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From as early because the 1600s, Dutch students and scholarship have displayed a prepared curiosity within the stories of the Islamic global. Over the centuries, they've got gathered a wealth of resource texts in numerous languages, Turkish texts being fashionable between them. the current catalogue is the fourth and ultimate quantity in a chain that covers the Turkish manuscripts preserved in public libraries and museums within the Netherlands. the amount provides an in depth description of Turkish manuscripts in minor Dutch collections, present in libraries and museums in Amsterdam, Groningen, The Hague, Leiden, Rotterdam and Utrecht, which hitherto have obtained very little recognition.

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