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University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 38 - Prayers and commentary (Video Orientation)

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5-2014

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Video Orientation of the University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 38 - Prayers and commentary.

Summary: Collection of prayers in Arabic, each preceded by a commentary in Ottoman Turkish, with a diagram (f. 217v) and information at the end for calculating the direction of Mecca from different latitudes. Sections of copious marginal notes at the end of the manuscript (f. 185r-186r, 192r-201v, 208r-209v, 216v-220r). Later notes and pen trials in naskh script on front flyleaf.

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University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 38 - Prayers and commentary (Video Orientation)

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