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Arts & Culture - Music
9/6/2023 3:04:26 PM
Thousands of items belonging to the charismatic Queen frontman Freddie Mercury, from manuscripts of his band's biggest hits to furniture, paintings and knick-knacks are on auction in London from Wednesday.

Books - News
7/24/2023 1:21:08 PM
A library in Israeli-occupied east Jerusalem offers a rare glimpse into Palestinian history with its treasure trove of manuscripts dating back hundreds of years before the creation of Israel.

Antiquities - Islamic
11/6/2021 1:15:35 PM
Authorities at Cairo International Airport seized a collection of manuscripts from different ages, an Ottoman coining die and two papyri from a passenger.

Antiquities - Coptic
11/21/2019 9:51:00 PM
The symposium is to highlight the successful fieldwork to date and to conserve ancient manuscripts up to 1500 years old with the support of the British council's cultural protection fund

Books -
12/24/2018 3:45:19 PM
Kami left behind a fortune of old books and manuscripts in his bookstore, where he spent most of his days over the past few years

Books -
11/25/2018 3:06:20 PM
Biography of the Forbidden Novel was published a few months ago by Al-Ain Publishing House and led to the discovery of a buried treasure of Mahfouz manuscripts

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
5/13/2018 6:42:31 PM
The find includes a document that dates back to the 16th century

Books - News
12/25/2017 1:29:00 PM
The trove includes manuscripts with colorful illustrations from the late 15th and early 16th century

Antiquities - Museums
9/20/2017 2:05:39 PM
The pieces include Coptic textiles, a collection of headdresses decorated with Arabic calligraphy, and Ottomman-era manuscripts and medallions

Antiquities - Islamic
12/27/2016 1:57:37 PM
Rare manuscripts, documents and antique copies of the Quran from the ministry's collection will go on display for the first time

Antiquities - Islamic
11/30/2016 10:54:09 AM
The Seized Antiquities Unit impounded 43 boxes of books and manuscripts on Sunday after suspecting illegal shipping; refers to the National Archives manuscripts

Books - News
8/5/2015 6:34:10 PM
Islamic State militants set out to destroy Iraq's history and culture, including irreplaceable books and manuscripts in the militant-held city of Mosul

Books -
2/25/2015 3:55:16 PM
Tribesmen in Mosul failed to convince IS group militants not to blow up library in Mosul; 8000 books destroyed, according to Iraqi activist

Books - News
2/18/2015 12:22:52 PM
A Princeton alumnus who died aged 100 in November, had bequeathed the university some 2,500 rare printed books and manuscripts

Books - Review
2/26/2014 1:32:57 PM
Relying on papyrus manuscripts and documents covering centuries of Egyptian history, the author examines the transitions in language, religion and lifestyle which coloured Christian Egypt

Heritage - Islamic
1/24/2014 3:47:52 PM
Damages occurred at Egypt’s National Library and Archives, a historic home of rare manuscripts and papyri, will cost the government at least LE50 million in repairs

Books -
6/7/2013 8:29:12 PM
Manuscripts, letters and drawings of the writers William Faulkner, Samuel Beckett and Joseph Conrad start to go on auction in New York next week, in a rare chance to snap up their belongings

World - International
1/28/2013 8:57:20 PM
Residents of Timbuktu wave French and Malian flags as both troops succeeded in capturing the previously-Islamist-controlled city

Arts & Culture - Stage & Street
11/28/2012 4:06:42 PM
'One Thousand and One Nights' show uses manuscripts, art, artifacts to tell the story of the Middle Eastern folk tales

Books -
9/10/2012 7:13:08 PM
The recently-restored collection includes a number of rare publications and manuscripts relating to Egyptology and classical antiquity

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