Marmaduke Pickthall. British Muslim.

Clark, Peter.

Book ID: 9520

ISBN:      9780704325142


8vo. [6], 156 pp., 8 b/w photos hors text, cloth in d/w, biblio, index, copy in mint condition, Quartet Books, London, first edition, 1986.


Biography of Pickthall (1875-1936), who wrote prolifically on India, the Middle East and Islam, and converted to Islam in 1917. He spent ten years in the service of the Nizam of Hyderabad and translated the Koran into English. He also wrote novels and short stories, many with eastern themes.

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