Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 46347 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Kitāb al-Shāmil wa-baḥr al-kāmil fī uṣūl al-taʻẓīm wa-qawāʻid al-tanjīm by Sakkākī, Yūsuf ibn Abī Bakr, b. 1160

Encyclopaedia of magic and divination in five maqalat

Incipit: الحمد لله الذي جاعل الملايكة رسلا اولي اجنحة مثنى وثلاث ورباع يزيد فى الخلق ما يشاء ان الله على كل شي قدير ... اما بعد قال الشيخ الجليل سراج الدين ابو يعقوب يوسف السكاكي ان هذا كتاب فيه سراير ... العلماء الاولين وكانوا يكتمونه عن الناس
Colophon: كتبه سراج الدين ابي يعقوب الكاكي في تاريخ سنه 652

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 227 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 23 × 15 cm.
Dimensions (written): 17



Two naskhi hands


Origin: 602 AH; 1205 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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