Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS 565 tibb (Arabic Commentaries on the Hippocratic Aphorisms project)

Arabic Commentaries on the Hippocratic Aphorisms project collection


Summary of Contents: This manuscript contains commentary on the book of Aphorisms attributed to Hippocrates.

Original manuscript in Egyptian National Library.

This is a lemmatically arranged commentary. The first few folios are missing, so the copy begins with a middle of comm. on, lemma i. 1; the beginning of each Book is as follows: Bk2: 41b; Bk3: 65a; Bk4: 90b; Bk5: 139b; Bk6: 176a; Bk7: 196b. It is an incomplete copy.

  • (Sālim al-Tunisīسالم التونسي)
  • Language(s): Arabic


    Zaidān, Yūsuf Gregorian ed. intro., pp. 72.

    Physical Description

    Form: codex
    Extent: 214 leaves (ff. 1a-214b)
    Dimensions (leaf):


    One column with 17 lines


    The text is written in maghribi.


    Marginalia: The copyist has entered some corrections in the margins.


    Origin: The copy was completed in 735 A.H.; 1335 CE by Aḥmad ibn 'Abd al-Rahman ibn 'Umar.


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    Funding of Cataloguing

    European Research Council


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