Femmes Arabes Avant et Depuis L’Islamisme.

Perron, Le Dr. Nicolas.

Book ID: 14741


8vo. 611 pp., half-title, original quarter calf with marbled boards, rubbed round the edges, marbled endpaper, title gilt on spine, paper browned, top edge of title page cut without loss to text, upper cover top corner chipped, pencil note on verso front endpaper, Librairie Nouvelle, Paris & Tissier, Librairie-Editeur, Alger, first edition, 1858.


An early study of Arab women before and during the establishment of Islam. Major Arabic references were used by the author who was a director of the medical school in Egypt, member of the Société Asiatique, and the Historical Society of Algeria. Reference: Playfair 2045; Hajj Chahin, 3641.

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