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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 37 of 104: Imam Nur al-Din ‘Ali bin Ghanim al-Maqdisi (d. 1596 AD): Kitab bughiyat al-murtad li tashih al-dad, Ottoman Turkey, dated AH 1169/1755-56 AD, a treatise on the correct pronunciation and use of the letter Dad, 33ff., Arabic and Turkish manuscript on paper, 15ll. of black naskh script per page, two floral gold and polychrome decorated headers, the colophon indicating that this manuscript was copied from the copy of a certain Mawlana Suleiman Efendi, keeper of the Old Mosque, dated AH 995/1586-87 A

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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