Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 159 (T.7.18)
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Yusufu'l Hanafi, al Maksud.
Unknown Author, Bina'u'l Af'al.
Unknown Author, Amthilatu'l Mukhtalifah.
Remarks: 1 and 2 are dated A.H. 983 (1575-6 A.D.). 3 is undated, and is followed by paradigms of the weak verbs.
According to some authorities the author of the Maksud is Abu Hanifah.
For another copy of 1, see T.5.13: of 3, Brit. Mus. Suppl. Cat. 968 iii.
For other copies of these works see Brit. Mus. Cat. p. 473.
On the first fly-leaf (attached) in an XVIII. Cent. French hand: Trait de la Grammaire Arabe.
On the verso of the first folio is drawn a flower (?a carnation) in gold and red.
The first three fly-leaves at the end are written over in a French hand with paradigms, etc.
[Formerly S.7.14; S.7.106]
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 7 3/4 x 5, ff. 50, well written (in the first three quires) in single cols. of 11 lines, each 4 5/8 x 2, rubrics, in the two last quires the hand is minute and fantastically written in all directions, the numerous marginalia often written diagonally.
Binding: Millboards, quarter-bound calf, marbled paper sides
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), pp 478-479.
Accession Number: 2482
See details of how this material was acquired
Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: al-Sharif Ahmad ibn Yusuf al-Husayni al-Brusawi al-Maqdisi al-Hanafi fl.1474
WebPAC PRO © Innovative Interfaces, Inc.