Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 25741 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


1 copy of Tarbiyat al-mu‘minīn by Nuʻmān ibn Muḥammad, Abū Ḥanīfah, d. 974

Fragment of a commentary on author's own work on Ismaili fiqh and kalam entitled Daʻāʼim al-Islām دعائم الاسلام comprising part 9, chapter 7 to end of part 11

Incipit: Incip.: ... المجلس السابع من الجزو التاسع بسم الله ... الحمد لله ولي كل نعمة وفضل ودافع كل كريهة وازل

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 115 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 22.5 × 19 cm.
Dimensions (written): 16.5 × 14.5 cm.



Large naskhi hand


Origin: 1242 AH; 1826 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Sir Oliver Wardrop

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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