Archive for the 'Turkish 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 [...]

[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 [...]

[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 [...]

Kıssa-yi Ebülmihcen ve sair-i mucizat,[1140, i.e. 1727 or 1728].قصۀ ابو المحجن وسائر معجزات,[1140ه, 1727 او 1728م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 857 Title: Kıssa-yi Ebülmihcen ve sair-i mucizat,[1140, i.e. 1727 or 1728].قصۀ ابو المحجن وسائر معجزات,[1140ه, 1727 او 1728م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [1727 or 1728]. Size: 76 leaves :paper ;210 x 165 (175 x 110) mm. Summary: Careful copy of a poetic rendering of [...]

Takvimü’t-tevarih,[ca. 1080, i.e. 1669 or 1670 and 1267, i.e. 1850 or 1851].تقويم التوارخ,[ح. 1080ه، 1669 او 1670م و 1267ه ، 1850 او 1851م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 393 Title: Takvimü't-tevarih,[ca. 1080, i.e. 1669 or 1670 and 1267, i.e. 1850 or 1851].تقويم التوارخ,[ح. 1080ه، 1669 او 1670م و 1267ه ، 1850 او 1851م]. Place/Date of Production: [ca. 1669 or 70 and 1850 or 51]. Size: 126 leaves :paper ;300 x 210 (230 x 132) mm. Summary: Elegant composite copy of [...]

[Divan-ı Atayi ve Divan-ı Nizâmî,17th century?].[ديوان عطايى وديوان نظامى,القرن 17م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 850 Title: [Divan-ı Atayi ve Divan-ı Nizâmî,17th century?].[ديوان عطايى وديوان نظامى,القرن 17م؟]. Author: ʻAṭā'ī, ʻAṭā Allāh ibn Yaḥyā,17th cent..عطاء الله بن يحيى المعروف بنوعى زاده Place/Date of Production: [16--?]. Size: 84 leaves :paper ;198 x 116 (126 x 63) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the Turkish dīvāns of two Ottoman poets, Nevizade [...]

Cild-i evvel-i Mekkî ez Tercüme-yi Maaricü’n-nübüvve fî’s-siyer,[early 19th century?].جلد اول مكى از ترجمۀ معارج النبوة في السير,[القرن 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 374 Title: Cild-i evvel-i Mekkî ez Tercüme-yi Maaricü'n-nübüvve fî's-siyer,[early 19th century?].جلد اول مكى از ترجمۀ معارج النبوة في السير,[القرن 19م؟]. Author: Muʻīn al-Dīn Farāhī,d. 1501 or 2.معين الدين فراهى. Place/Date of Production: [1800-1830?]. Size: 391 leaves :paper ;235 x 165 (165 x 85) mm. Summary: Elegant first volume (addressing Mecca, roughly the [...]

[Calligraphic Specimen,early 19th century?].[مرقع حسن الخط,اوائل القرن 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 276 Title: [Calligraphic Specimen,early 19th century?].[مرقع حسن الخط,اوائل القرن 19م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1800-1843?]. Size: 12 panels :paper ;343 x 215 (200 x 113) mm. Summary: Exquisite calligraphic specimen employing Jāmī's qaṣīdah on the basmalah for mürekkebât meșki exercises, executed by one of the students of Arabzade Mehmet Sadullah Efendi (d.1843). Other [...]

[Kifayetü'l-vakit li-marifeti'd-dair ve fazle ve's-semt ve Teshilü'l-mikat fî ilmi'l-evkat,1232, i.e. 1816 or 1817].[كفاية الوقت لمعرفة الدائر وفضله والسمت وتسهيل الميقات فى علم الاوقات,1232ه, 1816 او 1817م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 829 Title: [Kifayetü'l-vakit li-marifeti'd-dair ve fazle ve's-semt ve Teshilü'l-mikat fî ilmi'l-evkat,1232, i.e. 1816 or 1817].[كفاية الوقت لمعرفة الدائر وفضله والسمت وتسهيل الميقات فى علم الاوقات,1232ه, 1816 او 1817م]. Author: Mustafa bin Ali,Muvakkit,d. 1571.مصطفى بن على,موقت. Place/Date of Production: [1816 or 1817]. Size: 56 leaves :paper ;177 x 127 (125 x 70) mm. [...]

Tabaka-yi mülûk-u Osmaniyan,[between 1839-1861].طبقۀ ملوك عثمانيان،[ما بين 1839 و1861م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 391 Title: Tabaka-yi mülûk-u Osmaniyan,[between 1839-1861].طبقۀ ملوك عثمانيان،[ما بين 1839 و1861م]. Place/Date of Production: [1839-1861]. Size: 1 roll :paper ;2800 x 145-150 (136, 132) mm. Summary: Elegant silsilename of the Ottoman sultans through Abdülmecid I (r.1839-1861) in rotulus format (i.e. scroll opening vertically). Other Title(s): Tabaka-yı mülûk-u Osmaniyan Subject(s): Manuscripts, Turkish--Michigan--Ann Arbor.Turkey--History--Ottoman [...]

[Calligraphic specimen,1195, i.e. 1780 or 1781].[مرقع حسن الخط,1195ه، 1780 او 1781م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 240 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,1195, i.e. 1780 or 1781].[مرقع حسن الخط,1195ه، 1780 او 1781م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1780 or 1781]. Size: 11 panels :paper ;170 x 245 (110 x 183) mm. Summary: Fine album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ / murakkaa) in this case a meșk murakkaa or album of meșkler (exercises) employing first (in [...]

[Hüsn-ü hat risalesi,ca. 1772].[حسن خط رساله سى,ح 1772م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 401 Title: [Hüsn-ü hat risalesi,ca. 1772].[حسن خط رساله سى,ح 1772م]. Author: Mehmet bin Tacettin,d. 1587.محمد بن تاج الدين. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,ca. 1772]. Size: 28 leaves :paper ;222 x 160 (129 x 78) mm. Summary: Exquisite copy of a treatise on calligraphy attributed to Tacbeyzade [Taçbeyzade, Tacizade, Taczade] Mehmet bin Tacettin [Mehmed [...]

[Tercüme-yi Eşcar ü esmar ,1279, i.e. 1863].[ترجمه اشجار واثمار,1279ه, 1863م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 820 Title: [Tercüme-yi Eşcar ü esmar ,1279, i.e. 1863].[ترجمه اشجار واثمار,1279ه, 1863م]. Author: Bukhārī, ʻAlī Shāh ibn Muḥammad,13th cent.بخاري, علي شاه بن محمد. Place/Date of Production: [1863]. Size: 166 leaves :paper ;220 x 153 (161 x 81) mm. Summary: Fine copy of Subhizade Hekîmbaşı Abdülaziz Efendî's (d.1783) Turkish rendering of the astrological [...]

İskendername,[16th century?].اسكندرنامه,[القرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 677 Title: İskendername,[16th century?].اسكندرنامه,[القرن 16م؟]. Author: Ahmedî,1334?-1413.احمدي. Place/Date of Production: [15--?]. Size: 95 leaves :paper ;310 x 215 (208 x 133) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the work by the renowned Ottoman poet Ahmedî on the life and deeds of Alexander the Great, expanding on the features of the legend as they [...]

