Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 48239 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

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Summary of Contents: 1 copy of al-Minaḥ al-Makkīyah fī sharḥ al-Hamzīyah by Ibn Ḥajar al-Haythamī, Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad, ca. 1503-ca. 1566

Commentary on al-Qaṣīdah al-Hamzīyah fī madḥ khayr al-barīyah, or Umm al-qurá, of Būṣīrī, Sharaf al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Saʻīd, 1213?-1296?

Lacks ff. 98-127

Incipit: الحمد لله الذى اختص نبينا محمدا صلى الله عليه وسلم بكتاب اخرس الفصحاء ... وبعد فمما يتعين على كل مكلف ان يعتقد ان كمالات نبينا صلى الله عليه ... وسلم لا تحص
Colophon: حرر هذا الكتاب...الحاج یوسف بن عبد الله...وکان الفراغ من اتمامه یوم الثلثا من اواخر شهر رجب سنه ثمان وسبعین ومأية بعد الالف
Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 250 f.
Dimensions (leaf): 21.5 × 16 cm.
Dimensions (written): 15 × 10 cm.



Neat naskhi hand


Origin: 1178 AH; 1764 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by L.S. Amery


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