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Sheikh Hafiz Borsi (d. 1392 AD or 1394 AD) Mashariq al-Anwar fi Asrar-e Amir Almo'menin , 18th Century Arabic Manuscript.

Auction:
3103T
Lot:
1266
Sold for:
$308$250

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

Description:

Sheikh Hafiz Borsi (d. 1392 AD or 1394 AD) Mashariq al-Anwar fi Asrar-e Amir Almo'menin, 18th Century Arabic Manuscript. Quarto format manuscript on thick laid paper, text in black with red underlining, approximately 340 pages, bound in full contemporary blind-tooled tan morocco, 8 x 5 3/4 in.

N.B. Borsi was a Muslim thinker, an expert of hadith, a jurist, and scholar. This is his best known work; it interprets and elaborates on Ahl al-Bayt's and Imam Ali's virtues and merits, using an innovative approach that applies principles of theoretical mysticism.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Hafiz Borsi, Imam Ali, Amir Almo'menin, Ali, Banu Kinanah, Borsi, Islam, Sahabah

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