Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 191668 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Zād al-mustaqni‘ fī ikhtiṣār al-muqni‘ by Ḥujāwī, Mūsá ibn Aḥmad, d. 1560
Incipit: الحمد لله حمدا لا ينفد افضل ما ينبغي ان يحمد ... اما بعد فهذا مختصر في الفقه من مقنع الامام الموفق ابي محمد على قول واحد وهو الراجع في مذهب الامام احمد ... كتاب الطهارة وهي ارتفاع الحدث ... وما في معناه وزوال الخبث

Language(s): Arabic


Abridgment of al-Muqni‘ or al-Iqnā‘ li-talib al-intifā‘ المقنع او الاقناع لطالب الانتفاع of Ibn Qudāmah, Muwaffaq al-Dīn ʻAbd Allāh ibn Aḥmad, 1147-1223 ابن قدامة، موفق الدين عبد الله بن احمد .

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: ruled paper.
fol. 43 22.5 × 16 cm. 18 × 11 cm.



Cursive vocalized naskhi hand. Text rubricated.


Origin: 1169 AH; 1756 CE

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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