Add. 273 (University Library, Cambridge University)
Summary of Contents: Burckhardt papers: A volume of 184 pages containing letters, extracts from manuscripts, fermans and other official papers in Arabic that belonged to Louis Burckhardt. There are in all 45 pieces and 4 drawnings.
Origin: 13th/19th century AH; Gregorian CE
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequest of J.L. Burckhardt (1784-1817) in 1819.
"Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900", abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.
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