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Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Four Treatises, 960 AH [1553 CE].

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3040B
Lot:
143
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Four Treatises, 960 AH [1553 CE]. Including works on the art of debate and discussion, the last work in Persian; text written in different hands in black ink with occasional red, narrow octavo format, approximately 300 pages, bound in full contemporary sheepskin, 7 3/4 x 4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000


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Keywords

Arabic, Arabs, Book formats, Culture, Languages of Africa, Languages of Asia, Manuscript, Octavo

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