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A Private Collection of Islamic Manuscripts, Miniatures and Calligraphies : To be sold predominantly without reserve(#1001) 23/10/2020 10:30 AM BST

Lot 11 of 104: Abu al-‘Abbas Ahmad al-Buni (d. 1225 AD or 1232-33 AD): A treatise on the magical properties of names and letters, probably Egypt, 15th-16th century, 28ff., Arabic manuscript on paper, including prayers for each hour of the days of the week, with numerous magic squares and tables, the opening folio bears a title that was crossed over and is erroneous: Risala lawami’ al-asrar fi matal’i al-anwar fi al-du’a by Muhammad al-Bakri, incomplete at end, in red modern binding with floral medallion, folio

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A Private Collection of Islamic Manuscripts, Miniatures and Calligraphies : To be sold predominantly without reserve(#1001)  23/10/2020 10:30 AM BST