Founder of Prelude Magazine since 2012.   Farrah  Z. ALHashem

Founder of Prelude Magazine since 2012.  Farrah  Z. ALHashem

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Hassan Nassour's Electronic Collection

Hassan Nassour: a Lebanese Writer lives in Beirut 

Kitab al-Bulhan or Book of Wonders (late 14thC.), Arabic manuscript , which is dedicated to astrology, astronomy and geomancy and which was compiled by Abd al-Hasan Al-Isfahani

(The constellations of the Crow and Centaurus from The Wonders of Creation and the Oddities of Existence, a treatise on the marvels of the universe written by cosmographer and geographer Zakariya ibn Muhammad al-Qazwini (1203–1283). This folio was possibly made in the Deccan (central India) at the end of the 1500s or early 1600s. Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford)

(An Arabic manuscript, dated 1200 CE, titled Anatomy of the Eye, authored by al-Mutadibih)

Manuscript of a Mauritanian Qur’an, Northwest Africa, Mauritania, 18th century.

#Dazed: Pussy Riot are bringing a play to the UK

#Dazed: Pussy Riot are bringing a play to the UK

"Jewels" New York Auction 17 June 2016

"Jewels" New York Auction 17 June 2016