Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 127 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)



1 copy of Sharḥ al-fuṣūl al-Fikrīyah by Muḥammad al-Bayyūmī al-ʿAzharī

A commentary on the grammatical work entitled al-fuṣūl al-Fikrīyah by Fikrī, ʿAbd Allāh, 1834 or 1835-1888 or 1889 عبد الله فكري، باشا، 1250-1307 هـ

Incipit: الحمد لله رافع سقام المنتصبين للسيادة ... فيقول العبد الفقير ... محمد البيومي الازهري ... هذا شرح لطيف كل الفاظ الفصول الفكرية التي الفها صاحب السعادة و الاقبال حضرة عبد الله بيك فكرب

Language(s): Arabic


Printed catalogue no. 1625
Not mentioned in GAL. For the ground text see Sarkis 1457.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 125 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 24.6 × 17.2 cm.
Dimensions (written):


Generally 30 - 34 lines per page


The author's rough draft, with many corrections.



Origin: Dated Sunday, 7th Ṣafar 1292 AH

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on H. L. Gottschalk et al.: Islamic Arabic Manuscripts. Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts. Vol. IV. Revised edition edited by Derek Hopwood. Birmingham: Selly Oak Colleges, 1985, with additional enhancements.


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