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Call Number: MS Hunter 147 (T.7.6)
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Unknown Author, Fragment of Philosophical Commentary.
Unknown Author's Treatise on Metaphysics, especially on the definition of terms.
Remarks: The beginning is lost: one folio is detached; the rest run on consecutively; in all 67 are written on. The writing breaks off abruptly. The author cites throughout two works called the HAWASHI and the FAWASHI, and on f. 16 recto the TAHSIL. The SHIFA' is cited on f. 2, and AL FARABI is mentioned on f. 56. The whole is a discussion of the nature of existence in the abstract
Physical Description: Bound volume.
8 x 5, ff. 73, written in single cols. of 19 lines, each 5 x 2 7/8.
Binding: Millboards, covered black morocco, stamped centre
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Arabic
Material Type: Treatise
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. 473.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247
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