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History of the Imams and Seyyids of Oman .Translated from the original Arabic, and edited, with Notes, Appendices and an Introduction, continuing the history down to 1870
No date (c1960) - Reprint of the Hakluyt Society edition of 1871. 8vo. [xviii],cxxviii,435pp. plus a folding map. Original blue cloth, fine. Burt Franklin, New York. ?In 1860 Badger was appointed to serve on the Commission sent to Oman, which brought about the succession of Zanzibar. It was while he was in Muscat that the ruler, Sayyid Thuwayni, gave him a manuscript of a history of Oman by Salil Ibn Ruzayq, which he subsequently translated and published in 1871, replete with his own scholarly apparatus.? (Bulletin (British Society for Middle Eastern Studies), Vol. 11, No. 2 (1984), pp. 140-155) The book is a reprint of Badger's 1871 text. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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