By Sir Abdur Rahim
College of Calcutta, as Tagore Professor for the yr 1907, and that i significantly remorse that there must have been quite a bit hold up, because of purposes altogether own to myself, within the book of the ebook. the 1st bankruptcy is meant to be introductory, and its usefulness will, I belief, be obvious, in particular with regards to the themes mentioned inC hapters XI to XII. I should point out that, in writing the sooner component of the 1st bankruptcy, I derived priceless feedback fromM r. Macdonald sexcellent treatise on Muhammadan Theology. Chapters II to Vcontain an exposition of A l-U sul or theS cience of legislation, as constructed by way of theM uhammadan jurists among the 8th and the fourteenth centuries of the Christian period. a lot of this a part of the ebook is essentially a translation of Sadru sh-S hari ats Taudih which was once written someday within the fourteenth century and is well-known as a regular paintings at the topic. the opposite writings on Usul which i've got principally consulted areT aftdzdnis Talwih ,which is a statement on 1T audih ,F akhru l-I sldm sA l-U sul and its remark Kashfn 1-I srar ,M usullumu th-T habut ,by Muhibbullah and its commentaries by means of Bahrul Ulum and others, A ttaqrir-wa tT ahbir ,by I bn Hammam, Nuru l-A nwar ,by Mullah Jiwan ;J am ulJ aw mi ,by Tajuddin Subki with its observation via A l-M halli and the gloss referred to as A l-A yatu l-B ayyin tand A l-M ukhtasar by means of I bn Hajib with Qdi Udud scommentary thereon. In writing the rest chapters i haven't had a similar helpful aid of those eminent jurists, who didn't imagine healthy to pursue their investigations past the bounds of the subjects handled inC hapters II to V.
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