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Shahshahani, Abd'al-Hossein (Late 19th Century) Arabic Manuscript on Paper, 1294 AH [1877 CE].

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3040B
Lot:
461
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3040B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 12, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Shahshahani, Abd'al-Hossein (Late 19th Century) Arabic Manuscript on Paper, 1294 AH [1877 CE]. Quarto format manuscript on paper in two distinctive hands, single column black ink with red, approximately 400 pages, bound in full blind-tooled tan sheepskin, rebacked, 8 1/2 x 6 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Book design, Book formats, Manuscript, Publishing, Quarto, Textual criticism, Textual scholarship

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