Divan-ı Ragıp Paşa,[late 18th century?].ديوان راغب پاشا,[اواخر القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 422 Title: Divan-ı Ragıp Paşa,[late 18th century?].ديوان راغب پاشا,[اواخر القرن 18م؟]. Author: Rāghib, Muḥammad,1698 or 9-1762 or 3.راغب قوجه محمد باشا ابن محمد شوقى افندى. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 129 leaves :paper ;204 x 125 (159 x 74) mm. bound to 209 x 130 mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the Dīvān [...]

[Mecmua-yi eşar,late 17th or early 18th century?].[مجموعه اشعار,اواخر القرن 17 او اوائل القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 416 Title: [Mecmua-yi eşar,late 17th or early 18th century?].[مجموعه اشعار,اواخر القرن 17 او اوائل القرن 18م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [1680-1730?]. Size: 123 leaves :paper ;70 x 173 (42 x 131) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of an anthology of Turkish poetry, mainly of Baki Efendi (d.1600), Sami (d.1733), etc. Contributions to the cataloguing [...]

Şerhü’t-Tâiye min Divan-ı Saib,[1178?, i.e. 1765?].شرح التائيه من ديوان صايب,[1178ه؟, 1765م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 408 Title: Şerhü't-Tâiye min Divan-ı Saib,[1178?, i.e. 1765?].شرح التائيه من ديوان صايب,[1178ه؟, 1765م؟]. Author: Nusret,d. 1795.نصرت. Place/Date of Production: [1765?]. Size: 360 leaves :paper ;222 x 170 (170 x 95) mm. Summary: Elegant, apparently autograph copy of the elucidation (or loose translation, ترجمه ) in Turkish by Ebu Bekir Nusret (d.1795), of [...]

Haza Divan-ı Vahhab-i Ümmî,[late 18th century?].هذا ديوان وهاب امى,[اواخر القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 859 Title: Haza Divan-ı Vahhab-i Ümmî,[late 18th century?].هذا ديوان وهاب امى,[اواخر القرن 18م؟]. Author: Vahhab-i Ümmî Abdülvahab,d. 1595.وهاب امى عبد الوهاب. Place/Date of Production: [1770-1793?]. Size: 172 leaves :paper ;227 x 165 (165 x 99) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the dīvān of Vahib-i Ümmî (Vahibi, Vahhab-i Ümmî) Abdülvahab (d.1595). Other Title(s): [...]

Risale-yi tekellüm,[1296, i.e. 1879].رساله تكلم,[1296ه, 1879م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 879 Title: Risale-yi tekellüm,[1296, i.e. 1879].رساله تكلم,[1296ه, 1879م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [Tehran,1879]. Size: 48 leaves :paper ;182 x 115 (115 x 51) mm. bound to 185 x 120 mm. Summary: Elegant copy (possibly autograph) of a treatise addressing conversational phrases in Persian and [...]

Münşeat,[late 18th or early 19th century?].منشأت,[اواخر الرقن 18م او اوائل القرن 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 856 Title: Münşeat,[late 18th or early 19th century?].منشأت,[اواخر الرقن 18م او اوائل القرن 19م؟]. Author: Atıf Mehmet Emin Efendi,d. 1771?عاطف محمد امين افندى. Place/Date of Production: [1770-1830?]. Size: 40 leaves :paper ;236 x 145 (156 x 67) mm. Summary: Fine copy of a collection of letters compiled by Atıf Mehmet Emin Efendi [...]

[Dīvān-i Khvājah-i Salmān ...etc.,823, i.e. 1420].[دیوان خواجه سلمان ...الخ,823ه, 1420م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 407 Title: [Dīvān-i Khvājah-i Salmān ...etc.,823, i.e. 1420].[دیوان خواجه سلمان ...الخ,823ه, 1420م]. Author: Salmān Sāvajī,d. 1376.سلمان ساوجى. Place/Date of Production: [1420]. Size: 293 leaves :paper ;250 x 175 (153 x 92, 219 x 129 including ruled margins) mm. Summary: Elegant majmūʻah containing an early copy of the Dīvān or collected poems of [...]

[Divan-ı Necâtî Bey,989, i.e. 1581].[ديوان نجاتى بك,989ه, 1581م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 403 Title: [Divan-ı Necâtî Bey,989, i.e. 1581].[ديوان نجاتى بك,989ه, 1581م]. Author: Necâtî Bey,d. 1509.نجاتى بك. Place/Date of Production: [1581]. Size: 214 leaves :paper ;268 x 187 (155 x 89) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the Dīvān of Necâtî Bey (İsa) Edirnevî (d.1509). Other Title(s): DivanديوانEdge title (head):ديوان نجاتىEdge title (tail):ديوان نجاتىTitle from [...]

Haza Kitab-ı Hadikatü’s-süada,[1000, i.e. 1592].هذا كتاب حديقة السعدا,[1000ه, 1592م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 855 Title: Haza Kitab-ı Hadikatü's-süada,[1000, i.e. 1592].هذا كتاب حديقة السعدا,[1000ه, 1592م]. Author: Fuzulî,1495?-1556.فضولى بغدادى،محمد بن سليمان. Place/Date of Production: [1592]. Size: 312 leaves :paper ;230 x 155 (152 x 84) mm. Summary: Elegant composite copy of Fuzulî’s rendering of the suffering of the prophets, particularly Imām Ḥusayn in the tragedy at Karbalāʼ, [...]

[al-Kawākib al-durrīyah fī madḥ khayr al-barīyah,16th century?].[الكواكب الدرية في مدح خير البرية,القرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 448 Title: [al-Kawākib al-durrīyah fī madḥ khayr al-barīyah,16th century?].[الكواكب الدرية في مدح خير البرية,القرن 16م؟]. Author: Būṣīrī, Sharaf al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Saʻīd,1213?-1296?بوصيري، شرف الدين محمد بن سعيد. Place/Date of Production: [15--?]. Size: 30 leaves :paper ;220 x 150 (132 x 69) mm. Summary: Fine copy of al-Būṣīrī's poem in praise of the [...]

Ahsenü’l-hadîs,[18th century?].احسن الحديث,[القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 369 Title: Ahsenü'l-hadîs,[18th century?].احسن الحديث,[القرن 18م؟]. Author: Okçuzade Mehmet Şahî,d. 1629.اوقجى زاده محمد شاهى. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 154 leaves :paper ;206 x 118 (139 x 60) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the elegant versification with prose commentary of forty ḥadīth by Okçuzade Mehmet Şahî Bey (d.1629). Other Title(s): Title from [...]

Cild-i sani-yi Medenî ez Tercüme-yi Maaricü’n-nübüvve fî’s-siyer,[early 19th century?].جلد ثانى مدنى از ترجمۀ معارج النبوة في السير,[اوائل القرن 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 375 Title: Cild-i sani-yi Medenî ez Tercüme-yi Maaricü'n-nübüvve fî's-siyer,[early 19th century?].جلد ثانى مدنى از ترجمۀ معارج النبوة في السير,[اوائل القرن 19م؟]. Author: Muʻīn al-Dīn Farāhī,d. 1501 or 2.معين الدين فراهى. Place/Date of Production: [1800-1830?]. Size: 390 leaves :paper :235 x 167 (165 x 85) mm. Summary: Elegant second volume (addressing Medina, roughly [...]

