A sixteenth century dervish residing in Constantinople

Abu-'l-Ma`ani al-Bagdadi, Muhammad / Hammer-Purgstall, Joseph von. Juwelenschnüre Abul-Maani's (des Vaters der Bedeutungen) das ist Bruchstücke eines unbekannten persischen Dichters.

Vienna, (van Ghelen'sche Erben für) Anton Doll, 1822.

8vo. XIX, (1), 196 pp. Contemp. calf with giltstamped cover borders, gilt spine, gilt cover dedication; leading edges gilt; all edges gilt.

 2,800.00

First edition, second impression with corrected title page. Hammer's German translation of verses by a 16th-century dervish residing in Constantinople.

From the library of the Swedish diplomat Ulf Torsten Undén (1877-1962) with his ownership "U. T. Undén" signed twice to endpapers.

Goedeke VII, 763, 60. Wurzbach VII, 276, 42. WG² 28. Hayn/Gotendorf III, 498. OCLC 41405611.

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