Browne, Edward G.
Title Some Notes On The Literature And Doctrines of The Hurufi Sect
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Publisher Royal Asiatic Society 1898
Seller ID 17684
Offprint from The Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland, bound in red boards, slightly scuffed top and bottom of spine, previous owners bookplate has offset to front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked; concerning the work: Javidan-i-Kabir by Fazu'llah b Ali Muhammad of Tabriz, known as al-Hurufi, which was written in an unusual Persian dialect and who believed the letters of the alphabet were metamorphoses of human beings. ; 8vo 5 x 8" ; 33 pages