Vellum, 13.1 x 9, ff. 307 + 1, double columns of 50 lines. 14th cent., in a fine round hand influenced by Italian script, but English. 2 fo. qui enim.
Donor, T. C. S.
Paper (15 pieces). Roll 5750 x 290mm.
Written in blue.
Paper. 215 x 140mm. 20 fos.
Quarter binding of black leather and marbled paper.
The original manuscript of a translation into Arabic verse of Moore's Peri and Paradise from Lalla Rookh begun by Prof. E.H. Palmer. See Walter Besant's The life and achievements of Edward Henry Palmer (London, 1883) pp.39 and 62, where it is spoken of as existing in 1863, when Palmer was only 23 years of age.
Vellum, 15 x 10.5, ff. 201+ 2, double columns of 45 lines. 12th cent., finely written.
Binding, vellum on flat wooden boards: clasps and metal bosses (8) gone.
Paper. Roll 3850 x 70mm.
Written in black, red, blue, orange and gold.
An Arabic hama'il, or talisman for wearing as a belt, containing the names of the Twelve Imams.
Paper. 175 x 120mm. c. 500 loose fos.
Vocalised and rubricated. Contains circular and other coloured decorations.
Native blind-tooled brown/red leather wraparound binding with wrapping band.
Paper. 150 x 105mm. 151 fos. Collation: 1 flyleaf, 18 (wants 1), 28-138 (+ 1), 1410 (6 canc.), 158-198 (wants 7 and 8), 2 flyleaves. 18th-19th century. Has suffered from damp.
Rubricated. 19 lines to a page.
Paper mounted on cloth. Scroll 1250 x 315mm.