Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 1374 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)



1 copy of Al-tafsīr al-manthūr by Ghazzī, Badr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1499-1577

Incomplete. Contains the first part only to sūrah 5 ( al-mā'idah سورة المائدة‎ ), verse 32.

Incipit: الحمد لله وسلام على عباده الذين اصطفى هذا تفسير شيخ الاسلام الشيخ بدر الدين ابي البركات محمد ابنمحمد بن محمد بن احمد الغزي

Language(s): Arabic


Printed catalogue no. 33
GAL II 360-1; II 488, where no copy of his commentary on the Qurʾān is mentioned.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 269 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 28.7 × 18.0 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Written in Naskhí; according to a note on the title-page, this MS was written by the author's son Ghazzī, Najm al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1570-1651 نجم الدين الغزي، محمد بن محمد، 977-1061 هـ words commented upon in red.



Origin: Undated, probably end of 16th century CE

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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Funding of Cataloguing

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