Archive for the 'Arabic MSS' Category

Marifetname,[1220, i.e. 1806].معرفتنامه,[1220ه, 1806م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 826 Title: Marifetname,[1220, i.e. 1806].معرفتنامه,[1220ه, 1806م]. Author: Erzurumlu İbrâhim Hakkı,1703-1780?ارضروملى ابراهيم حقي. Place/Date of Production: [Erzurum?,1806]. Size: 366 leaves :paper ;305 x 200 (200 x 100) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the classical encyclopedic work by Erzurumlu (Erzurumî) İbrâhim Hakkı (d.1780) addressing topics chosen from geography, astronomy and the natural sciences, as […]

al-Jawharah al-munīrah,[985, i.e. 1577].الجوهرة المنيرة,[985ه، 1577م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 63 Title: al-Jawharah al-munīrah,[985, i.e. 1577].الجوهرة المنيرة,[985ه، 1577م]. Author: Ḥaddād, Abū Bakr ibn ʻAlī,d. 1397 or 8.حداد، ابو بكر بن علي. Place/Date of Production: [1577]. Size: 448 leaves :paper ;205 x 155 (159 x 97) mm. bound to 203 x 165 mm. Summary: Elegant copy of al-Jawharah al-nayyirah, the commentary by Abū […]

[Fetava-yı Ataullah nisf-i sani,1149, i.e. 1736].[فتاواى عطاء الله نصف ثانى,1149ه, 1736م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 69 Title: [Fetava-yı Ataullah nisf-i sani,1149, i.e. 1736].[فتاواى عطاء الله نصف ثانى,1149ه, 1736م]. Author: Minkarizade Yahya Efendi,1609 or 10-1678.منقارى زاده يحيى افندى. Place/Date of Production: [1736]. Size: 280 leaves :paper ;212 x 145 (137 x 78) mm. bound to 212 x 148 mm. Summary: Despite spine and edge titles, appears to be […]

Mishkāt al-Maṣābīḥ,[1116, i.e. 1704 or 1705].مشكاة المصابيح,[1116ه، 1704 او 1705م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 483 Title: Mishkāt al-Maṣābīḥ,[1116, i.e. 1704 or 1705].مشكاة المصابيح,[1116ه، 1704 او 1705م]. Author: Khaṭīb al-Tibrīzī, Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd Allāh,fl. 1337.خطيب التبريزي، محمد بن عبد الله. Place/Date of Production: [1704 or 1705]. Size: 197 leaves :paper ;275 x 199 (170-209 x 105) mm. Summary: Fine composite copy of Walī al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd […]

[Hilye-yi şerif ...etc.,1129, i.e. 1716 or 1717].[حليۀ شريف ...الخ,1129ه، 1716 او 1717م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 1008 Title: [Hilye-yi şerif ...etc.,1129, i.e. 1716 or 1717].[حليۀ شريف ...الخ,1129ه، 1716 او 1717م]. Place/Date of Production: [1716 or 1717]. Size: 34 leaves :paper ;165 x 107 (103 x 55) mm. Summary: A fine specimen of Ottoman calligraphy comprising devotional material in Arabic and Turkish, opening with a Turkish elucidation of Sūrat […]

Kitāb Laṭāʼif al-minan fī manāqib Abī al-ʻAbbās wa-shaykhih Abī al-Ḥasan,[late 16th or early 17th century?].كتاب لطائف المنن في مناقب ابي العباس وشيخه ابي الحسن,[اواخر القرن 16م او اوائل القرن 17م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 1029 Title: Kitāb Laṭāʼif al-minan fī manāqib Abī al-ʻAbbās wa-shaykhih Abī al-Ḥasan,[late 16th or early 17th century?].كتاب لطائف المنن في مناقب ابي العباس وشيخه ابي الحسن,[اواخر القرن 16م او اوائل القرن 17م؟]. Author: Ibn ʻAṭāʼ Allāh, Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad,d. 1309.ابن عطاء الله، أحمد بن محمد. Place/Date of Production: [1580-1620]. Size: 116 leaves […]

