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Near East Collection: Islamic Book and Bookbinding

Exhibits from the Near East Collection at Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library & Yale University Library

Exhibit "Islamic Book and Bookbinding"

Tooled and stamped leather binding
(15th cent. A.D. / 9th cent. A.H.)

Fara'id al-fawa'id fi ta`arud al-qawlayn. A work on Islamic law by Muhammad ibn Ibrahim al-Sulami (d. 1400 or 1401).
Naskhi script.

Beinecke; Landberg ms. 374