Islamic Arabic 291 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)
1 copy of Majmūʿat al-fawāʾid
A work containing 'bābs' on a variety of subjects, e.g. astronomy, ʿilm al-raml, the virtues of various verses of the Qurʾān, prayers, names of God, etc.
Contains many tables
Headings and overlinings in red
Provenance and Acquisition
Its owner and writer ʿAbdarraḥīm ibn al-Ḥajj Aḥmad Manṣūr al-Sayfī al-Ḥalabī began work in 1322 and finished it many years later. On fol. 74r a visit paid by him in 1346 to the town of Kilis is mentioned.
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Funding of Cataloguing
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