Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 13253 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Taḥrīr al-qawāʻid al-manṭiqīyah by Quṭb al-Taḥtānī, Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1294 or 5-1364 or 5

A commentary on the al-Risālah al-Shamsīyah of Qazwīnī, ʻAlī ibn ʻUmar, 1203 or 4-1276 or 7

Incipit: ان ابهى دررتنظم بيان البيان وازهر زهر تنثر فى اردان الاذهان حمد مبدع انطق الموجود ات بايات /وجوب وجوده ... وبعد فقد طال الحاح المش/ تغلين على ... المترددين الى ان اشرح له الرسالة الشمسية
Colophon: قد وقع الفراغ من تحریر الرساله یوم السبت من شهر ذی القعدة سنه 993

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 108 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 17.9 × 7.5 cm.
Dimensions (written): 21 × 4.5 cm.



Nasta'liq hand


Origin: 993 AH; 1585 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Gift of E.J. Portal

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on Adam Gacek : Catalogue of the Arabic manuscripts in the Library of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, 1981".


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