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THE KORAN; Commonly Called the Alcoran of Mohammed: Translated from the Original Arabic. With Explanatory Notes, Taken from the Most Approved Commentators, to which is prefixed, A Preliminary Discourse. Stock code: 15619

Author / Artist:

Sale, George


A New Edition. Two volumes. Three genealogical tables (two of which are folding), folding plan and view of Mecca. Contemporary quarter calf, the spine with black labels titled and ruled in gilt, marbled paper covered boards. Marbled endpapers. A very good copy, the bindings a little bumped and worn to the extremities but square and firm. The contents, with chapter 10 misbound between 24 and 25, are complete, the pages clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps. An attractive early edition of the George Sale translation.