Kitab Qatif al-Zuhur fi Tarikh al-Duhur.

Abakarius, Yuhanna.

Book ID: 15302


8vo. [11 contents], 717 pp., [5, errata], Arabic text within borders, 2 colour maps, profusely illustrated in woodcuts, original cloth, soiled & rubbed, endpaper stained, otherwise copy clean inside and in very good condition, published in Beirut, 1873.


Yuhanna Abakarius (died 1889), an Armenian author who served as a dragoman at the British consulate in Beirut. He published several literary books including an English-Arabic dictionary, Nuzhat al-Khawater, and al-Tuhfa al-Nafisa fie al-Nawadir al-Nafisa.
Bibliographic reference: al-Zarkali Volume 8, p. 211.

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