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Essay towards the History of Arabia antecedent to the Birth of Mahommed arraged from the Tarikh Tebry and other Authentic Sources.

PRICE Major David (1824.)

£4800.00  [First Edition]

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First edition. 4to. Modern half calf over marbled boards, interior somewhat browned, otherwise very good. xvi, 248pp. London, for the author,

Price's essay traces the history of Arabia from the earliest records to the appearance of Mahommed in the sixth century. The author gathered his information from number of remarkable manuscripts, including The Tarikh (or Chronicle of Abi Gaffer Mahommed), The Rouzut-us-Suffa of Mirkhoud, and the Kholauset-ul-akhbaur of Khoudemir.

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Stock Code: 212496