Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 305 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)



1 copy of Sharḥ al-mukhtaṣar by Taftāzānī, Masʿūd ibn ʿUmar, 1322-1389?

The abbreviated commentary on Talkhiṣ al-Miftāḥ by Qazwīnī, Jalāl al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Raḥmān, 1267 or 8-1338 القزويني، محمد بن عبد الرحمن، 666-739 هـ , an extract from part 3 entitled ʿIlm al-maʿānī wa-al-bayān of the grammar Miftāḥ al-ʿulūm of Sakkākī, Yūsuf ibn Abī Bakr, 1160- السكاكي، يوسف بن أبي بكر، 555-626 هـ

Language(s): Arabic


Printed catalogue no. 1671
GAL I 427; Suppl. I, 758-9

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 218 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 21.2 × 15.9 cm.
Dimensions (written):


21 lines per page


Written in clear Naskh by ʿAbd al-Bāqī al-Zuqānī; words commented upon in red; some marginal glosses..



Origin: Dated Daturday 20th Jumādā I 1153 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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