The meaning of the glorious Koran

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Penguin Books, Sep 1, 1991 - Religion - 464 pages
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Review: The Meaning of the Glorious Koran

User Review  - Clifford - Goodreads

The translation is at points needlessly archaic and faux Shakespearian, but the book balances providing some level of in text citation and historical awareness with a sympathetic and religious ... Read full review

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User Review  - Julia Simpson-Urrutia - Goodreads

I think this translation is best for those who have a great sensitivity to English and understand the richer 19th (and earlier century) vocabularies. Additionally, I have heard Arabic speakers say that Pickthall's translation comes closest to the Arabic meanings. Read full review

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