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The Book Of Aphorisms

by Robert D. MacNish

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Literary Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10567378M
    ISBN 100548225524
    ISBN 109780548225523
    OCLC/WorldCa178440376

    The Book of Wisdom (Kitab al-hikam) is a masterpiece of Islamic spiritual literature by the renowned Sufi saint and sage of the 13th century AD, Ahmed Ibn Ata Allah Al-Iskandari (d. ), third master of the tariqa Shadhiliyya. Victor Danner, one of its foremost translators into English, observed: “the internal structure of the Hikam is such. Page - Pricp, $ In half calf or half morocco, $ Of this book, on the best in English Literature, which has already been declared of the highest value by the testimony of the best critics in this country, an edition of one thousand copies has just been ordered for London, the home of English Literature, — a compliment of which its scholarly western author may justly .

    BOOK I. a. Salutation to the illustrious sage, Kapila! b. Well, the great sage, Kapila, desirous of raising the world [from the Slough of Despond in which he found it sunk], perceiving that the knowledge of the excellence of any fruit, through the desire [which this excites] for the fruit, is a cause of people's betaking themselves to the means [adapted to the attainment of the fruit. By: Oscar Wilde () In , Oscar Wilde () published two short collections of aphorisms: “A Few Maxims For The Instruction Of The Over-Educated”, in the Saturday Review newspaper, and “Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young”, in the Oxford student magazine The turns witty, intellectual, counter-intuitive and obtuse, the .

    The Book of Aphorisms. Ibn Ata'illah. Being a translation of Kitab al-Hikam by Muhammed Nafih Wafy. RM The Book of Aphorisms quantity. Add to cart. Add to Wishlist. Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn. SKU: Category: .   The Oxford book of aphorisms Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. x, p. ; 23 cm Includes index Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA CameraPages:


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APHORISMS THOUGHTS SAYINGS QUOTES No woman allows her lover to descend from his pedestal. Even a god is not forgiven the slightest pettiness.

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condition: near fine. classics of medicine library. this is a beautiful copy of thes classics of medicine library published by gryphone in alabama and bound in full leather with satin marking ribbon, all edges gilt volume is the aphorisms of hippocrates,a lovely copy however there is a prev owner bookplate inside front .