Reference: Sir William Muir, The
Corân: Its Composition And Teaching; And The
Testimony It Bears To The Holy Scriptures,
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge,
London, England, 1878, 239 pages.
Background: This book
offers insights into the composition and
teaching of the Qur'an with special
reference to the Qur'an's testimony to Holy Scripture.
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Last edited 6-01-2000