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Sufism : veil and quintessence : a new translation with selected letters

Author: Frithjof Schuon; James S Cutsinger
Publisher: Bloomington, Ind. : World Wisdom, 2006.
Series: Library of perennial philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Rev. and expanded ed.]View all editions and formats
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"This revised and expanded edition of Frithjof Schuon's Sufism: Veil and Quintessence contains: a new translation of this classic work; previously unpublished correspondence by Frithjob Schuon; an editor's preface by James S. Cutsinger; a new foreword by Seyyed Hossein Nasr; extensive editor's notes by James S. Cutsinger; a glossary of foreign terms and phrases; an index; and biographical notes."--Jacket.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Frithjof Schuon; James S Cutsinger
ISBN: 9781933316284 1933316284
OCLC Number: 1151801719
Notes: "Includes other previously unpublished writings."
Description: xv, 196 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Ellipsis and hyperbolism in Arab rhetoric --
The exo-esoteric symbiosis --
Paradoxes of an esoterism --
Human premises of a religious dilemma --
Tracing the notion of philosophy --
The quintessential esoterism of islam --
Hypostatic dimensions of unity --
Appendix --
Selections from letters and other previously unpublished writings.
Series Title: Library of perennial philosophy.
Other Titles: Soufisme.
Responsibility: by Frithjof Schuon ; edited by James S. Cutsinger ; foreword by Seyyed Hossein Nasr ; [translated by Mark Perry, Jean-Pierre Lafouge, and James S. Cutsinger].
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"This revised and expanded edition of Frithjof Schuon's Sufism: Veil and Quintessence contains: a new translation of this classic work; previously unpublished correspondence by Frithjob Schuon; an editor's preface by James S. Cutsinger; a new foreword by Seyyed Hossein Nasr; extensive editor's notes by James S. Cutsinger; a glossary of foreign terms and phrases; an index; and biographical notes."--Jacket.

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