Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 41879 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

Contents

Summary of Contents: 7 works by 5 authors on the subjects of Islamic law, Islam, Devotional poetry, and Islamic poetry
1.
Incipit: أأنعمُ عيشاً بعدما حل عارضي, طلائعُ
Language(s): Arabic
3.
Incipit: اعلم اذا مات الانسان اولايبدا في التركة
Colophon: تمت الكتاب ...علی ید عيسى في يوم الابعاء في شهر ذي الحجة سنه هزار صد چهل و هفت

Language(s): Arabic

References

4.
Incipit: باب قتل عثمان

Language(s): Arabic

References

5.
Title: Munājāt

A Persian religious poem

Incipit: نستعین الله فی کل الامور زاد فی قلبی بذکر والسرور
Language(s): Persian
6.
Incipit: اللهم انت ربى وعلمك حسين فنعم الرب ربى ... ونعم الحسب حسبى تنصر من تشاء وانت العزيز الرحيم
Language(s): Arabic

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Physical Description

Form: codex
1a-2a f. 2a-21b f. 22a-26b f. 26b-35a f. 35a-36a f. 36b-38a. 38b-96b f.
Dimensions (leaf): 22 × 12.5 cm.
Dimensions (written): 17.5

Layout

Hand(s)

Mostly Ottoman naskhi hand

History

Origin: 1147 AH; 1735 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".

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. Microfiche copy available for purchase from : Brill - IDC Publishers.

Subjects

  • Islamic law
  • Islam--Prayers and devotions
  • Devotional poetry, Arabic
  • Islamic poetry, Persian
  • Islam--History

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