Hâzâ Şerh-i Vaṣṣāf,[18th century?].هذا شرح وصاف,[القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 384 Title: Hâzâ Şerh-i Vaṣṣāf,[18th century?].هذا شرح وصاف,[القرن 18م؟]. Author: Nazmizade Murtaza,d. 1722?نظمى زاده حسين مرتضى افندى. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 369 leaves :paper ;235 x 140 (180 x 83) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the commentary by Bagdatlı Nazmizade Hüseyin Murtaza Efendi (d.1721 or 2?) on Vaṣṣāf’s Tajziyat al-amṣār wa-tajziyat [...]

Mir’âtü’s-safâ,[1262, i.e. 1846].مرآت الصفا,[1262ه، 1846م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 385 Title: Mir'âtü's-safâ,[1262, i.e. 1846].مرآت الصفا,[1262ه، 1846م]. Author: Karaçelebizade Abdülaziz,1591-1658.قره چلبي زاده عبد العزيز. Place/Date of Production: [1846]. Size: 73 leaves :paper ;245 x 140 (155 x 70) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the work on the sīrah of the Prophet by Karaçelebizade Abdülaziz Efendi (d.1658). Other Title(s): Mir'âtü's-safâMirât üs-safâمرآة الصفاء Subject(s): [...]

Hadikatü’s-süadâ,[16th century].حديقة السعداء,[القرن 16م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 387 Title: Hadikatü's-süadâ,[16th century].حديقة السعداء,[القرن 16م]. Author: Fuzulî,1495?-1556.فضولي. Place/Date of Production: [15--]. Size: 277 leaves :paper ;231 x 155 (150 x 78) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of Fuzulî's rendering of the suffering of the prophets, particularly Imām Ḥusayn in the tragedy at Karbalāʼ, drawn from Ḥusayn Vāʻiẓ Kāshifī's Rawz̤at al-shuhadāʼ, a Persian [...]

Nefehat-i üns-i Lâmiî,[1264, i.e. 1848].نفحات انس لامعى,[1264ه، 1848م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 388 Title: Nefehat-i üns-i Lâmiî,[1264, i.e. 1848].نفحات انس لامعى,[1264ه، 1848م]. Author: Lâmiî Çelebi,1472-1532.لامعى چلبى محمود بن عثمان. Place/Date of Production: [1848]. Size: 382 leaves :paper ;248 x 140 (175 x 73) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of Lâmiî Çelebi's Turkish translation of Jāmī's celebrated collection of Ṣūfī biographies with the addition of more [...]

[Münşeat,19th century].[منشآت,القرن 19م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 427 Title: [Münşeat,19th century].[منشآت,القرن 19م]. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,18--]. Size: 143 leaves :paper ;220 x 125 (143 x 64) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a collection of correspondence in Ottoman Turkish. Identification and detailed description of contents provided by András Riedlmayer via the "Collaboration in cataloging: Islamic manuscripts at Michigan" project. "This [...]

Kitab-ı Husrev Şirin,[892, i.e. 1487].كتاب خسروشيرين,[892ه, 1487م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 410 Title: Kitab-ı Husrev Şirin,[892, i.e. 1487].كتاب خسروشيرين,[892ه, 1487م]. Author: Şeyhî,ca. 1373-ca. 1422.شيخي. Place/Date of Production: [1487]. Size: 199 leaves :paper ;210 x 155 (150 x 99) mm. Summary: Fine early copy of Şeyhî's celebrated Turkish version of the Persian allegorical romance, Khusraw va Shīrīn. Other Title(s): Husrev ü Şirinخسرو وشيرينTitle from [...]

ʻUlālat al-majālis majmūʻat al-nafāʼis,[ca. 1120, i.e. 1708].علالة المجالس مجموعة النفائس,[ح 1120ه، 1708م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 409 Title: ʻUlālat al-majālis majmūʻat al-nafāʼis,[ca. 1120, i.e. 1708].علالة المجالس مجموعة النفائس,[ح 1120ه، 1708م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [ca. 1708]. Size: 264 leaves :paper ;222 x 135 (170-180 x 80-86) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a collection (mecmua / majmūʻah) of poetic extracts in [...]

Mahasinü’l-edeb,[1258?, i.e. 1842 or 1843?].محاسن الادب,[1258ه؟, 1842 او 1843م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 396 Title: Mahasinü'l-edeb,[1258?, i.e. 1842 or 1843?].محاسن الادب,[1258ه؟, 1842 او 1843م؟]. Author: Âli, Mustafa bin Ahmet,1541-1599.عالى, مصطفى بن احمد. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1842 or 1843]. Size: 43 leaves :paper ;188 x 115 (127 x 70) mm. Summary: Fine copy of an extract of the work of "mirrors for princes" literature by the [...]

[Mecmua,1024, i.e. 1615 or 1616].[مجموعه,1024ه، 1615 او 1616م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 398 Title: [Mecmua,1024, i.e. 1615 or 1616].[مجموعه,1024ه، 1615 او 1616م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [Bakhchysaraǐ,1615 or 1616]. Size: 38 leaves :paper ;256 x 155 (200 x 102) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a selection of short treatises, mainly on date calculations, calendar tables, etc. [...]

Mizanü’l-hak fî ihtiyari’l-ahak,[1174, i.e. 1761?].ميزان الحق فى اختيار الاحق,[1174ه، 1761م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 371 Title: Mizanü'l-hak fî ihtiyari'l-ahak,[1174, i.e. 1761?].ميزان الحق فى اختيار الاحق,[1174ه، 1761م؟]. Author: Kâtip Çelebi,1609-1657.كاتب جلبي. Place/Date of Production: [1761?]. Size: 56 leaves :paper ;193 x 110 (109 x 47) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of Kâtip Çelebi's final work (composed in 1067/1656), addressing controversial questions of doctrine or practice with proposed solutions, [...]

Hikmet-i tabiiye,[1279, i.e. 1863].حكمت طبيعيه,[1279ه, 1863م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 833 Title: Hikmet-i tabiiye,[1279, i.e. 1863].حكمت طبيعيه,[1279ه, 1863م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [1863]. Size: 142 leaves :paper ;209 x 130 (156 x 90) mm. bound to 215 x 138 mm. Summary: Careful copy of an Ottoman physics (physical science or natural sciences, i.e. hikmet-i [...]

[Mecmua,1093, i.e. 1682].[مجموعه،1093ه، 1682م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 851 Title: [Mecmua,1093, i.e. 1682].[مجموعه،1093ه، 1682م]. Place/Date of Production: [1682]. Size: 93 leaves :paper ;203 x 133 (145-147 x 77-80) mm. Summary: Careful copy of a collection (mecmua / majmūʻah) of miscellaneous excerpts in prose and verse. Other Title(s): Extraits de divers ouvrages en langue turqueHikayet-i şeyhü'l-arifin Bayezit Bistamiحكايت شيخ العارفين بايزيد [...]

