Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 253029 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

Contents

2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Islamic poetry and Swahili poetry

1.
Title: Inkishafi

Includes notes and translations of the poem as well as material on the history of Swahili literature by Hichens and others

Incipit: Bismillahi naiqadimu, Hali ya kutunga hino nudhumu
Language(s): Swahili, English

References

2.

A collection of letters dated 1938 and 1939, by and to Hichens, regarding the publication of Al-Inkishafi

Language(s): English

References

Physical Description

Form: codex
1 volume 118 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Typescript

History

Origin: 1938 CE

Record Sources

"Swahili Manuscripts Collections".

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact SOAS Archives and Special Collections Admissions. Contact docenquiry@soas.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript.

Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


Comments

Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.

TO TOP