A rare 19th-century book found while waste sorting in Baku

A rare 19th-century book found while waste sorting in Baku
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  • calendar-gray 18 October 2019

A rare book published in the 19th century has been found during the sorting process at Balakhani Solid Municipal Waste Sorting Plant, APA-Economics reports citing the Ministry of Economics.

The book of comments by the poet, philosopher and scientist Abdurrahman Jami on the work of the Egyptian scientist Ibn Hajib, El Qafiye, who lived in the 12th century, was published in Arabic in 1892 in Istanbul.

The book is currently being kept in the "Unusual Findings" section of the Solid Municipal Waste Sorting Plant.

Note that, interesting items found during sorting are displayed to the participants of the information tour to Clean City OJSC by placing them in the section "Unusual findings".

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