Hikem münderice fî şerh-i Münferice,[1090, i.e. 1679].حكم مندرجه في شرح منفرجه,[1090ه, 1679م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 428 Title: Hikem münderice fî şerh-i Münferice,[1090, i.e. 1679].حكم مندرجه في شرح منفرجه,[1090ه, 1679م]. Author: İsmail Ankaravî,d. 1631 or 2.اسماعيل انقروى. Place/Date of Production: [1679]. Size: 122 leaves :paper ;135 x 100 (91 x 55) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the Turkish commentary by İsmail Ankaravî Rasühî Dede (d.1632) on al-Qaṣīdah al-Munfarijah, [...]

[Tercüme-yi Kitâbü'l-Harâc,1188, i.e. 1774].[ترجمۀ كتاب الخراج,1188ه, 1774م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 425 Title: [Tercüme-yi Kitâbü'l-Harâc,1188, i.e. 1774].[ترجمۀ كتاب الخراج,1188ه, 1774م]. Author: Rodosîzade Mehmet bin Mehmet,d. 1701.ردوسى زاده محمد بن محمد. Place/Date of Production: [1774]. Size: 173 leaves :paper ;206 x 130 (135 x 60) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the Turkish rendering by Rodosîzade Mehmet bin Mehmet (d.1701) of Abū Yūsuf's (d.798) treatise [...]

Merahü’l-maali fî şerhi’l-Emali,[1216, i.e. 1801].مرح المعالي في شرح الامالي,[1216ه, 1801م]

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 424 Title: Merahü'l-maali fî şerhi'l-Emali,[1216, i.e. 1801].مرح المعالي في شرح الامالي,[1216ه, 1801م] Author: Ahmet Asım,1755-1819 or 20.احمد عاصم. Place/Date of Production: [1801]. Size: 101 leaves :paper ;240 x 147 (167 x 72) mm. Summary: Elegant, apparently autograph copy of the commentary by the celebrated Ottoman offical historiographer (vak’anüvîs / vakanüvîs) Ahmet Asım [...]

[Mecmua,17th century?].[مجموعه,القرن 17م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 421 Title: [Mecmua,17th century?].[مجموعه,القرن 17م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [16--?]. Size: 81 leaves :paper ;285 x 180 (200 x 75) mm. Summary: Carefuly copy of a collection (mecmua / majmūʻah ) of excerpts and brief works on astronomy, tafsīr, grammar, Ṣūfī thought, etc. along with a great assortment of poetic excerpts, mainly in [...]

[Münşeat-i Atıf Efendi ... etc.,18th century].[منشآت عاطف افندى ... الخ,القرن 18م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 420 Title: [Münşeat-i Atıf Efendi ... etc.,18th century].[منشآت عاطف افندى ... الخ,القرن 18م]. Author: Atıf Mehmet Emin Efendi,d. 1771?عاطف محمد امين افندى. Place/Date of Production: [1740-1770]. Size: 94 leaves :paper ;220 x 125 (160 x 59) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of what appears to be a collection of letters compiled by Atıf [...]

[Rahatü'l-eşbah fi beyanü'l-ervah ... etc.,1098, i.e. 1686 or 1687].[راحة الاشباح فى بيان الارواح ... الخ,1098ه، 1686 او 1687م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 419 Title: [Rahatü'l-eşbah fi beyanü'l-ervah ... etc.,1098, i.e. 1686 or 1687].[راحة الاشباح فى بيان الارواح ... الخ,1098ه، 1686 او 1687م]. Author: Ahmet Vecdi Efendi,d. 1633.احمد وجدى افندى. Place/Date of Production: [1686 or 1687]. Size: 86 leaves :paper ;230 x 140 (167 x 83) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a collection (majmūʻah / [...]

Kitab-i Şah u geda,[17th or 18th century?].كتاب شاه وكدا,[القرن 17 او 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 413 Title: Kitab-i Şah u geda,[17th or 18th century?].كتاب شاه وكدا,[القرن 17 او 18م؟]. Author: Yahyâ Bey,d. 1582.يحيى بيك. Place/Date of Production: [16-- or 17--?]. Size: 81 leaves :paper ;160 x 100 (110 x 60) mm. Summary: Careful copy of Şah u geda or "The King and the beggar," most popular of [...]

Wasīlat al-najāt fī mawlid Ashraf al-mawjūdāt,[15th century].وسلية النجات في مولد اشرف الموجودات,[القرن 15م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 412 Title: Wasīlat al-najāt fī mawlid Ashraf al-mawjūdāt,[15th century].وسلية النجات في مولد اشرف الموجودات,[القرن 15م]. Author: Süleyman Çelebi,d. 1422?سليمان چلبي. Place/Date of Production: [14--]. Size: 61 leaves :paper ;230 x 156 (185 x 110) mm. Summary: Fine (though damaged) early copy of the famous poem in praise of the Prophet by Süleyman [...]

Şemail-i şerif,[early 18th century?].شمائل شريف,[اوائل القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 411 Title: Şemail-i şerif,[early 18th century?].شمائل شريف,[اوائل القرن 18م؟]. Author: Ayn-ı Ekber Mehmet Efendi,d. 1722?عين اكبر محمد افندى. Place/Date of Production: [1700-1747?]. Size: 58 leaves :paper ;195 x 125 (117 x 70) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of Ayn-ı Ekber Mehmet Efendi's (d.1722) versified Turkish work on the characteristics of the Prophet. Other [...]

Mevlûd-u şerif,[18th century?].مولود شريف,[القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 406 Title: Mevlûd-u şerif,[18th century?].مولود شريف,[القرن 18م؟]. Author: Süleyman Çelebi,d. 1422?سليمان چلبي. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 10 leaves :paper ;182 x 116 (123 x 73) mm. bound to 187 x 118 mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the famous poem in praise of the Prophet by Süleyman Çelebi of Bursa (d.1422?). Contributions [...]

Divan-ı Celâlî,[late 16th century?].ديوان جلالي,[اواخر القرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 405 Title: Divan-ı Celâlî,[late 16th century?].ديوان جلالي,[اواخر القرن 16م؟]. Author: Hüseyin Celâl Bey,Celâlî,d. 1571.حسين جلال بك،جلالى. Place/Date of Production: [1570-1599?]. Size: 23 leaves :paper ;262 x 162 (173 x 88) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the Dīvān (collected poems) of Hüseyin Celâl Bey, known as Celâlî (1517-1571), see Türk dili ve edebiyatı [...]

[Tuhfe-yi Şâhidî ... etc.,1135, i.e. 1723].[تحفۀ شاهدى ... الخ,1135ه, 1723م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 400 Title: [Tuhfe-yi Şâhidî ... etc.,1135, i.e. 1723].[تحفۀ شاهدى ... الخ,1135ه, 1723م]. Author: Şahidî İbrahim Dede,1470-1550.شاهدي ابراهيم دده. Place/Date of Production: [1723]. Size: 84 leaves :paper ;216 x 146 (144 x 69, 191 x 102) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the well-known versified Persian-Turkish vocabulary of Şâhidî İbrahim Dede of Muğla (d.1550) [...]

