Keys to the Arcana
A scholarly edition of the twelfth century Qur'anic commentary by Mu.hammad b. 'Abd al-Karim al- Shahrast=an=i. Dr Toby Mayer presents the Arabic text with English translation, introduction and contextual notes. Shahrast=an=i uses a form of linguistic analysis to unearth the esoteric meanings of the Qur'anic verses.