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The book of misers : a translation of al-Bukhalāʼ

Author: Jāḥiẓ; ʻIzz al-Dīn Ibrāhīm; R B Serjeant; Centre for Muslim Contribution to Civilization.
Publisher: Reading : Center for Muslim Contribution to Civilization : Garnet Pub., 1997.
Series: Great books of Islamic civilisation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Al-Jahiz (776-869) was one of the greatest exponents of Arabic prose of all time. His scholarship, the breadth of his interests, and his ability to express his ideas and arguments with vigour and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works
Translations
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jāḥiẓ; ʻIzz al-Dīn Ibrāhīm; R B Serjeant; Centre for Muslim Contribution to Civilization.
ISBN: 1873938195 9781873938195
OCLC Number: 38582979
Language Note: Translated from the Arabic.
Description: xxvii, 259 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Great books of Islamic civilisation.
Other Titles: Bukhalāʼ.
Responsibility: Abū ʻUthmān ibn Baḥr al-Jāḥiẓ ; translated by R.B. Serjeant ; reviewed by Ezzeddin Ibrahim.
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