Tuhfetü’l-Haremeyn,[18th century?].تحفة الحرمين,[القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 395 Title: Tuhfetü'l-Haremeyn,[18th century?].تحفة الحرمين,[القرن 18م؟]. Author: Nabi,1641 or 2-1712.نابي. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 90 leaves :paper ;197 x 120 (137 x 60) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the Nabi's account of his pilgrimage (ḥajj) to Mecca and Medina. Other Title(s): Edge title (tail):تحفة الحرمينTitle from closing matter:تحفۀ حرمينTuhfe-yi HaremeynTuhfet ül-HaremeynTuhfetü’l-Haremeyni’l-Muhteremeyn [...]

Tezkire-yi rumat,[early 19th century?].تذكرۀ رمات,[اوائل القرن 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 394 Title: Tezkire-yi rumat,[early 19th century?].تذكرۀ رمات,[اوائل القرن 19م؟]. Author: Abdullah el-Kâtip.عبد الله الكاتب. Place/Date of Production: [1800-1840?]. Size: 86 leaves :paper ;215 x 158 (143 x 81) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the work on archery by Abdullah el-Kâtip (of the Valide Sultan Camii) with descriptions of archery grounds in Istanbul, [...]

Menakıb-ı Hazret-i Üveys el-Karani,[1168, i.e. 1754 or 1755].مناقب حضرت اويس القرنى,[1168ه، 1754 او 1755م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 390 Title: Menakıb-ı Hazret-i Üveys el-Karani,[1168, i.e. 1754 or 1755].مناقب حضرت اويس القرنى,[1168ه، 1754 او 1755م]. Author: Sabâyî Hayrettin Çelebi.صبايى خير الدين چلبی. Place/Date of Production: [1754 or 1755]. Size: 20 leaves :paper ;209 x 125 (145 x 69) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the hagiographical work in verse relating the legend [...]

Nesayihü’l-ebrar,[late 16th or early 17th century?].نصايح الابرار,[اواخر القرن 16 او اوائل القرن 17م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 389 Title: Nesayihü'l-ebrar,[late 16th or early 17th century?].نصايح الابرار,[اواخر القرن 16 او اوائل القرن 17م؟]. Author: Abdülkerim b. Mehmet,fl. 1574?عبد الكريم بن محمد. Place/Date of Production: [1574-1620?]. Size: 14 leaves :paper ;195 x 123 (125 x 60) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a collection of maxims and wise sayings from an assortment [...]

Ravzatü’l-guzza,[17th century].روضة الغزا,[القرن 17م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 383 Title: Ravzatü'l-guzza,[17th century].روضة الغزا,[القرن 17م]. Author: Katip Mustafa Zühtü,fl. 1663.كاتب مصطفى زهدى. Place/Date of Production: [1663-1699?]. Size: 84 leaves :paper ;253 x 160 (178 x 96) mm. Summary: Elegant, yet possibly draft copy (müsvedde / مسوده, see inscriptions on pp.1 and 2), of a brief history by Katip Mustafa Zühtü ( [...]

[Nebzet min Zeyl-i Nâbî an Feth-i Mekketi'l-Mükerreme ... etc.,ca. 1163, i.e. 1749].[نبذة ذيل نابي عن فتح مكة المكرمة ... الخ,حوالى 1163ه، 1749م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 378 Title: [Nebzet min Zeyl-i Nâbî an Feth-i Mekketi'l-Mükerreme ... etc.,ca. 1163, i.e. 1749].[نبذة ذيل نابي عن فتح مكة المكرمة ... الخ,حوالى 1163ه، 1749م]. Author: Nabi,1642-1712.نابى. Place/Date of Production: [ca. 1749]. Size: 140 leaves :paper ;213 x 125 (161 x 63) mm. Summary: Fine copy of a collection (mecmua / majmuʻah) of [...]

Hamse-yi Nevai,[ca. 890, i.e. 1495].خمسۀ نواى,[ح. 890ه، 1495م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 450 Title: Hamse-yi Nevai,[ca. 890, i.e. 1495].خمسۀ نواى,[ح. 890ه، 1495م]. Author: Alisher Navoiĭ,1441-1501.مير على شير نوائ. Place/Date of Production: [Herat,1485] Size: 325 leaves :paper ;240 x 180 (171 x 119) mm. Summary: Elegant early copy of the five mesnevis of Mir Ali Şîr Nevâî (d.1501), including Ḣaĭratul-abror (حيرت الابرار / Ḥayrat al-abrār), [...]

Siyer-i Veysî ma Zeyl-i Nabi,[18th century?].سير ويسى مع ذيل نبى,[القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 377 Title: Siyer-i Veysî ma Zeyl-i Nabi,[18th century?].سير ويسى مع ذيل نبى,[القرن 18م؟]. Author: Veysî,1561-1628.اويس بن محمد آلاشهري ويسي. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 340 leaves :paper ;242 x 145 (173 x 75) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of Veysî's (d.1628) work on the sīrah of the Prophet through the battle of Badr [...]

Mā lā budda minhu lil-adīb min al-mashhūr wa-al-gharīb ʻalá Tārīkh Waṣṣāf,[ca. 1745].ما لا بد منه للاديب من المشهور والغريب على تاريخ وصاف,[ح 1745م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 449 Title: Mā lā budda minhu lil-adīb min al-mashhūr wa-al-gharīb ʻalá Tārīkh Waṣṣāf,[ca. 1745].ما لا بد منه للاديب من المشهور والغريب على تاريخ وصاف,[ح 1745م]. Author: Nâilî Ahmet Efendi,d. 1748نائلى احمد افندى. Place/Date of Production: [ca. 1745]. Size: 290 leaves :paper ;300 x 168 (210 x 89) mm. Summary: Fine copy of [...]

Neylül-reshad fî emri’l-cihad,[18th century?].نيل الرشاد في أمر الجهاد,[القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 373 Title: Neylül-reshad fî emri'l-cihad,[18th century?].نيل الرشاد في أمر الجهاد,[القرن 18م؟]. Author: Mehmet Emin Salim,1688-1743.محمد امين سالم. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 126 leaves :paper ;218 x 140 (140 x 72) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the work on jihād by Mehmet Salim Mirzazade (d.1743) ; contents listing at opening of codex [...]

[Tasavvuf risalesi,1021, i.e. 1612 or 1613].[تصوف رساله سى,[1021ه، 1612 او 1613م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 372 Title: [Tasavvuf risalesi,1021, i.e. 1612 or 1613].[تصوف رساله سى,[1021ه، 1612 او 1613م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [1612 or 1613]. Size: 30 leaves :paper ;277 x 175 mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a brief treatise on Ṣufism. Other Title(s): Unidentified-Can you help supply this [...]

[Hikmet-i tabiiye defteri,mid 19th century].[حكمت طبيعيه دفترى,اواسط القرن 19م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 831 Title: [Hikmet-i tabiiye defteri,mid 19th century].[حكمت طبيعيه دفترى,اواسط القرن 19م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [1841-1848]. Size: 36 leaves :paper ;170 x 120 (125 x 76) mm. Summary: Carefully executed physics (physical sciences or natural sciences, i.e. hikmet-i tabiiye) notebook containing numerous sample problems [...]

