FABLES OF THE ANCIENTS? Folklore in the Qur'an
Given the widespread consensus that the Qur'an was in oral tradition before being committed to written form, it should come as no surprise to learn that it still bears the traces of its original oral form. These traces include numerous oral formulas repeated throughout, as well as several traditional folktales.
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
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