[Collection of Arabic texts].

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  • Manuscript, Book
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Arabic

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  • Fols. 122; 21.8 x 15.6 cm.; written surface 18-19.5 x 12.5-14 cm.; 17-25 lines to page; on glazed European paper; in Fārisi and naskhi; with catchwords; entries and headings in red.
  • A collection containing:
  • 1. Zād al-masīr fī al-fihrist al-ṣaghīr, a bibliographical catalog by al-Suyūṭī, A.H. 911 [A.D. 1505]. See ḥājjī Khalīfah, Kashf al-ẓunūn (1835-58), III, p. 529.
  • 2. Riṣālah fī mā warada fī al-sabʻah alladhīna yuẓilluhum Allāh fī ẓillih, a work on the seven types of men who will enjoy glory in the presence of God.
  • 3. Ṣawb al-ghamāmah fī irsāl ṭaraf al-ʻimāmah, a work on the manmer of donning al-ʻimāmah (turban), by Kamāl al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad ibn Abī Sharīf al-Maqdisī, A.H. 906 [A.D. 1500/1]. See ḥājjī Khalīfah, Kashf al-ẓunūn (1835-58), IV, pp. 111/2; Ahlwardt, Verzeichnis der arabischen Handschriften, 5453.
  • 4. Multaqaṭ min Bard al-akbād ʻinda faqd al-awlād, selections from Bard al-akbād ʻinda faqd al-awlād, a work of comfort on the loss of children by Ibn Nāṣir al-Dīn, A.H. 842 [A.D. 1438]. See ḥājjī Khalīfah, Kashf al-ẓunūn (1835-58), II, p. 42; Catalogue des manuscrits arabes de la Bibliothèque Nationale, 1312.
  • 5. Sanad al-ḥāfiẓ Burhān al-Dīn al-ḥalabī li-Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī, an appraisal of the Ṣaḥīḥ of al-Bukhārī, the famous corpus of traditions by al-Bukhārī, A.H. 250 [A.D. 870]. The appraisal is by Burhān al-Dīn al-ḥalabī.
  • 6. Wuṣūl al-amānī bi-uṣūl al-tahānī by al-Suyūṭī, a treatise on the foundation in traditions for the custom of congratulations. See ḥājjī Khalīfah, Kashf al-ẓunūn (1835-58), VI, pp. 447/8; Ahlwardt, Verzeichnis der arabischen Handschriften, 5576.
  • 7. Alwiyat al-naṣr fī khiṣṣīṣan bi-al-qaṣr, a short tract on determining the correct vocalization of khiṣṣīṣan, by al-Suyūṭī. The author seizes the opportunity to attack his rival al-Sakhāwī, A.H. 902 [A.D. 1497].
  • 8. Asmāʼ muʼallafāt al-Suyūṭī, a list of the works of al-Suyūṭī.
  • 9. Selections and quotations on various subjects from different works.
  • Parts of the collection were copied in A.H. 911 [A.D. 1506] by ʻUmar ibn Aḥmad al-Shammāʻ al-Bīlūnī, a disciple of al-Suyūṭī. MS in fair condition; western binding. Probably from XVIth century.
  • Acquired from Brill, Leyden, A.D. 1900.
Other title(s)
  • Riṣālah fī mā warada fī al-sabʻah alladhīna yuẓilluhum Allāh fī ẓillih.
  • Asmāʼ muʼallafāt al-Suyūṭī.
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1340423994
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