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Eastern wisedome and learning

the study of Arabic in seventeenth-century England

by G. J. Toomer

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Arabic language -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.,
    • Arabists -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-343) and index.

      StatementG.J. Toomer.
      LC ClassificationsPJ6068.G7 T66 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 381 p.
      Number of Pages381
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL796824M
      ISBN 100198202911
      LC Control Number95032746

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