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Guillaume, Alfred 1888-1965

Overview
Works: 81 works in 708 publications in 9 languages and 7,583 library holdings
Genres: Commentaries  Biography  Prophecies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Introductions 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, Creator, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: BP161, 297
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Most widely held works about Alfred Guillaume
 
Most widely held works by Alfred Guillaume
Islam by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

139 editions published between 1954 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 2,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legacy of Islam by Thomas Walker Arnold( Book )

84 editions published between 1931 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Muhammad by ʻAbd al-Malik Ibn Hishām( Book )

115 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and held by 881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sirat Rasul Allah (Life of the Messenger of God) or al-Sirat al-Nabawiyah (Prophetic biography) is the Arabic term used for the various traditional Muslim biographies of Muhammad, from which most historical information about his life and the early period of Islam is derived. Ibn Ishaq's Sirat Rasul Allah is the earliest surviving traditional biography, and was written just over 100 years after Muhammad's death. It survives in the later editions of Ibn Hisham and al-Tabari. Professor Guillaume's translation of the Sira of Ibn Iss-Haq is now reissued. The translator used Ibn Hisham's abridgement and also included many additions and variants found in the writings of early authors. The book thus presents in English practically all that is known of the life of the Prophet. In the introduction, the translator discusses the character of the Sira in the light of the opinion of early Arabian scholars, noting especially the difficulties of the poetry. As the earliest monument of Arabian prose literature, the Sira remains a work of the first importance
A new commentary on Holy Scripture by Charles Gore( Book )

66 editions published between 1928 and 1962 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The traditions of Islam, an introduction to the study of the Hadith literature by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

54 editions published between 1924 and 2010 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the Book of Job by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

18 editions published in 1968 in English and Dutch and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prophecy and divination among the Hebrews and other Semites by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

26 editions published between 1938 and 1982 in English and French and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hebrew and Arabic lexicography; a comparative study by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

21 editions published between 1963 and 1965 in 4 languages and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New light on the life of Muhammad by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

10 editions published between 1955 and 1983 in English and German and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kitāb Nihāyat al-iqdām fī ʻilm al-kalām by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī( Book )

30 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islam; doctrines; early works to 1800
Prophétie et divination by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

12 editions published between 1941 and 1950 in French and Undetermined and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El legado del Islam by University of Oxford( Book )

17 editions published between 1944 and 1958 in Spanish and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zionists and the Bible : a criticism of the claim that the establishment of an independent Jewish state in Palestine is prophesied in Holy Scripture by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

8 editions published between 1954 and 1960 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Islamic art and architecture( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'eredità dell'Islam by Thomas Walker Arnold( Book )

4 editions published in 1962 in Italian and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New light on the life of Muhammad by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'Ame du Morvan, contes, légendes, chansons, prières, proverbes et dictons en patois, croyances, coutumes, préjugés by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The summa philosophiae of al-Shahrastānī = Kitabu Nihayati ʼl iqdam fi ʻilmi ʼl kalam by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī( Book )

6 editions published between 1931 and 1934 in Arabic and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hebrew and Arabic lexicography by Alfred Guillaume( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kitāb Nihājat al-iqdām fī ʻilm al-kalām by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shahrastānī( Book )

5 editions published between 1934 and 1980 in Undetermined and Arabic and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aceph. and incomplete copy of a treatise on kalām. According to R. Mach, the contents correspond to ed. Guillaume, p. 16, l. 2 - p. 31, l. 2 and p. 94, l. 15 - p. 480, l. 10
 
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The life of Muhammad
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Alternative Names
Alfred Guillaume arabista e islamista britannico

Alfred Guillaume deutscher Islamwissenschaftler

Alfred Guillaume Duits arabist (1888-1965)

Ǧiyūm, Alfrid 1888-1965

Guillaume, A. 1888-1965

Guillaume, Alfred

Guillaume, Alfred, 1888-

Guillaume, Alfred 1888-1966

Guillaume, Alfred b. 1888

Ljhe, CdaQO 1888-1965

Альфред Гийом

الفرد جيوم

ألفرد جيوم، 1888-1965

آلفرد گیوم

جيوم، الفرد

جيوم، ألفريد، 1888-1965

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