BOWERS (ALEXANDER) [The Gulistan of Sheikh Muslih-uddin Sa'di Shirazi], in Persian
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BOWERS (ALEXANDER) [The Gulistan of Sheikh Muslih-uddin Sa'di Shirazi], in Persian
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,300 - 2,000
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BOWERS (ALEXANDER)
[The Gulistan of Sheikh Muslih-uddin Sa'di Shirazi], in Persian, with Bowers' extensive anotations and translations in pencil, ruled in gold throughout, illuminated headpiece to first page of text, some browning and staining, first and last few leaves with edges chipped, later calf, 8vo, [1712]; sold as an association copy

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  • It is thought that some of the pencil notes and translations may be in the hand of Henry Bowers, from the time he was learning Hindustani during his time with the Royal Indian Marine.
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