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Author Sayyārī, Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad, active 9th century.

Title Revelation and falsification : the Kitāb al-qirāʼāt of Aḥmad b. Muḥammad al-Sayyārī / critical edition with an introduction and notes by Etan Kohlberg and Mohammad Ali Amir-Moezzi
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009


Description 1 online resource (viii, 363, 201 pages)
Series Texts and studies on the Qurʼān, 1567-2808 ; v. 4
Texts and studies on the Qurʼān ; v. 4
Contents Introduction -- Issues raised by western studies -- Information, doubts and contradictions in Islamic sources -- Imāmī views on the question of the falsification of the Qurʼān -- Life and works of al-Sayyārī -- Structure and contents of the Kitāb al-qirāʼāt -- The edition -- The manuscripts -- Other sources -- Further manuscripts -- Principles of the edition -- Text -- Technical apparatus
Summary For all Muslims the Qur'an is the word of God. Some Shi'is, however, believed that the generally accepted text of the Qur'an is corrupt. They asserted that redactors had altered or deleted all passages that supported the rights of Ali and his successors or that condemned his enemies. This work deals with variant readings of the Qur'an
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-324)-and indexes
Notes Text in Arabic; introduction and apparatus in English
Print version record
SUBJECT Qurʼan -- Readings -- Early works to 1800
Qurʼan fast
Subject Shīʿah -- Doctrines -- Early works to 1800
RELIGION -- Islam -- Koran & Sacred Writings.
Shīʻah -- Doctrines
Genre/Form Early works
Form Electronic book
Author Kohlberg, Etan.
السياري، أحمد بن محمد،, كان حيا في القرن التاسع ميلادي
Amir-Moezzi, Mohammad Ali.
ISBN 9789047441991
Other Titles Qirāʼāt