XVIII G 43 Diwan
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XVIII G 43 Diwan

Bibliographic Description


Shelf-number
XVIII G 43
Library
National Library of the Czech Republic
Owner
Czech Republic
Title
Diwan
Author
al-Mutanabbi, 'Abu al-Tayib 'Ahmad Bin al-Husayn
Type of Document
book
Date
1034 A. H. (1626 C. E.)
Physical Description
Material
paper
Size
26.5 x 19 cm
Extent
183 folios
Annotation
Diwan of 5494 lines by al-Mutanabbi (915-965 C. E.) on wisdom and famous people.
The copy was made by Bashir Sa'id, a collector of al-Mutanabbi's poetry. Al-Mutanabbi never published a book of poetry. The poetry may have been written by Bashir Sa'id himself.
Language of the Document
ar