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ZAYN AL-DIN JURJANI (D.1136 AD), ZAKHIRAH-I KHWARAZMSHAHI ('TREASURY DEDICATED TO THE KING OF KHWARAZMSHAHI'), AN ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF MEDICAL SCIENCE, BOOKS I-VIII, PERSIA, 13TH CENTURY AD

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32,500 GBP
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Persian manuscript on paper, 276 leaves, plus 1 fly-leaf, 8 replacement pages at beginning and end, 27 lines to the page written in naskh in black ink, indexes and chapter headings in large extended Eastern Kufic, keywords picked out in red, in light brown leather binding with central stamped cartouches filled with vegetal motifs
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