Format Books
Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Bulqīnī, ʻUmar Ibn Raslān
Dates 1653
Location Washington D.C.
Language Arabic
Subjects Horses
Manuscripts, Arabic
Washington (D.C.)
Kitab qatr al
Other Title
كتاب قطر السيل في أمر الخيل /
Contributor Names
Bulqīnī, ʻUmar ibn Raslān, 1324-1403.
Created / Published
4 Dhū al-Hijjah 1063 [26 October 1653].
Subject Headings
-  Horses
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Ms.
-  Arabic
-  Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC
-  Paper: yellowed cream with watermarks (two crescent moons). Leaves are loose from binding, the first two and the last two have been repaired, and the title page and other pages show damage from humidity. Black and red ink on title page, text mainly in black, with titles of chapters and other words rubricated. Catchwords at bottom of rectos.
-  Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 1-341. DLC
-  Manuscript is an abridgement of Faḍl al-Khayl by ʻAbd al-Muʼmin ibn Khalaf a-Dimyāṭī.
-  Naskhī script; 21 lines in written area, 14 x 9 cm.
-  Fol. 1a-33b.
-  Ownership signature of Muḥammad Khalīl on outer margin of last page.
-  Binding: Cardboard covered with cloth; leather spine.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم اللهم سيد الحمد لله الذي عرفنا بفضله طريق السلامة وأظهر منار منهج الهدى فأعلاه وأوضح أمامه وبعث محمدا أفضل الخلق إليهم فكان فى محراب التقديم أمامه ... أما بعد فهذا تصنيف لطيف فى الخيل شمرت فيه للاختصار الذيل، لخصته من مصنف الشيخ شرف الدين الدمياطى وأضفت اليه أشياء بإختبار ....
33 leaves (21 lines), bound : paper ; 20 x 15 cm.
Call Number
SF285 .B85 1653
Digital Id
amed0001 200149133
amed0001 200149133
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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