By John Medows Rodwell (Translator)
Bantam Classics, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780553587524, 480pp.
Publication Date: August 31, 2004
The Qur'an, a masterpiece of immense religious and literary value, is presented in a convenient, affordable edition for a new generation of readers. The earliest known work in Arabic prose, the Qur'an is divided into 114 "suras", or chapters, containing the religious, social, civil, commercial, military, and legal codes of Islam.