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Notes on contemporary Egypt, Islam, and miscellaneous subjects, c.1827

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MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 36

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Volume, c.1827, containing notes on contemporary Egypt, Islam, and miscellaneous subjects (in English and Arabic), occasional sketches, and Turkish and Arabic vocabulary, with:
  1. (fols. 5-41) draft headed 'Letter to Sir W Gell' (probably an early version of Materia Hieroglyphica)
  2. (fols. 44-5) Arabic songs in Roman transliteration
  3. fol. 69v) extracts in Latin from ancient authors.
(fols. 46-57) blank

Dates

  • c.1827

Extent

77 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 36

Former references:

'Cairo Jimma c;' (W); F 12 (interim).

Separated Materials

For loose notes found in this volume, see MS. Wilkinson dep. b. 5, fol. 29.

Physical Facet

Binding: decorated paper over boards and as endpapers.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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Weston Library
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