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Marmaduke Pickthall

(1875—1936) writer and translator


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(d. 1936)

British translator of the Quran into English. First editor of the journal Islamic Culture, published in India. Works include a commentary on the Quran, a collection of folklore from the Holy Land, travel memoirs from trips to Palestine and Syria, several novels, and works on Islamic culture. Supported Ottomans and Young Turk reformers.

Subjects: Literature.


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