Maqamat Al-Hariri

Title:
Maqamat Al-Hariri
Library:
Bibliothèque Nationale
Language:
Arabic
City:
PARIS, France
Shelf Mark:
ms. arabe 5847
Origin:
Southern Iraq
Dimensions:
334 p ???? -- 270 x 380 mm.
Date Description:
completed in 1237 (A.H. 634, in the month of ramadan)
Author:
Hariri, 1054-1122 -- artist and scribe Wasiti, Yahy√° ibn Mahmud, fl. 13th cent.
Content:
A compendium of 50 short tales by al-Hariri, illustrated by Yahya ibn Mahmud al-Wasiti --
Hand:
one hand
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
99 illustrations -- scenes from daily life --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books In Process IP (Feb. 23, 2010, and again May 17, 2013, and April 2014)
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Publication Date:
2003
Place of Publication:
London, Great Britain
Publisher:
Touch@rt
Notes:
Commentary by Oleg Grabar --
Type of Text:
maqamat, secular, tales, vernacular, vernacular literature