Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 588 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Dīwān al-dawāwīn wa-rayḥān al-rayāhīn by Nābulusī, ʿAbd al-Ghanī ibn Ismāʻīl, 1641-1731

The complete work consists of four parts, three of which are to be found in the present manuscript.

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 783
GAL II 345-8, esp. no. 75

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 519 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 26.6 × 15.0 cm.
Dimensions (written):
Foliation:
Foliation:

Layout

39 lines per page

Hand(s)

Written in clear Naskh by Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Jaʿfarī; headings in red and yellow; fol. 1, 216, 296 illuminated.

Decoration

History

Origin: Dated 1160 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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Funding of Cataloguing

Cadbury Research Library


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