Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Arabic 18 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Arabic Manuscripts


1 copy of al-Kāfī li-al-Kulaynī by Kulaynī, Muḥammad ibn Yaʻqūb, d. 941?

Stated at end of manuscript to be part of al-Rawḍah min al-Kāfī but actually starts with a book from part five of al-Furūʻ

Incipit: كتاب المعيشة باب دخول الصوفية على أبي عبدالله عليه السلام واحتجاجهم عليه فيما ينهون الناس عنه من طلب الرزق
Explicit: تم كتاب الروضة من الكافي و هو اخره والحمد لله رب العالمين..||
Language(s): Arabic

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 456 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 11.25
Dimensions (written):



Nastaliq >


Provenance and Acquisition

in Gregorian.


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