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Mahmoud Ayoub, The Qur'an and Its Interpreters, 2 vol. (1984–92). Richard Bell, Introduction to the Qur'an, rev. and enlarged by W. Montgomery Watt (1977). John Burton, The Collection of the Qur'an (1977). Kenneth Cragg, The Event of the Quran: Islam in Its Scripture (1971, reissued 1994). Fadhlalla Haeri, Journey of the Universe as Expounded in the Qur'an (1985). Toshihiku Izutsu, God and Man in the Koran: Semantics of the Koranic Weltanschauung (1964, reprinted 1980), and Ethico-Religious Concepts in the Qur'an (1966, reissued 2002). Martin Lings, The Quranic Art of Calligraphy and Illumination (1976). Ernest G. McClain, Meditations Through the Quran: Tonal Images in an Oral Culture (1981). Seyyed Hossein Nasr, Ideals and Realities of Islam, new rev. ed. (2000). Fazlur Rahman, Major Themes of the Qur'an, 2nd ed. (1989). Approaching the Qur'an: The Early Revelations, trans. by Michael Sells (1999). 'Allamah Sayyid Muhammad Husayn Tabataba'i, The Qur'an in Islam: Its Impact and Influence on the Life of Muslims (1987; originally published in Arabic, 1973). John Wansbrough, Quranic Studies: Sources and Methods of Scriptural Interpretation (1977, reissued 2004).

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