Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 1683 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Kharīdat al-ʿajāʾib wa-farīdat al-ghāraʾib by Ibn al-Wardī, Sirāj al-Dīn Abū Ḥafṣ ʿUmar, -1457

Also attributed to Ibn al-Wardī, Zayn al-Dīn ʿUmar ibn al-Muẓaffar, d.1349

The first 13 pages only of the cosmographical work

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 1887
GAL II 131; Suppl. II 163

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 13 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 23.6 × 17.3 cm.
Dimensions (written):
Foliation:
Foliation:

Layout

Hand(s)

Written in Written in Naskhī of probably the 19th century

Decoration

History

Origin: Undated 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.

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Funding of Cataloguing

Cadbury Research Library


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