Among Arabic Manuscripts

Memories of Libraries and Men

I.Y. Kratchkovsky, Tatiana Minorsky, Michael Kemper, University of Amsterdam

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€79,00
$102.00
ISBN13: 
9789004316119
E-ISBN: 
9789004321359
Publication Date: 
May 2016
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
viii, 180 pp., 5 illus. totaal 188 pp
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ISSN: 
1872-5481
Volume: 
08

Franz Rosenthal. Edited by Dimitri Gutas, Yale University

Man versus Society in Medieval Islam brings together all the monographs and articles by Franz Rosenthal (1914-2003) in which he investigates the tensions and conflicts that existed between individuals and society as the focus of his study of Muslim social history.
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270886
E-ISBN: 
9789004270893
Publication date: 
October 2014
€198,00
$251.00

Franz Rosenthal with an Introduction by Geert Jan van Gelder

Humor in Early Islam, first published in 1956, is a pioneering study by the versatile and prolific scholar Franz Rosenthal (1914–2003), who (having published an article on mediaeval Arabic blurbs), should have written this text himself. It contains an annotated translation of an Arabic text on a...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004211483
E-ISBN: 
9789004215733
Publication date: 
July 2011
€87,00
$104.00

S.D. Goitein with an introduction by Norman A. Stillman

Goitein’s selection of studies dealing with Islamic institutions and social history offers a general introduction to Islamic civilization by one who lived all his life with Islam. His fruit of specialized research gives a rounded view of important aspects of Islamic civilization and provides the...
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179318
E-ISBN: 
9789047441663
Publication date: 
October 2009
€87,00
$104.00

M.M. Bravmann with an introduction by Andrew Rippin

Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172005
E-ISBN: 
9789047425328
Publication date: 
November 2008
€52,20
$62.40
€87,00
$104.00

Ignaz Goldziher. Tr. and Ed. by Wolfgang Behn. With an Introduction by Camilla Adang

Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004162419
E-ISBN: 
9789047423881
Publication date: 
December 2007
€52,20
$62.40
€87,00
$104.00

F. Rosenthal with an Introduction by Dimitri Gutas

In Knowledge Triumphant, Franz Rosenthal observes that the Islamic civilization is one that is essentially characterized by knowledge ('ilm), for ''ilm is one of those concepts that have dominated Islam and given Muslim civilization its distinctive shape and complexion.'
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004153868
E-ISBN: 
9789047410959
Publication date: 
November 2006
€87,00
$104.00

C. Snouck Hurgronje. Tr. by J.H. Monahan. With an Introduction by Jan Just Witkam

From 1884-1885, Christiaan Snouck Hurgronje stayed in Mecca. He became intimately acquainted with the daily life of the Meccans and the thousands of pilgrims from all over the world.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004154490
E-ISBN: 
9789047411284
Publication date: 
November 2006
€87,00
$104.00