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Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Abdul Rahman Sabahis Moshkelat al-Kafieh, Ibn Hajib, Good Problems, or Benefits of Light, 949 AH [1542 CE

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
74A
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Arabic Manuscript on Paper, Abdul Rahman Sabahi's Moshkelat' al-Kafieh, Ibn Hajib, Good Problems, or Benefits of Light, 949 AH [1542 CE]. Narrow octavo format manuscript, text in black and red, twenty-five lines per page, text written within a ruled border, with side-notes, approximately 150 leaves, bound in full blind-tooled morocco, 9 x 5 1/4 in.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Abdul Rahman Sabahi, Abd al-Rahman, Arabs, Islam in Africa, Islam in Asia, North Africa

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