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    Sale 12283

    Arts & Textiles of the Islamic & Indian Worlds

    21 October 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 10

    AL-MUQRI ABU AL-QASIM BIN FIRRUH AL-SHATIBI (D. 1194 AD): TREATISE ON THE READINGS OF THE QUR'AN

    MAMLUK EGYPT OR PROVINCES, DATED AH 809/1406-07 AD

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    AL-MUQRI ABU AL-QASIM BIN FIRRUH AL-SHATIBI (D. 1194 AD): TREATISE ON THE READINGS OF THE QUR'AN
    MAMLUK EGYPT OR PROVINCES, DATED AH 809/1406-07 AD
    Arabic manuscript on paper, 14ff., two fly-leaves, 13ll. of black naskh to the page, titles in larger script, colophon dated, with later added notes, in modern binding
    7 x 5 1/8in. (17.6 x 13cm.)


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