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Lewis O 179 Devotional book.
- Free Library of Philadelphia. Rare Book Department. John Frederick Lewis Collection of Oriental Manuscripts
Call numberLewis O 179
(Philadelphia, Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department)
PublisherFree Library of Philadelphia
- between 1830 and 1920?
Devotional book containing prayers, questions and answers about religious practice, protective devices and other devotional materials.
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger.
Extent83 leaves : 116 x 85 (90 x 70), bound to 117 x 95 mm
FoliationUnfoliated; catchwords every verso, lower left.
BindingReddish leather over pasteboard with flap (Type II); shadows from a central mandorla, cornerpieces and border onlays remain; hinge and flap doublure is painted with purple and green geometric pattern, otherwise plain paper doublure.
A few simple line and dot decorations in black ink.
- Acquired with the Pepper Fund in January 1926 (note in pencil, f. v).
- Muḥammad,--Prophet,---632--Prayers and devotions
- Islam--Prayers and devotions
- Islam--Customs and practices
- Manuscripts, Arabic--19th century
- Manuscripts, Oriental--19th century
- manuscripts (documents)
- Illuminations (painting)
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