Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Islamic Arabic 796 (Cadbury Research Library, University of Birmingham)

Mingana

Contents

Summary of Contents: 1 copy of A general historical work, based on the works of several authors by Muḥammad ibn Maḥmūd ibn ʿUmar ibn Shihāb al-Dīn Māhmūd ibn Salmān Ibn Fahd al-Ḥalabī

The author is the great grandson of Ibn Fahd, Maḥmūd ibn Salmān, 1246-1325 الشهاب محمود بن سلمان الحلبي، 644-725 هـ

Many folios missing

Incipit: نقل هذا التاريخ من كتب عديدة ... اللّهم الهمنا رشدنا و وقفنا للصواب

Language(s): Arabic

References

Printed catalogue no. 1850

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 112 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 26.7 × 18.4 cm.
Dimensions (written):
Foliation:
Foliation:

Layout

Differing numbers of lines

Hand(s)

Written by the author in a rough Naskhī with several corrections

Decoration

History

Origin: Undated, probably 15th 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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