الفية نحو

Alfīyat naḥw

Author
Uniform title
Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
Arabic
Published/​Created
[16th century?]
Description
123 leaves : paper ; 157 x 100 (110 x 55) mm bound to 157 x 100 mm.

Details

Subject(s)
Donor
Library of Congress genre(s)
Rare books genre
Getty AAT genre
Summary note
A metrical work on grammar.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title from title page (fol. 1a).
  • Marginal and interlinear notes. Inscription on title page (fol. 1a).
  • Collation: Paper ; fol. 123 ; catchwords ; modern foliation in pencil using Western numerals.
  • Layout: 8 lines per page.
  • Description: Full vowel signs ; paper tinted light red ; MS in fair condition, first folio defective.
  • Origin: Probably from XVIth century.
  • Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم. قال محمد هو ابن مالك * احمد ربي الله خير مالك
  • Explicit: وآله الغرّ الکرام البررة * وصحبه المنتخبين الخيرة
Binding note
Later type II (with flap) binding in dark brown leather. Blind-tooled mandorla with pendants and cornerpieces and decorative blind-tooled edging on covers. Pink paper pastedowns with gold painted design. Flap is missing.
Provenance
Acquired from Brill, Leyden, 1904.
Source acquisition
Gift ; Robert Garrett, Class of 1897 ; 1942.
References
  • Hitti, P. Garrett coll., 404.
  • Ḥājjī Khalīfah, Kashf al-ẓunūn (1835-58), I, p. 407.
  • Ahlwardt, Verzeichnis der arabischen Handschriften, 6633.
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
OCLC
1340422597
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