Islam & the Middle East

The world of Islam from its seventh century beginnings expanding westwards to Spain and eastwards throughout the Near East to India and central Asia, covering art and architecture, history, archaeology, religion and philosophy

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  1. God Is the Light of the Heavens and the Earth

    God Is the Light of the Heavens and the Earth: Light in Islamic Art and Culture [Hardback]

    Sheila S. Blair (Editor); Jonathan M. Bloom (Editor)

    Regular Price: £50.00

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    ISBN: 9780300215281
    Published by : Yale University Press
    The Qur'an makes rich references to light, tying it to revelation, and light consequently permeates the culture and visual arts of the Islamic lands. God Is the Light of the Heavens and the Earth explores the integral role of light in Islamic civi... .... Learn More
  2. The Mathnawi of Jalalu'ddin Rumi, Vols 2, 4, 6, English Translation (set)

    The Mathnawi of Jalalu'ddin Rumi, Vols 2, 4, 6, English Translation (set) [Hardback]

    Jalalu'ddin Rumi (Author); Reynold A. Nicholson (Author)

    £39.95

    ISBN: 9780906094273
    Published by : Gibb Memorial Trust
    Series: Gibb Memorial Trust Persian Studies
    A three volume set of Nicholson's translation of Rumi's famous poem on Islamic mysticism. This set contains the English translation of all six books of the poem in three volumes. .... Learn More
  3. Water and Technology in Levantine Society 1300-1900

    Water and Technology in Levantine Society 1300-1900: An Historical Archaeological and Architectural Analysis [Paperback]

    Charlotte Schriwer (Author)

    Regular Price: £37.00

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    ISBN: 9781407313863
    Published by : British Archaeological Reports
    Series: BAR S
    Volume: 2728
    The main aim of this project was to document as many existing structures as possible due to the rapid development of rural areas, and a fear that these important historical features of the landscape would soon disappear. The book contains a detail... .... Learn More
  4. A Chronicle of the Reign of Shah 'Abbas

    A Chronicle of the Reign of Shah 'Abbas [Hardback]

    Kioumars Ghereghlou (Editor); Charles Melville (Editor); Fazli Beg Khuzani Isfahani (Author)

    £95.00

    ISBN: 9780906094495
    Published by : Gibb Memorial Trust
    Series: Gibb Memorial Trust Persian Studies
    This substantial and largely unknown Persian chronicle of the reign of Shah ‘Abbas I (1587-1629) exists in a unique manuscript, recently discovered in the Library of Christ’s College, Cambridge. Its author, Fazl-Allah Khuzani Isfahani, member of a... .... Learn More
  5. The Jaysh al-tawshīḥ of Lisān al-Dīn ibn al-Khaṭīb

    The Jaysh al-tawshīḥ of Lisān al-Dīn ibn al-Khaṭīb: An anthology of Andalusian Arabic Muwashshaḥāt [Paperback]

    Alan Jones (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781909724587
    Published by : Gibb Memorial Trust
    Series: Gibb Memorial Trust Arabic Studies
    Contains 182 poems, of which 111 survive only in this collection. .... Learn More
  6. The Jaysh al-tawshīḥ of Lisān al-Dīn ibn al-Khaṭīb

    The Jaysh al-tawshīḥ of Lisān al-Dīn ibn al-Khaṭīb: An anthology of Andalusian Arabic Muwashshaḥāt [Hardback]

    Alan Jones (Author)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9780906094426
    Published by : Gibb Memorial Trust
    Series: Gibb Memorial Trust Arabic Studies
    Contains 182 poems, of which 111 survive only in this collection. .... Learn More
  7. Ibn Dāniyāl

    Ibn Dāniyāl: Three Shadow Plays [Paperback]

    Paul Kahle (Author)

    Regular Price: £18.00

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    ISBN: 9781909724624
    Published by : Gibb Memorial Trust
    Series: Gibb Memorial Trust Arabic Studies
    Very few examples of medieval Arabic drama have survived, a fact which constitutes a serious loss to our knowledge of Arab literary history. However, we can form some idea of the kind of work of which we have been deprived by examining the thre... .... Learn More
  8. The Vagaries of the Qasidah

    The Vagaries of the Qasidah [Paperback]

    J. E. Montgomery (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781909724525
    Published by : Gibb Memorial Trust
    Series: Gibb Memorial Trust Arabic Studies
    A study of the tradition and practice of early Arabic poetry, this book provides an investigation of the multiple versions of early poems that exist in various Abbasid collections. It offers a corrective to the more exaggerated claims concernin... .... Learn More
  9. The Southern Transjordan Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley

    The Southern Transjordan Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley: The Bronze Age to the Islamic Period (3800/3700 BC–AD 1917) [Hardback]

    Burton MacDonald (Author)

    £60.00

    ISBN: 9781782978329
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Burton MacDonald presents an in-depth study of the archaeology and history of human presence over the past five-six thousand years in the southern segment of the Transjordan/Edomite Plateau and the Dead Sea Rift Valley to the west. The evidence fr... .... Learn More
  10. Hajj

    Hajj [Paperback]

    Luitgard Mols (Editor); Marjo Buitelaar (Editor)

    £50.00

    ISBN: 9789088902857
    Published by : Sidestone Press
    Volume: 43
    Every year, in the last month of the Islamic calendar, millions of Muslims from around the world come together in Mecca to perform the Hajj, the pilgrimage that all capable Muslims should perform at least once in their lives. In 2013, the National... .... Learn More

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