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    Sale 13206

    Islamic Manuscripts Featuring The Mohamed Makiya Collection

    18 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 92

    SEVEN SCIENTIFIC MANUALS

    IRAN AND OTTOMAN PROVINCES, 17TH-19TH CENTURY

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    SEVEN SCIENTIFIC MANUALS
    IRAN AND OTTOMAN PROVINCES, 17TH-19TH CENTURY
    Comprising a Qajar copy of Nizam al-Tawarikh, 68ff., in stamped and tooled morocco binding; an Ottoman manual on language (pronunciation), al-hashiya al-jadida, a commentary on a work by Ibn al-Hajib, copied in Constantinople in 1258, 95ff., without binding; a short Ottoman treatise on 'Ulama, 7ff., in black binding; a work by Ibn Talha, Miftah al-jufr, 7ff., in black binding; a short work on the visit to the shrines, 19ff., in black binding; a short work by Muhammad al-Kufi (Kufawi?) bin al-Hajj Hamid, on 'ilm al-sarf, 18ff., colophon dated AH 1251, in purple paper binding; a short work on logic by 'Uthman bin Husayn bin 'Umar al-Alashahri, 6ff., colophon dated AH 1176, in purple paper binding


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    Provenance

    Nizam al-Tawarikh: acquired Christie's, 22 November 1984, lot 77