[Collection of Arabic grammatical texts].

  • Manuscript, Book
[between 170-? and 174-?]
275 leaves : paper ; 216 x 153 mm. bound to 216 x 153 mm.


  • Ms. composite codex.
  • Physical description: 6-24 lines per page; written in naskhi/ruqʻah scripts by different hands in black on white laid paper. Catchwords and rubrication; some marginalia and interlinear notation. Extensive damp staining, mosty marginal, with no loss of text. Text 5 is vocalized. Fol. 266a-267a blank.
Binding note
Full leather binding with flap.
Language note
In Arabic.
  • 1. fol. 1b-24b: [A gloss on Jāmī's commentary, al-Fawāʼid al-Ḍiyāʼīyah, on Ibn al-Ḥājib's Kāfiyah]. Incomplete.
  • 2. fol. 25b-37b: [A second gloss on al-Fawāʼid al-Ḍiyāʼīyah]. Incomplete.
  • 3. fol. 38a-41b: [Extract from al-Ifṣāḥ (text 4) on Sūrat al-Fātiḥah]. Incomplete.
  • 4. fol. 42a-265b: al-Ifṣāḥ (fol. 42b). An abridgement of the iʻrāb on Sūrat al-Fātiḥah and of Kitāb al-Kāfiyah. Sultan Murad (III or IV?) is praised in the introduction. Incomplete.
  • 5. fol. 267b-275b: [Unidentified text with interlinear notations in Turkish]. Dated 1126 AH (1714) (fol. 275b).
Source acquisition
Gift; Leland F. Price, 1999/1/2 (1999-18).
Indexed in
Text 4: Leiden, Or. 12.008.
Other title(s)
  • Ifṣāḥ.
  • افصاح.
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