[Aṣḥāb Badr ...etc.,1200, i.e. 1785 or 1786].[اصحاب بدر ...الخ,1200ه، 1785 او 1786ه].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 233 Title: [Aṣḥāb Badr ...etc.,1200, i.e. 1785 or 1786].[اصحاب بدر ...الخ,1200ه، 1785 او 1786ه]. Place/Date of Production: [1785 or 1786]. Size: 46 leaves :paper ;200 x 140 (132 x 84) mm. Summary: Exquisite calligraphic specimen in the hand of Hakkakzade Hafız Feyzullah, employing a listing of the ṣaḥābah or Companions of the […]

Matn al-Mughnī,[16th century?].متن المغني,[القرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 617 Title: Matn al-Mughnī,[16th century?].متن المغني,[القرن 16م؟]. Author: Ibn Hishām, ʻAbd Allāh ibn Yūsuf,1309-1360.ابن هشام، عبد الله بن يوسف. Place/Date of Production: [15--?] Size: 145 leaves :paper ;270 x 180 (190 x 110) mm. Summary: Fine copy of Ibn Hishām’s (d.761/1360) celebrated treatise on Arabic syntax, arranged by particle. Other Title(s): Mughnī […]

[Dīwān shiʻr Ibn Nubātah,19th century].[ديوان شعر ابن نباته,القرن 19م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 646 Title: [Dīwān shiʻr Ibn Nubātah,19th century].[ديوان شعر ابن نباته,القرن 19م]. Author: Ibn Nubātah, Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad,1287-1366.ابن نباته، محمد بن محمد. Place/Date of Production: [18--]. Size: 450 leaves :paper ;284 x 200 (201 x 126) mm. bound to 296 x 217 mm. Summary: Fine copy of the collected poems of Jamāl al-Dīn […]

Thuyūlūjiyā Arīsṭū ay Fann al-tawḥīd al-ṣarīḥ min al-ʻilm al-ilāhī,[193-?].ثيولوجيا اريسطو اي فن التوحيد الصريح من العلم الالهي,[193-م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 910 Title: Thuyūlūjiyā Arīsṭū ay Fann al-tawḥīd al-ṣarīḥ min al-ʻilm al-ilāhī,[193-?].ثيولوجيا اريسطو اي فن التوحيد الصريح من العلم الالهي,[193-م؟]. Uniform Title: Kitāb Uthūlūjiyā Arisṭāṭālis.كتاب اثولوجيا ارسطاطالس. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [193-?]. Size: 117 leaves :paper ;257-300 x 165-225 mm. bound to 312 x 230 […]

Jamʻ al-wasāʼil fī sharḥ al-Shamāʼil,[1162, i.e. 1749].جمع الوسائل في شرح الشمائل,[1162ه, 1749م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 105 Title: Jamʻ al-wasāʼil fī sharḥ al-Shamāʼil,[1162, i.e. 1749].جمع الوسائل في شرح الشمائل,[1162ه, 1749م]. Author: Qārī al-Harawī, ʻAlī ibn Sulṭān Muḥammad,d. 1605 or 6.قاري الهروي، علي بن سلطان محمد. Place/Date of Production: [1749] Size: 488 leaves :paper ;215 x 125 mm (150 x 65) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a commentary on […]

al-Maqāmāt,[863, i.e. 1459].المقامات,[863ه, 1459م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 863 Title: al-Maqāmāt,[863, i.e. 1459].المقامات,[863ه, 1459م]. Author: Ḥarīrī,1054-1122.حريري. Place/Date of Production: [1459]. Size: 237 leaves :paper ;265 x 185 (183 x 108) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of al-Ḥarīrī’s (d.1122) celebrated Maqāmāt or Sessions modeled after those of al-Hamadhānī (d.1008). Other Title(s): MaqāmātمقاماتEdge title (tail):مقامات الحريريTitle from inscription on 'title page' (p.1):هذا كتاب […]