The world in a book Al-Nuwayri and the Islamic encyclopedic tradition

Shihab al-Din al-Nuwayri was a fourteenth-century Egyptian polymath and the author of one of the greatest encyclopedias of the medieval Islamic world-a thirty-one-volume work entitled The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition. A storehouse of knowledge, this enormous book brought together mater...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Muhanna, Elias (Author)
Resource Type: Book
Published: Princeton, New Jersey Princeton University Press 2018.

Institute of Islamic Studies (UP Diliman)

Accession # Call # Volume/Part# Copy # Collection Circulation Type Circulation Status
IIS-2514 AE 2 N8 / M84 2018 Regular Circulation On-Shelf