Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 186487 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Zahr al-kimām fī sharh qiṣṣat Yūsuf ʻalayhi al-salām by Awsī, ʿUmar ibn Ibrāhīm, -1350 or 1351
Incipit: قال الامام ابو حفص سراج الدين عمر الانصاري ... المذكر الاول ... الحمد لله رب العالمين حمدا كثيرا اعلموا رحمكم الله ان قصص الانبياء عليهم السلام موعظة ... لمن استمعها وعبرة نافعة لمن جمعها


Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 131 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):



Large partly vocalised naskhi hand

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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