BOOK REVIEWS


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Books Reviewed in this article:

Hayy ben Yaqdhan, roman philosophique d'Ibn Thofail:texte arabe avec les variantes des manuscrits et de plusieurs éditions, et traduction française. 2e édition revue, augmentée et complètement remaniée. Par Léon Gauthier. Beyrouth. Imprimerie catholique, 1936. 8vo, xxxiv, 193, 188.

Studia Arabica I: By Fr. Rosenthal, G. von Grünebaum, W. J. Fischel.Roma, Pontificium Institututn Biblicum, 1937. 4to. pp. vi, 82.

La Civilisation arabe en Espagne; vue générale.Par E. Lévi Provençal. Le Caire, 1938. 8vo. pp. 208. (No publisher's imprint.)

La Divinità di Crtsto e la Dottrina delia Triaitā in Maometto e nei Polemisti musulmani.Di Mons. Ignazio di Matteo. Roma, Pontificio Istituto Biblico, 1938. 8vo. pp. 85.

Raison et Foi en Islam.Par Louis Gardet. Paris, 1938. 8vo. pp. 36. [Extrait de la Revue Thomiste d'avril, 1938.]

Quelques aspects de la pensée avicennienne dans ses rapports avec l'orthodoxie musulmane.Par Louis Gardet. Paris, 1939. [Extrait de la Revue Thomiste, juillet-sépt. pp. 537–575; octr.-décr. pp. 693–742.]

Le Serment du Prophète.Par Mme. Jeanne Aubert, Paris, Geuthner, 1938. 8vo. pp. 112, (with ten pages of facsimiles and a sketch map).

Adventuring with Anatolia College. By George E. White, D.D., LL.D. Grinnell, Iowa: Herald-Register Publishing Company, 1940. pp. 199, 8 pp. illustrations. $1.00.

Garlands from Hafiz. By Henry Bertram Lister. San Francisco, La Bohème Club, 1939.

Mohammed. By D. S. Margoliouth. Glasgow, Blackie & Son, 1939. pp. 151, including an index. 5s.

The Decline of the Saljūqid Empire.With an introduction by Sir Edward Denison Ross. By Sanaullah Mawtawi Fādil. University of Calcutta, 1938. pp. xxxviii plus 150.

Buddha, Muhammed, Jesus, en bok om världsreligionernas tillblivelse. By Efraim Briem. Lund, C. W. K. Gleerups Förlag, 1938.

Land Without Laughter. By Ahmad Kamal. New York, Scribners, 1940. pp. 346. $3.00.

Syria, as it Is. By Helen Cameron Gordon (Lady Russell). London, Methuen & Co., Ltd., 1939. pp. 211. 10s. 6d.

Social Relations in the Near East. By Stuart Carter Dodd, Ph.D., and Assistants. Beirut, Lebanon, American Press, 1940. pp. 790.

Minaret and Pipe-Line Yesterday and To-day in the Near East. By Margaret Boveri. Translated from the German by Louisa Marie Sieveking. Oxford University Press, New York, 1939. pp. 422. $5.

Once in Sinai. By J. M. C. Plowden. London, Methuen. 12s. 6d. net. pp. 302.

Descriptive Catalogue of the Garrett Collection of Persian, Turkish, and Indic Manuscripts in the Princeton University Library. By Muhammad E. Moghadam and Yahya Armajani, under the supervision of Philip K. Hitti. Vol. VI of the Princeton Oriental Texts, pp. 116. $7.50.

Annali Lateranensi.Publicazione del Pontificio Museo Missionario Etnologico. Vol. III. Citta del Vaticano, Tipografia Poliglotta Vaticana, 1939. pp. 366.

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