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 Here begynneth a lytell treatyse of the turkes lawe called Alcaron. And also it speketh of Machamet the nygromancer
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Here begynneth a lytell treatise

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Wynkyn de Worde

Date: Probably 1515 or 1519

Original Language: English

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Probably published in 1515, this work is an illustrated tract of 12 pages on six leaves, including what functions as a title page and which reads ‘Here begynneth a lytell treatyse of the turkes lawe called Alcoran. And also it talketh of Machamet the Nygromancer’, really the first two sentences rather than a title. The text is almost entirely reproduced from Wynkyn de Worde’s edition of the T…

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Bennett, Clinton, “ Here begynneth a lytell treatyse of the turkes lawe called Alcaron. And also it speketh of Machamet the nygromancer”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26099>
First published online: 2015



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