Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 25732 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Sharḥ al-akhbār fī faḍāʼil al-aʼimmah al-abrār by Nuʻmān ibn Muḥammad, Abū Ḥanīfah, d. 974

Ismail history of the Shi'ah. Parts 13-14.

Incipit: ... الجزء الثالث عسر من كتاب شرح الاخبار ذكر من قتل مع الحسين صلوات الله عليه من اهل بيته قتل مع الحسين بن على بن ابي طالب صلوات الله عليه ... يوم قتل ابنه على بن الحسين

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 80 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 20 × 13 cm.
Dimensions (written): 13.5 × 68.5 cm.



Neat 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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