[Vafiyetü'l-evkat ve Kifayetü'l-vakit li-marifeti'd-dair ve'l-fazle ve's-semt,1211, i.e. 1796 or 1797 and 1204, i.e. 1790].[وفاية الاوقات و كفاية الوقت لمعرفة الدائر والفضله والسمت,1211ه, 1796 او 1797م و 1204ه, 1790م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 830 Title: [Vafiyetü'l-evkat ve Kifayetü'l-vakit li-marifeti'd-dair ve'l-fazle ve's-semt,1211, i.e. 1796 or 1797 and 1204, i.e. 1790].[وفاية الاوقات و كفاية الوقت لمعرفة الدائر والفضله والسمت,1211ه, 1796 او 1797م و 1204ه, 1790م]. Author: Mustafa bin Ali,Muvakkit,d. 1571.مصطفى بن على,موقت. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1796 or 1797 and 1790]. Size: 50 leaves :paper ;177 x 118 [...]

[Kifayetü'l-vakit li-marifeti'd-dair ve fazle ve's-semt ...etc.,1238, i.e. 1822].[كفاية الوقت لمعرفت الدائر وفضله والسمت ...الخ,1238ه, 1822م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 828 Title: [Kifayetü'l-vakit li-marifeti'd-dair ve fazle ve's-semt ...etc.,1238, i.e. 1822].[كفاية الوقت لمعرفت الدائر وفضله والسمت ...الخ,1238ه, 1822م]. Author: Mustafa bin Ali,Muvakkit,d. 1571.مصطفى بن على,موقت. Place/Date of Production: [1822]. Size: 60 leaves :paper ;160 x 111 (119 x 63) mm. Summary: Careful copy of two treatises by Muvakkit Mustafa b. Ali (d.1571), timekeeper [...]

[Fetava-yi Ali Efendi...etc.,18th century?].[فتاواى على افندى ... الخ,القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 683 Title: [Fetava-yi Ali Efendi...etc.,18th century?].[فتاواى على افندى ... الخ,القرن 18م؟]. Author: Ali Efendi,Çatalcalı,1631 or 2-1692.على افندىچاتالجه لو. Place/Date of Production: [17--?]. Size: 259 leaves :paper ;300 x 185 (197 x 85) mm. bound to 308 x 195 mm. Summary: Fine copy of the collection of legal decisions (fetvas) by Ali Efendi [...]

[Zübdetü'l-fuhûs fî Nakşi'l-Fusûs ...etc.,ca. 1107, i.e. 1696].[زبدة الفحوص في نقش الفصوص ... الخ,حوالي 1107ه، 1696م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 682 Title: [Zübdetü'l-fuhûs fî Nakşi'l-Fusûs ...etc.,ca. 1107, i.e. 1696].[زبدة الفحوص في نقش الفصوص ... الخ,حوالي 1107ه، 1696م]. Author: İsmail Ankaravî,d. 1631 or 2.اسماعيل انقروى. Place/Date of Production: [ca. 1696]. Size: 118 leaves :paper ;217 x 152 (145-150 x 66-73) mm. Summary: Fine collection (majmūʻah / mecmua) opening with the Turkish commentary by [...]

Tuhfetüʼl-mülûk,[1174, i.e. 1761].تحفة الملوك,[1174ه، 1761م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 676 Title: Tuhfetüʼl-mülûk,[1174, i.e. 1761].تحفة الملوك,[1174ه، 1761م]. Author: Quddūsī, ‘Abd al-Raḥmān ibn ‘Abd Allah,d. 1669 or 70.قدوسي، عبد الرحمن بن عبد الله. Place/Date of Production: [1761]. Size: 162 leaves :paper ;210 x 170 (153 x 90) mm. Summary: Fine copy of a commentary on the well-known versified Persian-Turkish vocabulary of Şâhidî İbrahim [...]

Behcetü’l-fetâva,[1154, i.e. 1741].بهجة الفتاوى,[1154ه، 1741م ].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 673 Title: Behcetü'l-fetâva,[1154, i.e. 1741].بهجة الفتاوى,[1154ه، 1741م ]. Author: Abdullah Yenişehirli,d. 1742 or 3.عبد الله يكيشهري. Place/Date of Production: [1741]. Size: 262 leaves :paper ;300 x 200 (187-234 x 67-118) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the collection of legal decisions by Yenişehirli Abullah Efendi (d. 1742 or 3), compiled (with an Arabic [...]

Tevfik muvaffikü’l-hayrât li-neyli’l-berekât fi hizmet menbai’s-saâdât,[mid to late 18th century].توفيق موفق الخيرات لنيل البركات فى خذمت منبع السعادات,[اواسط الى اواخر القرن 18م]

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 672 Title: Tevfik muvaffikü'l-hayrât li-neyli'l-berekât fi hizmet menbai's-saâdât,[mid to late 18th century].توفيق موفق الخيرات لنيل البركات فى خذمت منبع السعادات,[اواسط الى اواخر القرن 18م] Author: Kara Davutzade Mehmet Efendid. 1756.قره داود زاده الرومي محمد بن احمد افندى. Place/Date of Production: [1750-1799]. Size: 356 leaves :paper ;315 x 206 (214 x 126) mm. [...]

Mufti-yi zemân Hoca Çelebi Ebussuud hazretlerinin risale-yi mübarekesi,[1017, i.e. 1608].مفتئ زمان خواجه چلبى ابو السعود حضرتلرينك رساله مباركه سى,[1017ه، 1608م]

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 671 Title: Mufti-yi zemân Hoca Çelebi Ebussuud hazretlerinin risale-yi mübarekesi,[1017, i.e. 1608].مفتئ زمان خواجه چلبى ابو السعود حضرتلرينك رساله مباركه سى,[1017ه، 1608م] Author: Abū al-Saʻūd Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad,1492 or 3-1574 or 5.ابو السعود محمد بن محمد. Place/Date of Production: [1608]. Size: 36 leaves :paper ;210 x 139 (135 x 75) mm Summary: [...]

[Calligraphic specimen,18th or 19th century?].[مرقع حسن الخط,القرن 18 او 19م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 278 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,18th or 19th century?].[مرقع حسن الخط,القرن 18 او 19م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [17-- or 18--?]. Size: 3 panels :paper ;255 x 180 (192 x 121) mm. Summary: Fine album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ / murakka), namely pieces from a meșk murakka carrying alphabetic exercises (müfredat) through the letter sīn. Final [...]

[Mecmua-yi eşar,late 18th century?].[مجموعه اشعار,اواخر القرن 18م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 423 Title: [Mecmua-yi eşar,late 18th century?].[مجموعه اشعار,اواخر القرن 18م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [1770-1799]. Size: 122 leaves :paper ;233 x 134 (162 x 70) mm. Summary: Elegant collection of poetic excerpts in Persian and Turkish organized according to arrangment in tables at opening (see pp.6-20), compiled by the Ottoman grand vizier and littérateur, [...]

