Talkhees al Miftah : Urdu, New,*[A4] Paperback - 132 pages,by Imam Abd'ur Rahman al-Qazwini,Description :Talkhis al-Miftah is a Dars e Nizami (Islami scholarship) textbook for students of Arabic Rhetoric (Ilm al Balagah) written by the renowned master al-Khatib al-Qazwini. About the Author :He is Imam Abu Abdullah Muhammad bin Abd al-Rahman Jalal al-Din bin Amr al-Qazwini, al-Shafi'i, rahmatullahi ta'ala 'alayhi, and was born in 666 hijri (1268 C.E). He was known and referred to as al-Khatib al-Qazwini (as well as Khatib al-Dimishq - Preacher of Damascus). He served the Umayyad Mosque in Damascus as the Imam. He also became a prominent judge (Qadi) in Syria (al-Sham) and was later appointed the Shafi'i Chief Judge in Cairo.Khatib al-Qazwini was considered an expert in fiqh, but was more renowned as a master in the art of discourse (rhetoric) hence his title Khatib. Besides Talkhees al Miftah (Summary of the Key) he also wrote Al-Idah (The Clarification) which is an expanded edition of the Talkhees. He was trilingual in Arabic, Persian and Turkish. He passed away in Damascus in 739 hijri (1338 C.E).More on Balaghah,Also see Dars e Nizami.