Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 21977 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Nawādir al-ūṣūl fī ma‘rifat aḥādīth al-rasūl by Ḥakīm al-Tirmidhī, Muḥammad ibn ʻAlī active 898

Collection of select traditions, arranged in 293 sections called usul. Second half (asl 183-293).

Incipit: الاصل الثالث والثمانون والماية حدثنا عمر بن ابن عمر العبرى حدثنا المسيب بن واضح السلمى حدثنا بن المبارك عن معمر عن سماك بن الفضل ... ان رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم امره ان يقرا القران فى ... اربعين ليلة فاستراده حتى رجع الى سبع
Colophon: كتبه...یحیى بن عبد الله...وذلك في ذى القعدة سنه اربع وثمان خمسمايه

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 282 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 25.5 × 17 cm.
Dimensions (written): 19 × 11.5 cm.



Clear naskhi hand


Origin: 584 AH; 1188 CE

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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