[Collection of Arabic texts].

Manuscript, Book


  • Copied A.H. 758 [A.D. 1357] by ʻAbd al-Ṣādiq ibn ʻAlī ibn ʻAbd al-Raḥmān al-Maghribī al-Mālikī.
  • Fols. 169; 27.5 x 19.3 cm.; written surface 21.2 x 15 cm.; 25 lines to page; on glazed Arabic paper; in naskhi; with catchwords.
  • A collection containing:
  • 1. A work on religious and moral duties entitled Mukhtaṣar Kitāb al-Amr bi-adāʼ al-farāʼiḍ wa-ijtināb al-maḥārim, being an abridgment of another work al-Amr bi-adāʼ al-farāʼiḍ wa-ijtināb al-maḥārim. The name of the epitomizer appears in the beginning as ʻAbd Allāh ibn ʻAbd al-Raḥmān al-Ṣadafī.
  • 2. A homily by Abū ʻAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn Fatḥ entitled Kitāb Munāṣaḥat al-nafs.
  • 3. A collection of traditions against evil speech respecting a person in his absence entitled Kitāb al-Ghaybah by al-Ḥārith ibn Asad al-Muḥāsibī, A.H. 243 [A.D. 857/8].
  • 4. A work on religious and moral problems by al-Muḥāsibī entitled Mukhtaṣar al-maʻānī, based on the Koran and traditions.
  • 5. A work on the laws of inheritance entitled al-Ḥujub fī al-farāʼiḍ.
  • A few marginal notes and glosses; Arabic leather binding with flap; gilt stamped and blind tooling.
  • Acquired from Brill, Leyden, A.D. 1900.
Other title(s)
  • Amr bi-adāʼ al-farāʼiḍ wa-ijtināb al-maḥārim.
  • Ḥujub fī al-farāʼiḍ.
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