[شرح الوقاية]

[Sharḥ al-Wiqāyah]

Author
Format
  • Manuscript, Book
Language
Arabic
Published/​Created
[1558 or 1559]
Description
141 leaves : paper ; 305 x 200 (215 x 130) mm. bound to 305 x 210 mm.

Details

Subject(s)
Form/​Genre
Manuscripts, Arabic—16th century
Summary note
A commentary on Wiqāyat al-riwāyah fī masāʼil al-Hidāyah, a work on fiqh by the author's grandfather, Maḥmūd ibn Ṣadr al-Sharīʻah al-Maḥbūbī (d. 1274 or 5). As for the work itself, Wiqāyat al-riwāyah is an epitome of the work called al-Hidāyah by ʻAlī ibn Abī Bakr al-Marghīnānī (d. 1196 or 7). The copy is incomplete and lacks some 15 fol. at the beginning.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title supplied by the cataloger.
  • Copy completed in 966 (1558 or 59) -- colophon (fol. 139b).
  • 29 lines per page. Written in small naskh with elements of nastaʻlīq in black ink with use of red. Catchwords on the verso of each leaf. Foliation in Arabic numerals in black ink (starts with 11 on fol. 4a). Glazed European paper. Some marginal annotation throughout.
  • Incipit (as extant): عندنا والفاسل بالماسح لان الخف مانع من سواية الحدث الى الرجل وما على الخف طهر بالمسح
  • Explicit: ومع ذلك يباح التناول اعتمادا على الغالب
Binding note
Black glossy paper over pasteboard on covers. Green buckram type fabric on spine. Endleaves in thin cream paper.
Language(s)
Arabic.
Provenance
Originally acquired by Robert Garrett from Abraham Shalom Yahuda ; 1942.
Source acquisition
Gift ; Robert Garrett, Class of 1897 ; 1942.
References
  • Mach, R. Yahuda, 1026
  • Brockelmann, C. GAL, I, 468 (I, cmt. a)
  • Brockelmann, C. GAL, SI, 646
Other title(s)
  • Ḥall al-mawāḍiʻ al-mughlaqah min Wiqāyat al-riwāyah fī masāʼil al-Hidāyah
  • حل المواضع المغلقة من وقاية الرواية في مسائل الهداية
OCLC
76170424
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