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Two fair copies, each in the hand of a different amanuensis (fols. 18-23 in the same hand as MS. Beckford d. 13), of 'Al Raoui', 1790s

MS. Beckford d. 20
Held at the Weston Library

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  1. (fols. 1-9) 'The story of Alraoüi: from the Arabic'
  2. (fols. 11-17) 'Histoire d'Alraoüi'
  3. (fols. 18-23) 'Suite de l'histoire d'Alraoui'. Printed, not from this manuscript, as (anon.) The story of Al Raoui, a tale from the Arabic [with a German translation, and English verses] (London, 1799); attributed to Beckford


  • Creation: 1790s


24 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Beckford d. 20

Physical Facet

Binding: two sections sewn with pink ribbon

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom