Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Dd. 11.14 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

1. ff. 1-30a
Author: Muḥammad al-Yamanī Muhammad el-Yemenî

A Turkish work in ten chapters on Mecca, its history,topography and antiquities; and on the Rites of the Pilgrimage

Language(s): Ottoman Turkish

References

2. ff. 30b-63a

A Similar work also in ten chapters on Medina

Language(s): Ottoman Turkish

References

3. ff. 63a-107a

A Similar work also in ten chapters on Jerusalem

References

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 108 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 20.2 × 14.0 cm.

Condition

Layout

11 lines to the page

Hand(s)

Script: Fair naskh, pointed; rubrications

Scribe: Yūsuf b. ʻAbdullāh

Additions:

Binding

History

Origin: Undated

Provenance and Acquisition

Donated as part of the Royal library of George I (1660-1727) in 1715.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900, abbreviated by the Yunus Emre Institute project team.

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact Cambridge University Library Admissions). Contact near_eastern@lib.cam.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing

Yunus Emre Institute


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