Ashraf, Sh. Muhammad (translated and with notes by Nabih Amin Faris) The Mysteries of Purity (being a translation with notes of the Kitab Asrar al-Taharah of Al-Ghazzali's Ihya Ulum al-Din
Lahore, Pakistan Kashmiri Bazar 1974 3rd Printing Paperback Very Good
This is a trade paperback. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is a two inch tear to the top front spine joint that has been repaired. The bottom corner of the book cover has some bumping and wear. The covers have foxing and ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. "Except for a few extracts and selections, no complete translation of any part of the Ihya appeared in English until 1962 when two books from it were finally published: Book I of the first quarter, namely the Kitab al-Ilm (the Book of Knowledge), translated by the present writer and published by M. Ashraf, Lahore, and Book III of the fourth quarter."