Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 43260 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

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Summary of Contents: 2 works by Dawwānī, Muḥammad ibn Asʻad, 1426 or 7-1512 or 13 on the subjects of Shiites and Islam

Second of three sets of glosses on the commentary entitled al-Sharḥ al-jadīd الشرح الجديد of Qūshjī, ʻAlī ibn Muḥammad, d. 1474 or 5 قوشجي، علي بن محمد on the Tajrīd al-ʻaqāʼid تجريد العقائد of Ṭūsī, Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1201-1274

Incipit: اللهم اهدنا الصراط المستقيم واعدنا من الشيطان الرجيم ... وبعد فانا قد كتبنا فى سالف الزمان ... حواش على الشرح الجديد للتجريد
Colophon: تمت سنه 934

Language(s): Arabic


Incipit: الحمد لله الذى جعل السلطان غياثا للمستغيثين ... وبعد فيقول محمد بن اسعد الدوانى الصديقى انى كنت برهة من الزمان ومدة من الاوان مشغوفا بان ... اسلك فى سلك خدام حضرة من فاق سلاطين الايام

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
1b-74b f. 75b-88b f.
Dimensions (leaf): 17.5 × 13 cm.
Dimensions (written): 14 × 7.5 cm.



Ottoman nasta'liq hands


Origin: 934 AH; 1527 CE 940 AH; 1533 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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