Kitāb ikhtilāj [al-Aʻḍāʼ], 1808.


Kitāb ikhtilāj [al-Aʻḍāʼ], 1808.

A treatise on the significance of the "fluttering" of various members of the body. For example, if the head flutters, it follows that one will meet with some good event. It incorporates sayings by "Jaʻfar, Daniel, Alexander the Great, the sages of Persia and those of Greece."

5 leaves : glazed Eastern paper ; 28.6 x 18 cm; written surface 19.5 x 12 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7134643

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