Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 191652 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


1 copy of al-Qawāʻid al-uṣūlīyah by Baʻlī, ʻAlī ibn Muḥammad

Incipit: قال الشيخ الامام ... ابو الحسن علاء الدين ... علي بن عباس البعلي الحنبلي المعروف بابن اللحام الحمد لله الذي مهد قواعد الدين بكتابه المنزل وجعلنا من عباده المومنين باتباع نبيه المرسل ... اما بعد فان علم اصول الفقه لما كان في علم الشريعة كواسطة ... النظام متوسطا بين رتبتي الفروع وعلم الكلام استحرت الله في تاليف كتاب اذكر فيه قواعد وفوايد اصولية واردف كل قاعدة مسائل تتعلق بها من الاحكام ... الفروعية ... القاعدة الاولى الفقه له حدود

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: laid paper.
fol. 113 32 × 19.5 cm. 27 × 15 cm.



Clear modern naskhi hand. Text rubricated.


Origin: 19th century CE; >13th century AH

Provenance and Acquisition

in 20th century.

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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