Record Number : 25887 of 13452

Title : Mahdiyya Quran project, The

Description :
The Mahdiyya copy of the Qur'an was presented to the University of Leeds Library in 1929 and it is now held in the library's Special Collection. This website contains interesting information about the manuscript itself and a digitised version of all 346 pages of the book, its cover and some covering correspondence. It also offers a useful description of the digitization process, and a list of publications and links related to this. The project was jointly conducted by Hazem Hiary, Roger Boyle and Kia Ng of the University of Leeds. The resource would be of interest to papyrologists, arabists, digital archivists and students of Islam.

URL : http://www.comp.leeds.ac.uk/arabictexts/MQ/index.shtml

Controlled Keywords : Quran; Islam; University of Leeds

Language : eng;

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