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Fables of the ancients? : folklore in the Qurʼan

Author: Alan Dundes
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2003.
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The scholarly identification of formulas and folktales in the Qur'an represents a novel approach to the world-famous religious text. Not only does it provide insight into the basic composition of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Qurʼan stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dundes, Alan.
Fables of the ancients?
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2003
(OCoLC)608204745
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Dundes
ISBN: 0742526712 9780742526716 0742526720 9780742526723
OCLC Number: 51095528
Description: xiv, 89 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: What Is the Qur'an? --
Oral-Formulaic Theory --
Oral Formulas in the Qur'an --
Folktales in the Qur'an.
Responsibility: Alan Dundes.

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An acclaimed scholar-folklorist Dundes analyzes this ancient charter book [Qur'an] with precision and academic insight. Concise yet thorough, this work includes numerous references as well as an Read more...

 
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