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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Islam.

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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated [from the French] by P. N. Townsend.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP165 .S34
The Physical Object
Pagination3-167 p.
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4639296M
ISBN 100042970210
LC Control Number77471172

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