Some of my English articles are featured on this page.
In this blog post, I am offering a detailed information guide—supplied by photographs and illustrations—to newcomers to the British Library, so they can thoroughly enjoy the experience and understand some of the requirements and regulations of the library before their arrival.
The article aims at introducing the readers to an Italian scholar who specialized in Islamic law, Arabic language and literature, Islamic civilization, and above all was one of the most prominent contributors to Quranic manuscript studies in the late 20th century, as evident from his Sources de la transmission manuscrite du texte coranique series (1998-2001).
Was Christie’s 2008 folio of Ṣan‘ā’ Palimpsest possibly acquired by a Turkish private collector? Find out in this blogpost.
My discovery of a missing folio from the famous Quranic fragment DAM 01.27-1, at Louvre Abu Dhabi. The Louvre folio covers Q.5:9-32.
This article is intended to expand Fedeli’s chronology by placing Altıkulaç and his al-muṣḥaf al-sharīf volumes, dedicated to codices attributed to the caliphs ʿUthmān and ʿAlī, into the framework of Qur’ānic manuscript studies.
The following is a concise chronological survey of select facsimile editions of early Qur’an manuscripts, including original title, date of publication, and—when possible—an estimated percentage of the total text of the Qur’an represented in the manuscript/facsimile.