Spiritual Quest

Reflections on Quranic Prayer According to the Teachings of Imam Ali


Author: Reza-Shah Kazemi

Publisher: I.B.Tauris

ISBN: 1848854471

Category: Religion

Page: 80

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Arabic Ismaili Manuscripts

A Bibliography of Sources and Studies


Author: Delia Cortese

Publisher: I.B.Tauris

ISBN: 0857710524

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 240

View: 9729

This work represents a significant corpus of Islamic manuscripts devoted to the theological, philosophical and historical traditions of the Fatimid, post-Fatimid Yemeni and Indian Ismaili literature. The catalogue, with its 179 annotated entries from the highly prized Zahid Ali Collection, examines the literary and doctrinal aspects of these manuscripts, features incipits in Arabic for each entry and is supported by indices in both Arabic and Latin scripts. The work is fully illustrated and enriched by a contextualising introduction. It will prove an invaluable tool for scholars and researchers interested in the study of these key texts.

Ismaili and Other Arabic Manuscripts


Author: Delia Cortese,Institute of Ismaili Studies

Publisher: I.B.Tauris

ISBN: 9781860644337

Category: History

Page: 170

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This bibliographic work is a supplement to Adam Gacek’s two-volume catalogue of Arabic manuscripts in the library of the Institute of Ismaili Studies, published in London, 1984-85. The Supplementary Catalogue includes 188 Arabic manuscripts not listed earlier by Gacek or which have been acquired since then by the institute’s library. The majority of the works belong to the theological, philosophical, and historical traditions of Fatimid Ismaili literature. The catalogue is arranged alphabetically by author and chronologically by title, accompanied by details about the content of each work and other relevant information of a literary, historical, and doctrinal nature.

Die Kalifen von Kairo

die Fatimiden in Ägypten 973-1074


Author: Heinz Halm

Publisher: C.H.Beck

ISBN: 9783406486548

Category: Egypt

Page: 508

View: 9155

101 Nacht

nach der andalusischen Handschrift des Aga Khan Museum : mit Faksimile-Abbildungen des Originals


Author: Claudia Ott

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783717590262

Category: Arabian nights

Page: 329

View: 5965

Ein Juwel der arabischen Literatur! Ein literarischer Sensationsfund: Die Arabistin Claudia Ott hat eine 800 Jahre alte Handschrift entdeckt - und damit ein gutes Dutzend funkelnagelneuer, bislang gänzlich unbekannter Schahrasad-Geschichten! Die betörende kleine Schwester von "1001 Nacht" feiert nun zweieinhalb Jahre nach dem Fund Weltpremiere. Eines der imposantesten Klassikerereignisse der letzten Jahrzehnte!