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000 alphabetically arranged articles (1) 000 words (1) 1994. --This text refers to the Paperback edition. Product Description The increasing interest in Islam and Islamic culture during the last century and the early part of this century created a demand for an encyclopaedic work on Islam. For the first time (1) @House Library (1) and even government institutions (1) anyone interested in Islam and its rich culture. The paperback First Edition is intended to fill a gap at a very low price. The First Edition is a true mine of information (1) E.J. Brill's First Edition is now available in paperback to meet the immediate needs of scholars (1) Encyclopaedia Dictionary (1) Ethnography and Biography of the Muhammadan Peoples in four volumes and one supplement volume. --This text refers to the Paperback edition. (1) from religion and literature to the lives of famous Muslims (1) German and French. The Encyclopaedia of Islam remains to this day the only complete encyclopaedic work on Islam. Due to its tremendous success these editions soon went out of print and became valuable collectors' items. Some years later (1) history (1) in fact (1) is treated by some of the world's most famous scholars of the twentieth century. The First Encyclopaedia of Islam was originally published between 1913 and 1936 as The Encyclopaedia of Islam: A Dictionary of the Geography (1) librarians (1) much of which is not yet available in the New Edition. The value of the First Edition (as well as the New Edition) is recognized worldwide and remains undisputed. In more than 9 (1) Neue Z]rcher Zeitung (1) published in three editions in English (1) reference (1) SPU-33 (1) students of Islam (1) the publisher decided to start a New Edition (1) the whole range of Islamic culture (1) varying in length from 50 to 50 (1) which is now well over halfway to completion. In view of the broad scope of the New Edition and the years needed to complete it (1)
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