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Manuscript of "the Ways Of Edification" [Dala'il al-Khayrat]; 1818, Ottoman. The Dala'il is a devotional prayer book comprised of a collection of prayers for the Prophet, a description of his tomb, his names and epithets, and other devotional material written by al-Jazuli (d.1465), a member of the Berber tribe of Jazula in southern Morocco. (Source: The Online Gallery of Agha Khan Museum)