Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 458 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Mabādīʾ al-sālikīn ilá maqāmāt al-ʿārifīn by Ibn Maymūn al-Maghribī, ʿAlī, 1450 or 1451-1511 or 1512

A treatise on the discipline of sulūk (traversing the spiritual path) and its various techniques.

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 707
GAL II 123-4, esp. no. 6; II 153

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 21 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 20.4 × 14.0 cm.
Dimensions (written):
Foliation:
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Layout

15 lines per page

Hand(s)

Naskhī

Decoration

History

Origin: Undated, probably 17th 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

Cadbury Research Library

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