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    Sale 13206

    Islamic Manuscripts Featuring The Mohamed Makiya Collection

    18 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 155

    ABU AL-QASIM MAHMUD BIN 'UMAR AL-ZAMAKHSHARI KNOWN AS JAR ALLAH (D. 1143-44 AD): AL-MUFASSAL FI AL-NAHW

    MAMLUK EGYPT, 13TH OR 14TH CENTURY

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    ABU AL-QASIM MAHMUD BIN 'UMAR AL-ZAMAKHSHARI KNOWN AS JAR ALLAH (D. 1143-44 AD): AL-MUFASSAL FI AL-NAHW
    MAMLUK EGYPT, 13TH OR 14TH CENTURY
    Volume II of this important manual on Arabic grammar, Arabic manuscript on paper, 144ff. plus two modern fly-leaves, each folio with 13ll. of black naskh script, titles and important words in red, copious marginal notes by later scholars, colophon probably added and giving the date of AH 530, first folio a modern replacement in the original style, in modern stamped binding
    Folio 7 3/8 x 5 7/8in. (18.8 x 15cm.)


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