Archaeology

La Mosquée de 'Amr Ibn Al-'As a Fustat

$180

Author:

Ahmad, Mahmud

Publisher:

Ministere de l'Instruction Publique

Publisher City:

Cairo

Year:

1939

Edition:

First Edition

ISBN:

N.A

Weight:

600 g

Dimensions:

24*17

Reference ID:

h15041

Quantity:

1

Keyword:

Archaeology, Egypt, Mosque of 'Amr Ibn Al-'As, Mahmud Ahmad, Art Arab, Architecture.

[X], 56 pp. of french text; publisher's original wrappers; frontispiece portrait, 6 b/w plates, 23 figures, Biblio, index; spine slightly torn, cover lightly affected by dampness , there is some numbers written in pen on the cover otherwise copy clean.
A historical and archaeological study of the mosque of Amr Ibn Al_As since its foundation up till 1939. The author describe its condition, enlargements and repair it had undergone, as well as the new elements brought to light regarding its ornaments, entrances, windows, the arrangement of its riwaks and sahn. All these facts have enabled the author to draw a scheme for the mosque during the period of its greatest splendour and glory.