[Tarih-i İzzi,1181, i.e. 1768].[ تاريخ عزي,1181ه, 1768م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 382 Title: [Tarih-i İzzi,1181, i.e. 1768].[ تاريخ عزي,1181ه, 1768م]. Author: İzzî, Süleyman,d. 1755.عزي، سليمان. Place/Date of Production: [1768]. Size: 314 leaves :paper ;290 x 175 mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the official Ottoman history covering the years 1157-1165 (1744-1752) composed by official historiographer (vak'anüvîs / vakanüvîs), Süleymân İzzî (d.1755). Other Title(s): Title [...]

el-Fevayihü’n-nebeviye fi’s-siyeri’l-Mustafaviye,[1264, i.e. 1848].الفوائح النبويه في السير المصطفويه,[1264ه، 1848م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 376 Title: el-Fevayihü'n-nebeviye fi's-siyeri'l-Mustafaviye,[1264, i.e. 1848].الفوائح النبويه في السير المصطفويه,[1264ه، 1848م]. Author: Karaçelebizade Abdülaziz,1591-1658.قره چلبي زاده عبد العزيز. Place/Date of Production: [1848]. Size: 226 leaves :paper ;276 x 160 (187 x 77) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the work on the Prophet attributed to Karaçelebizade Abdülaziz Efendi (d.1658). Table of contents at [...]

[Tuhfe-yi Şâhidî,1123, i.e. 1711 or 1712].[تحفۀ شاهدى,1123ه, 1711 او 1712م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 399 Title: [Tuhfe-yi Şâhidî,1123, i.e. 1711 or 1712].[تحفۀ شاهدى,1123ه, 1711 او 1712م]. Author: Şahidî İbrahim Dede,1470-1550.شاهدي ابراهيم دده. Place/Date of Production: [1711 or 1712]. Size: 48 leaves :paper ;270 x 165 (202 x 91) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the well-known versified Persian-Turkish vocabulary of Şâhidî İbrahim Dede of Muğla (d.1550) with [...]

[Taqwīm,1235, i.e. 1856 and 1857].[تقويم,1235ج، 1856 و 1857م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 834 Title: [Taqwīm,1235, i.e. 1856 and 1857].[تقويم,1235ج، 1856 و 1857م]. Author: Unidentified-Can you help supply this information? Please comment! Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul?,1856-1857]. Size: 14 leaves :paper ;224 x 153 (168 x 105) mm. Summary: Careful copy of an astronomical almanac (natījah / rūznāmah / ephemeris) for the Jalālī year 1235 (indicated [...]

[Teshil-i Rasad cedid-i Kasînî,late 19th century].[تسهيل رصد جديد قسينى,اواخر القرن 19م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 825 Title: [Teshil-i Rasad cedid-i Kasînî,late 19th century].[تسهيل رصد جديد قسينى,اواخر القرن 19م]. Author: Durak Paşa Zade.طوراق پاشا زاده. Place/Date of Production: [1868-1899]. Size: 30 leaves :paper ;245 x 175 (180 x 120) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the set of astronomical tables for the period beginning with the opening of the [...]

Ruzname-yi Şeyh Vefa,[1157?, i.e. 1744 or 1745?].روزنامۀ شيخ وفا,[1157ه؟, 1744 او 1745م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 821 Title: Ruzname-yi Şeyh Vefa,[1157?, i.e. 1744 or 1745?].روزنامۀ شيخ وفا,[1157ه؟, 1744 او 1745م؟]. Author: Vefa,Şeyh,d. 1490..شيخ وفاء Place/Date of Production: [1744 or 1745?]. Size: 9 leaves :paper ;205 x 143 (176 x 103) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the calendar or almanac of Şeyh Vefa (Muslihittin Mustafa, d.1490) comprised mainly of [...]

[Leylâ ve Mecnun,late 16th century?].[ليلى ومجنون,اواخر القرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 417 Title: [Leylâ ve Mecnun,late 16th century?].[ليلى ومجنون,اواخر القرن 16م؟]. Author: Fuzulî,1495?-1556.فضولي. Place/Date of Production: [15--?]. Size: 62 leaves :paper ;223 x 135 (147 x 63) mm. Summary: Elegant (though incomplete, with end lacking) copy of Fuzulî's renowned Turkish rendering of the romance of Laylá and Majnūn. Illustrated with four miniatures (see [...]

[Netâyicüʼl-fünun ve mehâsinüʼl-mütun ... etc.,1068, i.e. 1658].[نتايج الفنون ومحاسن المتون,1068ه, 1658م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 680 Title: [Netâyicüʼl-fünun ve mehâsinüʼl-mütun ... etc.,1068, i.e. 1658].[نتايج الفنون ومحاسن المتون,1068ه, 1658م]. Author: Nev'î,1533-1599.نوعي. Place/Date of Production: [1658]. Size: 126 leaves :paper ;206 x 125 (148 x 61) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the encyclopedic survey of the twelve sciences or branches of learning by Nev'î, Yahya b. Pîr Ali b. [...]

Divân-ı Baki Efendi,[1176, i.e. 1762 or 1763].ديوان باقى افندى,[1176ه، 1762 او 1763م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 678 Title: Divân-ı Baki Efendi,[1176, i.e. 1762 or 1763].ديوان باقى افندى,[1176ه، 1762 او 1763م]. Author: Baki,1526-1600.باقي. Place/Date of Production: [1762 or 1763]. Size: 175 leaves :paper ;202 x 140 (139 x 75) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the collected poems of the celebrated Turkish poet, Baki Efendi (d.1600). Other Title(s): Edge title [...]

Zeyl-i Siyer-i Nabi,[1165, i.e. 1752].ذيل سير نابي,[1165ه، 1752م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 675 Title: Zeyl-i Siyer-i Nabi,[1165, i.e. 1752].ذيل سير نابي,[1165ه، 1752م]. Author: Nabi,1642-1712.نابى. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul,1752]. Size: 222 leaves :paper ;213 x 127 (155 x 65) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of Nabi's continuation of Veysî's (d. 1628) work on the sīrah of the Prophet, Dürretü't-tac fî sîret Sâhibi'l-mirâc or Siyer-i Veysî. Contents [...]

Siyer-i Veysî,[1053, i.e. 1643].سير ويسى,[1053ه، 1643م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 674 Title: Siyer-i Veysî,[1053, i.e. 1643].سير ويسى,[1053ه، 1643م]. Author: Veysî,1561-1628ويسى. Place/Date of Production: [1643]. Size: 1119 leaves :paper ;202 x 140 (143 x 83) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the first part of Veysî's work on the sīrah of the Prophet. Numerous poetic and other excerpts on added leaves at opening and [...]

[Majmūʻat rasāʼil,before 1274, i.e. 1875 or 1876].[مجموعة رسائل,قبل 1274ه، 1875 او 1876م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 508 Title: [Majmūʻat rasāʼil,before 1274, i.e. 1875 or 1876].[مجموعة رسائل,قبل 1274ه، 1875 او 1876م]. Place/Date of Production: [1840-1876]. Size: 142 leaves :paper ;296 x 205 (215-220 x 120-125) mm. Summary: Fine collection (majmūʻah) of works and excerpts on various topics of Ṣūfism, articles of faith, fiqh, etc. conluding with a small collection [...]

