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Browne 1417 (formerly K.12). Part of the Siratu 'Antara. Arabic.

Paper. 150 x 105mm. 110 fos.

Naskhi script, rubricated.

Blind tooled black goatskin Islamic binding with flap.

1710 College bookplate inside back cover.

Given by Richard Holdsworth (1590-1649), Fellow 1613-37. See MS U.2: 'Rec. fro[m] Dr Holdesworth being his owne gift Arabick books 11' (f.1v); 'Historia Hantarae filii Sida'dae 'Llabasae 7 vol' (f.46v).

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