Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 101 (T.5.3)
Title: Kitab Sharh Mulhati'l I'rab
Date of Creation: Between 1120 and 1122
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Hariri, Kitab Sharh Mulhati'l I'rab.
Hariri's Rhymed Grammar called the 'Beauty of Desinential Syntax', with Commentary:
Begins: [Arabic characters]
Remarks: Both the text and commentary are by Hariri, who died 515 A.H. = 1121-2 A.D.
Above the gilt title on the first verso is a number: No. 7.
There is on the last verso (blank) the name of a former owner, the Shaikh Barakat, son of the late Shaikh Fadlu'llah.
For other copies, see Brit. Mus. Suppl. Cat. 923-4.
[Formerly Q.5.4; Q.5.67]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 9 3/8 x 7, ff. 97, written in single cols. of 15 lines, each 6 5/8 x 4 5/8, gilt title, rubrics, paged 1-187, marginalia.
Binding: Exactly as in V.8.10, title (gilt): GRAMCA. | POETIC | CV. EXPOS.
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Arabic
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 461.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Muhammad al-Qasim ibn Ali ibn Muhammad ibn Uthman al-Hariri 1054-1122
Poet.
provenance: Barakat Shaikh fl.1600
Son of Shaikh Fadlu'llah.
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