Arabic Manuscript on Euclidean Geometry
Cover - Recto 17.0 cm wide x 24.2 cm high
Cover - Verso 17.0 cm wide x 24.2 cm high
Spine xx.0 cm thick
Arabic manuscript book on Euclidian geometry.
European-style cloth binding.
The binding consists of cloth over cardboard covers.
The cloth covering is composed of linen strips and pieces
of varying sizes, colors and weves.
The cloth originally had a thin paper covering (still partially
present on the recto cover).
No writing/title is visible on the cover or spine.
There is some insect damage to some of the cloth pieces (holes).
The cloth has also suffered water damage.
The water damage has resulted in mold growth and dammage
to the binding's outer paper covering.
Additional notes about the manuscript.
The book had been in a fire and was water damaged.
Page edges are black/darkened.
The original manuscript contains about 120 unnumbered folios.
A propper colation is not available at the present time.
Copyright © 2006 by Theodore Bernhardt. All Rights Reserved.