- Hardcover: 1175 pages
- Publisher: The Book Foundation; Revised edition (December 1, 2008)
- Language: English, Arabic
- Product Dimensions: 9.7 x 7.9 x 2.1 inches
At just six pounds, this reduced-size version of Muhammad Asads classic English translation and explanation of the Quran is much easier to handle. With a prologue by the Gai Eaton and original artwork by Ahmed Moustafa, this translation is widely considered to be the foremost in conveying the meaning and sensibility of the original Arabic text, making this edition a must-have for both veteran scholars and English readers with a budding interest in Islamic studies.