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Nuzhat al mushtaq fi tarikh yahud al Iraq (History of the Jews of Iraq)

by Yusuf Rizq Allah Ghanimah (Ghunaimah)

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Facsimile copy of the original and only published by the Furat press in Baghdad. Arabic text, 224 p. with several full page photographic plates. Detailed history of the jews in iraq by a jew Iraqi scholar. Archive studies and publication series no. ( 4 )
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Rare poetry Diwan of an Alawite (Nusayri) prince

by Al Amir Hasan al Makzoun al Sinjari ( 583 - 638 H / 1187 - 1240 AD )

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Approx. 200 P. Arabic Diwan of Hasan b. Yusuf Makzoun b. Kheder al Azdi al Sinjari. One of the most accepted leaders by the Syrian Alawites (Nusayri), He was the Emir of Sinjar the became a sufi . An Arabic manuscript written Tarsus 1313 AH. by Mu'alla Muhammad Abboud Kismet for the Sheikh Muhammad b. Ali al Homsi
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Facsimile in full leather binding of the rare edition printed in Moscow 1946. 311 p. of Arabic text and 21 p. of introduction in Russian. Archive studies and publication series no. ( 2 ). The mountain war in the North Caucasus generated thousands of documents, most from Russian officials but also a large number from the mountain peoples.85 Among mountain… Read more
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Ruju' al Shaikh ila Sibah fi al Kuwwati 'ala al Bah. Arabic text on sexuality attributed to one of the most well-known Sheikh al Islams, Ibn Kamal Pasha. Printed in Bulak

by Ahmed b. Suleyman known Ibn Kamal Pasha (d. 940 AH., 1534 AD.)

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104 p. of Arabic text, printed in Bulak during the Egyptian Khediev, Abbas Hilmy's era. In modern marbled hard cover.
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Tarikh Ulama al Mustansriya ( a history of the scholars of al-Mustansriya) 2 vols. set

by Prof. Dr. Naji Marouf

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Two volumes in original printer wrappers. vol.1, 284 p. with 51 plates. Vol2. pages 288 to 688, with 10 p. in English about the history of al-Mustansiriya school established in Baghdad between 631 and 1048 AH. (1233 and 1638 AD.)
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Kitab Tahthib Islah al Mantiq (on the logics of the Arabic language)

by Yahia b. Ali al Khatib al Tabrizi (421-501 AH., 1030-1109 AD.)

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Two volumes set, the heritage publishing cenyer, edited by Dr. Fawzi Abd al Aziz Mas'oud. A summary and commentary on Islah al Mantik, by Ibn al Sikkit (186-244 AH.). 514 , 548 p.
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Nufadhat al Jarab fi 'ulalat al 'ightirab

by Lisan ud Din ibn al Khatib (713-776 AH., 1314-1375 AD.)

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Mathnawi, Diwan in Persian, 3volumes set printed in Bulak

by Jalal al Din al Rumi (Muhammad Balkhi) (604-672 AH., 1207-1273 AD.)

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Seven parts in three volumes, mainly written in fine Ta'liq script. Lithograph print in Bulak in 1268 AH., edited by Mustafa Vehbi. (part1): 15, 7, 155 p. (part 2): 3, 139 p. (part 3): 4, 184 p. (part 4): 5, 147p. (part 5): 2, 171p. (part 6): 1, 187p. (part 7): 68p. One of the finest books to be printed… Read more
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Shuruh Siqt az - Zand, 5 volumes set, edited by Taha Hussein, Ibrahim al Ibiyari and others

by al Tabrizi, al Bataliusi, and al Khawarizmi

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Original printer wrappers, un-used copy, as issued. 2248 p. Printed in 1986 and 1987. Commentaries on Siqt (Saqt) az-Zand of Abu al 'Alaa al Ma'arri, by Yahia b. Ali al Tabrizi , Abdullah b. Muhammad al Bataliusi, and Kasim b. Hussein al Khawarizmi. Edited by: Mustafa al Saqqa, Abdurrahim Mahmud, Abd us Salam Harun, Ibrahim al Ibiyari, and Hamid Abd… Read more
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Kitab al Adwar fi al Musiqa (Circles in Music)

by Safiyy ud Din 'Abd ul Mu'min b. Abi l Mafakhir al Armawi al Bagdadi (d. 693 AH., 1294 AD.)

