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Mulla Khalil Qazwini (d. 1678) Commentary of Kulayni's Kitab al-Kafi , 1069 AH [1858 CE].

Auction:
3103T
Lot:
1210
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3103T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 31, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Mulla Khalil Qazwini (d. 1678) Commentary of Kulayni's Kitab al-Kafi, 1069 AH [1858 CE]. Large quarto-format Arabic manuscript on polished laid paper, text in black and red ink, bound in full morocco, red leather doublures and inner flap, approximately 450 pages, 9 3/4 x 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Khalil Qazwini, Arabs, Islam in Africa, Islam in Asia, Kafi, Khalil, Kitab, Kitab al-Kafi, Middle East, Muhammad ibn Ya'qub al-Kulayni, Persian people, Qazvin, Qazwini

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