Browne 1438. African Qur'an. Arabic.

Paper. 175 x 120mm. c. 500 loose fos.

Vocalised and rubricated. Contains circular and other coloured decorations.

Native blind-tooled brown/red leather wraparound binding with wrapping band.

Card enclosed reads 'Alkoran: written by African natives and procured from Kano in the Houssa Country by F. Westin while resident at Shonga on the Upper Niger in 1882. Presented by Fredk. W. Bond, Esqre 20 Jan/85.'

Gift-label inside binding.