[Majmūʻat adʻiyah wa-aḥzāb,late 18th or early 19th century].[مجموعة أدعية واحزاب,اواخر القرن 18م أو اوائل القرن 18م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 161 Title: [Majmūʻat adʻiyah wa-aḥzāb,late 18th or early 19th century].[مجموعة أدعية واحزاب,اواخر القرن 18م أو اوائل القرن 18م]. Place/Date of Production: [1790-1819?]. Size: 100 leaves :paper ;181 x 127 (119 x 69) mm. bound to 181 x 132 mm. Summary: Fine copy of a collection of prayers, with detailed contents listing at [...]

Fetava-yı Ataullah,[1125, i.e. 1713].فتاواى عطاء الله,[1125ه, 1713م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 68 Title: Fetava-yı Ataullah,[1125, i.e. 1713].فتاواى عطاء الله,[1125ه, 1713م]. Author: Minkarizade Yahya Efendi,1609 or 10-1678.منقارى زاده يحيى افندى. Place/Date of Production: [1713]. Size: 368 leaves :paper ;278 x 170 (203 x 83) mm. Summary: Well-annotated and quite early copy of the collection of fatwás of Minkarizade Yahya Efendi compiled by Ataullah Mehmet [...]

[Majmūʻat awrād wa-adaʻiyah,1129, i.e. 1716 or 1717].[مجموعة اوراد وادعية,1129ه، 1716 أو 1717م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 160 Title: [Majmūʻat awrād wa-adaʻiyah,1129, i.e. 1716 or 1717].[مجموعة اوراد وادعية,1129ه، 1716 أو 1717م]. Place/Date of Production: [1716 or 1717]. Size: 102 leaves :paper ;212 x 160 (159 x 111) mm. bound to 212 x 165 mm. Summary: Fine copy of a prayerbook containing selections from the Qurʼān (namely Sūrat Yāsīn and [...]

Tarjamah-ʼi chihil ḥadīs̲ ,[16th century?].ترجمۀ چهل حدیث,[القرن 16م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 447 Title: Tarjamah-ʼi chihil ḥadīs̲ ,[16th century?].ترجمۀ چهل حدیث,[القرن 16م؟]. Author: Alisher Navoiĭ,1441-1501.مير على شير نوائى. Place/Date of Production: [15--?]. Size: 9 leaves :paper ;216 x 132 (138 x 73) mm. Summary: Fine copy of Mir Ali Şîr Nevâî's [Navāʼī] Chagatai Turkish verse paraphrase of Jāmī's rendering of forty ḥadīth, with Persian [...]

Mecmua-yi Münîf,[ca. 1742?].مجموعۀ منيف،[ح 1742م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 444 Title: Mecmua-yi Münîf,[ca. 1742?].مجموعۀ منيف،[ح 1742م؟]. Author: Antakyalı Münīf,1717-1743 or 4.انطاكيالى منيف. Place/Date of Production: [ca. 1742?]. Size: 89 leaves :paper ;254 x 145 (174 x 72) mm. Summary: Stunning copy of a collection of works by Münîf of Antakya (d.1743 or 4), opening with a collection of thirty-nine ḥadīth accompanied [...]

[Calligraphic specimen,1205?, i.e. 1790 or 1791?].[مرقع حسن الخط,1205ه؟, 1790 او 1791م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 402 Title: [Calligraphic specimen,1205?, i.e. 1790 or 1791?].[مرقع حسن الخط,1205ه؟, 1790 او 1791م؟]. Place/Date of Production: [1790 or 1791?]. Size: 8 leaves :paper ;175 x 468 (98 x 395) mm. Summary: Exquisite album of calligraphy (muraqqaʻ or murakkâ) with design for a monumental inscription to appear on an archery stone (menzil taşı) [...]

Nazm-ı Dilârâ,[1231, i.e. 1815 or 1816].نظم دلارا,[1231ه, 1815 او 1816].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 414 Title: Nazm-ı Dilârâ,[1231, i.e. 1815 or 1816].نظم دلارا,[1231ه, 1815 او 1816]. Author: Osman Şakir,d. 1818?عثمان شاكر. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul,1815 or 1816]. Size: 52 leaves :paper ;175 x 115 (98 x 58) mm. Summary: Elegant autograph copy of the versified Persian-Turkish glossary of the müderris Osman Şakir (whose name appears in [...]

[İran risalesi,ca. 1291, i.e. 1874].[ايران رساله سى,ح 1291ه، 1874م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 392 Title: [İran risalesi,ca. 1291, i.e. 1874].[ايران رساله سى,ح 1291ه، 1874م]. Author: Münif Paşa,1830?-1910.منيف باشا محمد طاهر. Place/Date of Production: [ca. 1874]. Size: 16 leaves :paper ;280 x 250 mm. Summary: Exquisite copy of a short treatise composed by Mehmet Tahir Münif Paşa (d.1910) chiefly on envoys sent from the Ottoman sultan [...]

[al-Kawākib al-durrīyah fī madḥ khayr al-barīyah,16th century?].[الكواكب الدرية في مدح خير البرية,القرن 17م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 446 Title: [al-Kawākib al-durrīyah fī madḥ khayr al-barīyah,16th century?].[الكواكب الدرية في مدح خير البرية,القرن 17م؟]. Author: Būṣīrī, Sharaf al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Saʻīd,1213?-1296?بوصيري، شرف الدين محمد بن سعيد. Place/Date of Production: [15--?]. Size: 18 leaves :paper ;251 x 170 (131-180 x 77-120) mm. Summary: Fine copy of al-Būṣīrī's poem in praise of the [...]

Subhatuʻl-uşşâk,[17th century?].سبحة العشاق,[القرن 17م؟].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 445 Title: Subhatuʻl-uşşâk,[17th century?].سبحة العشاق,[القرن 17م؟]. Author: Latifî,1491-1582لطيفي. Place/Date of Production: [16--?]. Size: 21 leaves :paper ;197 x 122 (134 x 79) mm. Summary: Fine copy of the collection of one hundred ḥadīth accompanied by paraphrase in Turkish verse by Latîfî (Abdüllatif Çelebî Kastamonulu, d.1582). Other Title(s): Unidentified-Can you help supply this [...]

Sıhhat-ı âbâd,[early 18th century].صحت آباد,[اوائل القرن 18م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 443 Title: Sıhhat-ı âbâd,[early 18th century].صحت آباد,[اوائل القرن 18م]. Author: Osmanzade Taip, Ahmet,1660?-1724.عثمان زاده احمد تائب بن عثمان. Place/Date of Production: [1700 to 1750]. Size: 24 leaves :paper ;242 x 135 (170 x 73) mm. bound to 242 x 138 mm. Summary: Elegant copy of the commentary of Aḥmad Tāʼib ibn ʻUthmān, [...]

[Munājāt ʻAlī ... etc.,994, i.e. 1585 or 1586].[مناجات على ... الخ,994ه, 1585 او 1586م].

Shelfmark: Isl. Ms. 437 Title: [Munājāt ʻAlī ... etc.,994, i.e. 1585 or 1586].[مناجات على ... الخ,994ه, 1585 او 1586م]. Author: ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib,Caliph,ca. 600-661.علي بن ابي طالب,خليفة. Place/Date of Production: [Istanbul,1585 or 1586]. Size: 23 leaves :paper ;258 x 117 (228 x 81) mm. Summary: Elegant copy of a majmūʻah with the qaṣīdah in [...]