Al-Itqan fi Ulum al-Qur'an : Arabic, New,
Two volumes within one book,
*[A4+] Hardback - 1166 pages,
by Imam Jalal al-Din al-Suyuti [d.911h],
Tahqiq by Ahmad ibn Ali,
Published by Dar al-Hadith, Cairo.
Al-Itqān fi Ulum al-Qur'an is perhaps the most outstanding work of its kind in the field
of Qur’anic Sciences. Exhaustive in its sources and its subjects,
thoughtfully and lucidly written by arguably one of the greatest scholars
of Islam, the polymath, Imam Jalal al-Din al-Suyuti, alayhi ar-Rahman w'al-Ridwan.
This edition by Dar al-Hadith, Cairo is presented in two volumes contained within the one book. It is a decent two colour print on cream paper. Click on images below for sample page.
Imam Jalal al-Din as-Suyuti: `Abd al-Rahman ibn Kamal al-Din Abi
Bakr, Jalal al-Din al-Misri al-Suyuti al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari, also known
as Ibn al-Asyuti (849-911), the mujtahid imam and renewer of the
tenth Islamic century, foremost hadith master, jurist, Sufi,
philologist, and historian, he authored works in virtually every Islamic
Born to a Turkish mother and non-Arab father and
raised as an orphan in Cairo, he memorized the Qur'an at eight, then
several complete works of Sacred Law, fundamentals of jurisprudence, and
Arabic grammar; after which he devoted himself to studying the Sacred
Sciences under about a hundred and fifty shaykhs. A giant among
contemporaries, he remained alone, producing a sustained output of
scholarly writings until his death at the age of sixty-two. He was
buried in Hawsh Qawsun in Cairo.
Two Volumes within 1 Book.
*Dimensions : 24.5 x 17.5 x 4.9cm.