique et islamique
Elementary Arabic : a grammar by Frederic Du Pre Thornton( Book )
26 editions published between 1905 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam by Omar Khayyam( Book )
19 editions published between 1909 and 1978 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A translation of the philosophical poetry of the eleventh-century Persian mathematician whose live-for-the-day code of ethics fills verses
Delicious laughter : rambunctious teaching stories from the Mathnawi of Jelaluddin Rumi by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( Book )
25 editions published between 1926 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hindi translation of the Persian poem by Maulana Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, 1207-1273, Persian poet; based on English edition by Reynold Alleyne Nicholson, 1868-1945
A volume of Oriental studies presented to Edward G. Browne ... on his 60th birthday (7 February 1922) ( Book )
16 editions published between 1922 and 1973 in 4 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Rumi anthology by Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Koran (Qur'ân) by Edward Henry Palmer( Book )
9 editions published between 1933 and 1960 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Alleyne Nicholson, Reynold 1868-1945
Nicholson, R. 1868-1945
Nicholson, R. A.
Nicholson, R. A. 1868-1945
Nicholson, R. A. (1868-1945), Reynold Alleyne
Nicholson, R. A. Reynold Alleyne
Nicholson, R. N. 1868-1945
Nicholson, R. N. (Reynold N.), 1868-1945
Nicholson, R. (Reynold Alleyne), 1868-1945
Nicholson, Reynold 1868-1945
Nicholson, Reynold A.
Nicholson, Reynold A. 1868-1945
Nicolson, Reynold.
Nikilsun, R. A.
Nīkilsun, R. A. 1868-1945
Nīklsūn, Rinuld Alin 1868-1945
Nikolson, Rejnold.
Nikolson, Rejnold A.
Nikolson, Rejnold Alejn.
Nikolson, Rejnold Ālen.
Nikulsun, Hinuld.
Nikulsun, Hīnūld 1868-1945
Nīkulsun, R. A. 1868-1945
Nīkūlsūn, Rainūld A. 1868-1945
Nīkulsūn, Rainūld Allin 1868-1945
Nīkulsūn, Raynūld Allayn 1868-1945
Nīkulsun, Rināld Alan 1868-1945
ניקלסון, רינולד א.
ניקלסון, רינולד א 1868־1945
ניקלסון, רינולד אלין 1868-1945
رنيولد ألين نكلسن، 1868-1945
رينولد ألن نيكولسون، 1868-1945
نكلسن، رنيولد أ 1868-1945
نكلسن، رنيولد أ. (رينولد ألين)، 1868-1945
نيكلسن، رونالد الن
نيكلسن، رينولد ألين
نيكلسن، رينولد ألين، ١٨٦٨-١٩٤٥
نيكلسون، رنولد ألن
نيكلسون، رنولد الن، ١٨٦٨-١٩٤٥
نيكلسون، رنيولد ألين، 1868-1945
نيكلسون، رينولد
نيكلسون، رينولد ا.
نيكلسون، رينولد ألن
نيكلسون، رينولد الين، ١٨٦٨-١٩٤٥
نيكلسون، رينولد أليين
نيكولسون، رنولد ألن، 1868-1945
نيكولسون، رينولد ا.
نيكولسون، رينولد الين، ١٨٦٨-١٩٤٥
ニコルソン, R. A
Languages
English (726)
Spanish (13)
Persian (12)
Arabic (8)
Hebrew (8)
Japanese (4)
Multiple languages (4)
Italian (3)
Tajik (2)
Hindi (2)
German (1)
Old Persian (1)
Korean (1)
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