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The heritage publication center. Edited by Ghattas Abd ul Malik Khashaba. Un-used copy, as issued.
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Al Wasita fi ma'rifat ahwal Malta, aw Kashf al mukhabba 'an funoun Auroppa (Al Shidyaq's travel in Malta and Europe)

by Ahmad Faris al Shidyaq (Chidiac) (1804-1887)

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361, 3, 12, 6 p. One of the most rare travel books printed in al Jawa'ib printing house by the author Ahmad Faris Efendi al Shidyaq. In fine modern dark green full leather binding of Islamic Mamluk style decoration. The author who was a well-known sholar in Arabic literature and later embraced Islam, came from a famous Maronite family… Read more
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Takhlis al Ibriz fi Talkhis Bariz OR al Rihla al Pariziyya (The Extraction of Gold or an Overview of Paris)

by Rifa'a al Tahtawi

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Rifa'a Rafi' al Tahtawi (1801-1873) was born in the village of Tahta, Sohag, the same year the French troops evacuated Egypt. He was an Azharite recommended by his teacher and mentor Hassan El-Attar to be the chaplain of a group of students Mohammed Ali was sending to Paris in 1826. Many student missions from Egypt went to Europe in the… Read more
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al Jasous 'ala al Qamous ( spy on the cyclopaedia )

by Ahmad Faris al Shidyaq (Chidiac)

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One of two masterworks were printed in al Jawa'ib press by Ahmad Faris al Shidyaq in its original gilded binging. As published. Heading decoration in the first page, and all edges are marbled. The author's criticism on al Qamus al Muheet by al Fairouzabadi. Al Jawa'ib press was established in 1277 AH. (1861 AD.) and published many works in Arabic… Read more
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Fine Arts, Subject Catalogue ( al Funoun al Jamila) 2 vols. set

by Abdei Moneim Muh. Omar (director)

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English text, original soft covers with titles in Arabic and English and preface in Arabic in vol. 1. and English preface in vol. 2. Limited to 1000 copies. vol. 1 printed in 1962 and vol. 2 in 1967
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I'RAB UL QAFIYA , THE EARLIEST ISLAMIC BOOK TO BE PRINTED IN ARABIC LETTERS IN THE ISLAMIC WORLD

by HUSSEIN BIN AHMAD KNOWN AS ZAYNI ZADE, AND IBN AL HAJIB

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THE FIRST BOOK TO BE PRINTED IN IBRAHIM MUTEFERRIKA PRINTING HOUSE AFTER IT'S SECOND ESTABLISHMENT, AND BEFORE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF MUHENDISHANE PRINTING HOUSE IN USKUDAR. THIS EDITION CONTAINS THE IMPERIAL PERMISSION ( FERMAN ) OF THE SULTAN ABDUL HAMID I IN 1200 H. , 7 PP OF THE IMPORTANCE OF BOOKS PRINTING ART, 748 PP OF ARABIC SCRIPT , MODERN… Read more
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Diwan al Malik al amjad Bahram Shah al Ayyoubi

by Gharib Muhammad Ali Ahmad (editor)

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Pictorial soft cover. the center of publishing heritage, General Egyptian Book Organization Press.
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Ta'rif al Qudamaa' bi Abi al 'Alaa ( Introducing Abu al 'Alaa al Ma'arri to the writers )

by Collectif

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un-used, withe the publisher wrappers. Edited by Taha Hussein, Ibrahim al Ibiyari and others. Collected, for the author's Millennium, from different resources and writers; al Bakharzi, Ibn al Anbari, Ibn al Jawzi, al Qifti, Yaqout al Hamawi, Sibt ibn al Jawzi, al Thahabi, ibn al Wardi, ibn Fadhl Allah al 'Umari, al Safadi, al Yafi'i, ibn Kathir, al 'Ayni, ibn… Read more
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Alf Layla wa Layla ( Thousand nights and one night ) First volume of two for the most rare edition printed in Bulak

by anonymous

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First volume of two, 710 p. in fine hard cover binding. the most rare and complete edition edited by Abdurrahman al Safti al Sharqawi. vol.1 contains 536 stories. 26.5 x 18 cm. printed in Bulak 1251 (1834-1835).
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Al Tarikh al Bahir fi al Dawla al Atabekiya fi al Musil ( the magnificent history of the Atabey state in Mosul )

by Ali b. Abi al Karam, Muhammad b. Muhammad b. Abd al Karim al Shaybani, Known Ibn al Athir al Jazari ( 555 - 630 AH. - 1156 - 1233 AD. )

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260 p. of Arabic text with title page and introduction in English. See the images for details about the book. un-used copy, as issued.
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Al Hakika wa al Majaz fi al Rihla ila Bilad al Sham wa Masr wa al Hijaz ( the Truth and metaphor in travel to Syria, Egypt and Hejaz ) facsimile of the original manuscript

by Abd al Ghani b. Ismail al Nabulsi ( d. 1143 AH. )

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Introduction by the editor; Ahmad Abd al Majid Haridi, in 1981 with a bibliographic study about the travel and detailed index. Facsimile of the copy scribed by the grand son of the author in 1231 AH. ; Abd al Jalil b. Mustafa b. Ismail. Together with appendex by Nawal Ahmad Shahin.
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