Early Islamic Mysticism: Sufi, Quran, Miraj, Poetic and Theological Writings

Synopsis

This volume makes available and accessible the writings of the crucial early period of Islamic mysticism during which Sufism developed as one of the world's major mystical traditions. The texts are accompanied by commentary on their historical, literary and philosophical context.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1996