Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 45811 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

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Summary of Contents: 3 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Logic, Arabic language, Vocabulary, Persian language, and Turkish language

Commentary on a statement in the commentary al-Fawāʼid al-Fanārīyah of Fanārī, Muḥammad ibn Ḥamzah, 1350 or 51-1430 or 31 on the Kitāb al-īsāghūjī of Athīr al-Dīn al-Abharī, al-Mufaḍḍal ibn ʻUmar, d. 1265

Incipit: ان احسن ما يفتح به المنطق والكلام حمد الله الواحد الذى برا الانام ... وبعد فهذه تحقيقات شريفة بعبارات لايقة ... علقتها على البحث المتد اول فيما ... بين المحصلين الموسوم بجهة الوحدة
Colophon: تمت الکتاب ...تحریر تحریر فی شهر ذالحجه سنه 1201

Language(s): Arabic



Treatise on Arabic grammar in seven chapters. Same as Berlin 6842

Incipit: الحمد لله رب العالمين ... وبعد فان كل كلمة اشتقاقية ان تجرد ماضيه المفرد المذكر الغائب من ... حرف زائد يسمى مجردا واصليا
Language(s): Arabic


Incipit: بنام خالق وحی و توانا قدیم و قادر و دانا
Language(s): Ottoman Turkish and Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
1a-16b f. 17b-32b f. 33b-53b f.
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Naskh and ta'liq hands


Origin: 1201 AH; 1787 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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