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Edition: No date (in English)
Publisher: Librairie du Liban, Beirut, Lebanon.
Description: Very good. No dust jacket. Front end paper has angled tear, resealed. Top page block has moderate soiling. Lower page corners darkened. Interior clean. Tight. Very nice. 700 p. Stitched binding. Dark Green unadorned leather-like cloth over boards. Gold spine titles. 7x10in. Off-white paper. Appendix: Abbreviations. Translation use, English to Arabic. Formatted with 2 columns per page. Read More
Edition: Reprint of 1865 Williams and Norgate London/Edinburgh Edition
Publisher: Librarie du Liban / Williams and Norgate, Beirut, Lebanon.
Date published: 1968
Description: Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Lower page edges have minor smudging at corners. Else Fine. 3064 p. Stitched, then bound in ornate dark green leatherette over boards, 10x12.5 inches, decorated with gold stamped borders, Arabic symbols at center. 'Comprising a very large collection of words and significations omitted in the Kamoos, with supplements to its abridged and defective explanations, ample grammatical and critical comments, and examples in prose and verse; Composed by means of the ... Read More