This American University of Beirut Press book series is comprised of volumes of texts, translations, commentaries and studies of important works of Arabic and Islamic studies. The series will encompass the major genres of Arabo-Islamic literary production, including works of Quranic studies, Belles-Lettres, Sufism, history, literature, grammar, lexicography, philology, law, medicine and science. Both individual monographs and collected volumes addressed to any of these topics will be considered for inclusion in the series. The main languages of books will be English and Arabic. The series is funded by the Sheikh Zayed Chair for Arabic and Islamic Studies at AUB.