Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 25849 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Kitāb al-azhār wa-majma‘ al-anwār al-malqūṭah min basātīin al-asrār majāmīʻ al-fawākih al-rūḥānīyah wa-al-thimār by Bharūchīi, Ḥasan ibn Nūḥ, d. 1533

Chrestomathy of Ismaili literature. Parts 1-3.

Incipit: الحمد لله الذي علم بالقلم علم الانسان ما لم بعلم ... اما بعد فيقول العبد الفقير ... حسن بن نوح لما ولدت بطيب المولد وربيت من قبل الو الدين ... ... الجسمانيين على ولاية اهل بيت رسول الله صلع
Colophon: تم الجزء الثاني من كتاب الازهار سنه 1307 من شهر رجب كاتبه عبد الله حسن بهائي ساكن سيد پور...سنه 1309 کتبه...عبد الحسین ابن ملا هبة الله بهائي رامپوری

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 270 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 21 × 12.5 cm.
Dimensions (written): 16



Coarse naskhi hand


Origin: 1307 AH; 1890 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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