Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms4(o) (University of St Andrews Library, Special Collections, University of St Andrews)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Wiqāyat al-riwāyah fi masā'il al-hidāyah by Burhān al-Sharīʻah, Maḥmūd ibn ʻUbayd Allāh, d. 1274 or 5
Rubric: باب ما يجوز به الوضوء
Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم رب انعمت فزد الحمد الله رب العالمين
Explicit: لا يسعه القياس الاان يعرف طرف المسايل ومذاهب القوم قال ابوبکر و ان حفظ جميع کتب اصحبنا فلا بتعراف يتلمسذ للفتوکت حي مهدي اليه||
Final rubric: باب الحکاية
Colophon: ثم معزوالله تعالي و حسن توفيقه عنه وکرمه وجوده والحمد الله رب لعامين وصلي الله علي سيدنا محمد ونعم المولي نعم النصرفي سنة ثالث وسلي و سبعمائه في اواسط شعبان برحمتک يا ارحم الراحمين

Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 51ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 8.75
Dimensions (written):




  • marginalia Marginal notes in
  • orthography
  • paper



Origin: 763 AH; 1362 CE

Record Sources

Record based on Handlist held in University of St Andrews Library, Special Collections, with additional enhancements by the Fihrist team


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