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E.J. Brill's first encyclopaedia of Islam, 1913-1936

Author: M Th Houtsma
Publisher: Leiden ; New York : E.J. Brill, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A paperback edition of Brill's original "Encyclopaedia of Islam". In more than 9000 alphabetically arranged articles, varying in length from 50 to 50,000 words, it covers the whole range of Islamic  Read more...


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Encyclopaedia of Islam.
E.J. Brill's first encyclopaedia of Islam, 1913-1936.
Leiden ; New York : E.J. Brill, 1993
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M Th Houtsma
ISBN: 9004097961 9789004097964
OCLC Number: 28557785
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: The Encyclopaedia of Islam. Leiden : E.J. Brill, 1913-1938.
Vol. 9 has ten ill. on 4 leaves (3 folded) in pocket.
Description: 9 volumes : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: V.1. A --
Baba Beg --
v. 2. Baba Fighani --
Dwin --
v. 3. E --
I`timad al-Dawla --
v. 4. `Itk --
Kwatta --
v. 5. L --
Moriscos --
v. 6. Morocco --
Ruzzik --
v. 7. S --
Taiba --
v. 8. Ta'if --
Zurkhana --
v. 9. Supplement.
Other Titles: First encyclopaedia of Islam.
ʻUlūm-i Islāmiyah kī ek Urdū insāʼiklopīḍiyā.
Responsibility: edited by M. Th. Houtsma [and others].


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