Description: Folio (295 x 210mm.), printed in red and black, text in Syriac and Garshuni, manuscript note in Arabic at head of title-page, contemporary blind-tooled leather,
some soiling and wax stains, stamp on second leaf, some upper corners torn away (not affecting text), leaves 2-3 becoming loose, binding rubbed; sold not subject to return
Condition Report: Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Syriac Printed Books in the British Museum, col. 651
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