Manuscripts/Mixed Material Kunnāsh al-Manṣūrī

Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Rāzī, Abū Bakr Muḥammad Ibn Zakarīy
Dates 1400
Location Washington D.C.
Language Arabic
Subjects Manuscripts, Arabic
Medicine, Arab
Washington (D.C.)
Kunnāsh al-Manṣūrī
Other Title
كناش المنصوري
Maqālāt al-Manṣūrī
Text is a well-known medical encyclopedia in 10 chapters, covering diseases of various organs and their treatment as well as a description of anatomy and physiology.
Contributor Names
Rāzī, Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn Zakarīyā, 865?-925?
Created / Published
Subject Headings
-  Medicine, Arab
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
-  Ms.
-  Arabic; Amharic marginal notes fol. 17b.
-  Title added at head of fol. 1a in a much later hand in very pale pink pencil. Also in pink pencil on fol. 173b: Maqālat al-Manṣūrī.
-  Paper: yellowed cream, some with tre luna watermarks. Some leaves restored; many leaves affected by dark stains and humidity. Black and red ink in text; text framed by a single red line, and some words underlined in red. Marginal notes in various hands (including Amharic on fol. 17b); catchwords on rectos.
-  Library of Congress. Arabic manuscripts, SM-55.
-  Fihris al-makhṭūṭāt al-ʻArabīyah fī maktabat al-Kūngris, 42-43.
-  Chapter 2 through a major portion of chapter 10.
-  Nashkī script; 18 lines in written area, 16 x 11 cm.
-  Fol. 1a-173b.
-  Binding: Recently rebound in leather. Text is incomplete, with leaves missing from beginning and end.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: سنذكر هذه الفوهات ويتلوه معا يسمى الدقيق وهذا المعا يلتف تلافيف كثيرة، وسعة هذه الأمعا كلها بقدر سعه البواب، ويتلوه المعا المعروف بالأعور وهو معا غليظ واسع وليس له منفذ ومجرى ....
173 leaves (18 lines), bound : paper : 21 x 15 cm.
Call Number
R128.3 .R336 1400z
Digital Id
amed0001 200149145
amed0001 200149145
Library of Congress Catalog Number
Other Formats
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record

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