تفسير ابو الليث

Tafsīr Abū al-Layth.

Author
Uniform title
Format
  • Manuscript, Book
Language
Arabic
Published/​Created
[1328]
Description
175, i leaves: paper ; 247 x 178 (187 x 132) mm. bound to 248 x 185 mm.

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Subject(s)
Summary note
Acephalous copy of the second part of Samarqandī's commentary of the Qurʼān, comprising the text from sūrah 7:42 to the end of sūrah 18.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title from colophon (fol. 174b).
  • Physical description: 25 lines per page. Written in clear medium small naskh in black ink (faded to brown), with use of red to overline the commented text ; yāʼ for alif maqṣūrah. Thick, soft cream paper with laid and chain lines visible. Chiefly quaternions. Marginal annotations (mainly collation notes; gloss by another hand at the end of the copy). Stained with water.
  • Collation: Paper, fol. 175, i ; 1¹ (one leaf, fol. 1) 2-22⁸ 23⁸ (-2 at end of quire) i (later added fly-leaf ; European paper with watermark).
  • Origin: According to colophon, copied by Ismāʻīl ibn Yaʻqūb, and completed on 8 Rajab 728 [May 19, 1328] (fol. 175a).
  • Beginning as extant: \\ فصدقناهم ونودوا ونودوا ان تلكم الجنة قال بعضهم قبل ان يدخلوها قال لهم خزنة الجنة
  • Explicit: الى بيت المعمور حشو ذلك النور ملايكة يصلون ويستغفرون له حتى يستيقظ
Binding note
Brown leather over paper pasteboards with a small central blind-stamped mandorla and an outer border consisting of blind fillets for upper and lower covers. Upper cover disbound. Spine broken.
Provenance
Acquired from Abraham Shalom Yahuda, 1942.
Source acquisition
Gift ; Robert Garrett, Class of 1897 ; 1942.
References
  • Mach, R. Yahuda, 321
  • Brockelmann, C. GAL, I, 196 (6/1) ; SI
Other format(s)
  • Microfilm negative available for reproduction.
  • Also available in an electronic version.
OCLC
227038573
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