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    Sale 13206

    Islamic Manuscripts Featuring The Mohamed Makiya Collection

    18 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 140

    YAHYA BIN SHARAF AL-DIN AL-NAWAWI (D. 1277 AD): AL-ADHKAR AL-MUNTAKHABA MIN KALAM SAYYID AL-ABRAR

    NORTH AFRICA, 15TH CENTURY

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    YAHYA BIN SHARAF AL-DIN AL-NAWAWI (D. 1277 AD): AL-ADHKAR AL-MUNTAKHABA MIN KALAM SAYYID AL-ABRAR
    NORTH AFRICA, 15TH CENTURY
    A renowned compendium of sunni hadith, Arabic manuscript on tulip watermarked paper, probably European, 128ff., plus two fly-leaves, each folio with 18ll. of large black maghribi script, titles in very large script, occasional letters in larger script, occasional marginal notes, incomplete at end and beginning, some modern restoration, in plain morocco binding with marbled paper doublures
    Folio 10 ¾ x 7 5/8in. (27.7 x 19.4cm.)


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