The Koran 1812 English Translation (1812)

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The Koran ; commonly called The Alcoran of Mohammed; translated from the original Arabic

Published: 1812

Date: 1812

The Koran ; commonly called The Alcoran of Mohammed; translated from the original Arabic. With explanatory notes, taken from the most approved commentators and a preliminary discourse by George Sale. Published by Walker, White, Cochrane and others, London 1812. A New Edition in two volumes. Size 22 by 14 cm. In original full leather binding with decorative work to edges and spine. Volume I 256 pages complete with three folding plates and a family tree (genealogical tables and a folding plan of Mecca). Volume II with 269 pages. All edges gilt. Bookplate of Charles Home Fitzwilliams of Cilgwyn to front endpapers. Both spines have been relaid sympathetically and have some signs of wear and age. Otherwise Good condition.

Illustrated
Map and engravings

Condition
Good

Binding
Full leather

£220

Offered by Arthur Hook