Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 251 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Anwār al-tanzīl wa-asrār al-taʾwīl by Bayḍāwī, ʿAbd Allāh ibn ʿUmar, d. 1286?

Second volume; begins with sūrah 18 (al-kahf سورة الكهف ).

Language(s): Arabic
Filiation: For first volume see Mingana Islamic Arabic 250.

References

Printed catalogue no. 19
GAL I 416-18, esp. no. 1; I 738-43

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 199 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 27.8 × 19.3 cm.
Dimensions (written):
Foliation:
Foliation:

Layout

Hand(s)

Written in very clear Naskhī by Yūsuf ibn Muḥammad ibn Shaykh Ḥijāzī ibn ʿUmar ibn ʿAlī ibn Sulaymān Rabīʿ al-Manūfī. Headings and words commented upon in red; red rulings and borderlines.

Decoration

Headings and words commented upon in red

Red rulings and borderlines

History

Origin: Dated Wednesday, 3rd Rabīʿ al-Ākhir 1073. 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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