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Call Number: MS Hunter 120 (T.6.2)
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: 'Ali ibn Abi Talib, Apothegms and Sermons.
Jalalu'l Din Muhammad Davani, Treatises.
Izzu'l Dini'bn 'Abdi'l Salami'bn Ahmada'l Makdisi, Taflis Iblis.
On the first fly-leaf (attached) is [in Arabic characters]: DIHNU'L KIST.
On the verso of the first folio, under some Sufi verses in Arabic, is the following index in an early XVIII. Cent. hand: Libellus Arab. de preceptis et monitis Imperatoris Ali | filii Abi-Tālib, sc. de sapienter-dictis viis. | Mohammad Al Davāni varia Opuscula seu Tractatus. | Explicatio [in Arabic characters]: RUBA'IYAH Tetrastichorum variorum Persice. | Tract: dictus Al Saiha wal Sadā, i.e. Clamor et Echo. Persice. | Tract. Pers. dictus Al Tahlīlīya seu Exaltationes de | mysteriis Formulae Non est Deus nisi [Greek characters]. | Tract. Pers. dictus Explicatio Amatorii carminis. | Tract. Pers. de Justo et Aequo. | Tract. seu Comment. Pers. in aliquam Versiculum. | Tract. Arabicus. dictus Tephlīs Iblīs seu | Inopia Diaboli, revelans astutias ejus et | defectus Sanctorum, et quomodo in eos dominetur.
On the verso of the last folio is pencilled in a later hand: Wm. Bonick (?).
[Formerly Q.6.6; Q.6.94]
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 8 5/8 x 6½, ff. 120, written in single cols. of 23 lines, each 5 5/8 x 4, rubrics, marginalia.
Binding: Millboards, half-bound crimson morocco, marbled-paper sides and flap
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), pp 464-465.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Izzu al-Din Abd al-Salam
author: Muhammad ibn As'ad Jalal al-Din al-Dawani 1427-1502/3
Kadi of Fars.
author: Ali Ibn al-Talib
provenance: William Bonick
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