Rumi the Persian, the Sufi by A. Reza Arasteh

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StatementA. Reza Arasteh ; with preface by Erich Fromm.
LC ClassificationsBP189.7.M42 A7 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 196 p. ;
Number of Pages196
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Open LibraryOL5251909M
ISBN 100710078595, 0710078609
LC Control Number75324641

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