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Turkic, Arabic and Persian Manuscripts, Litographs and Books of the Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages in the Collection of the MGIMO (University) of the MFA of Russia Turkic, Arabic and Persian Manuscripts, Litographs and Books of the Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages in the Collection of the MGIMO (University) of the MFA of Russia

Tatiana Anikeeva, Ilya Zaitsev

Turkic, Arabic and Persian Manuscripts, Litographs and Books of the Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages in the Collection of the MGIMO (University) of the MFA of Russia


Еditor: Aleksandr Sedov
Reviewer: Alikber Alikberov, V. Nastich

Vostochnaya literatura, Nauka

Moskva, 2020, 263 pages

ISBN: 978-5-02-039855-9

This catalogue contains a full description of the collection of Turkic, Arabic and Persian manuscripts, lithographs and old-printed books of the Lazarev Institute of Oriental Languages in the collection of the Scientific Library of the MGIMO University, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. It comprises more than 200 manuscripts (some of which were copied in Central Asia, Turkey, Iran, Syria), over 100 lithographs and 200 old-printed books (including books from the printing house of the Turkish printing pioneer Ibrahim Muteferrika, and of Burnashev’s “Asiatic Typography” in Kazan) which have not as yet been subjected to systematic description and study. The catalogue is provided with indexes listing the names of manuscript copyists, lithograph publishers, places where the manuscripts were copied, editions of lithographs, as well as other names and titles of works.

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