Publisher: Italian Institute for Philosophical Studies Naples
Year of publication: 2010
Number of pages: 210
The text presented here in translation consists of three sections. The first concerns an extremely brief introduction on the specificity of the philosophy of Mulla¯ S .adra¯ drawn up by prof. Hossein hafari, professor at the Department of Philosophy of the University of Teheran. The translation, from Persian into Italian, is by prof. Hossein Moqad-dam, suitably revised. The second and the third, translated from French and Arabic, respectively constitute a short biography of Mulla¯ S .adra¯, written by Henry Corbin, and the Kita¯b al-Mas aï'ir in Arabic and Italian.